179 bands compete for 1000 guinea trophy in Brass Band Championship at Crystal Palace. London.
Item title reads - Great festival of melody. 179 bands from all over Britain contest in National Festival for Brass Band Championship and 1000 Guinea Trophy. Crystal Palace, London.
L/S of Crystal Palace, the camera pans across to the bandstand with men standing around. M/S of one band playing.
Intertitle - 'for hours the 12 judges were "imprisoned" in a tent.' M/S of the tent, the camera pans across to the bandstand where another band is playing.