Contest Schedule

DCUK Event - Sunday 9th September 2018

Venue Midlands Area - venue to be advised 
Midlands - to be advised 


Show Sponsor - Beeches

Doors open - tbc

Contest start - tbc



Competing Units
In alphabetical order
Blue Diamonds Cadets DE)
Cadence Academy
Thurrock Marching Brass

Blue Diamonds (DE)
Dynamic Vibe
East Coast Elite
Kidsgrove Scouts
The Company
The Pacemakers
The Vikings (IRE)


Judge Information
Caption Judge


Ticket Information



Travel Information

How do I get to Rugby Club? (Taken from Stadium website)

By Road:
All routes approach from the South of Birmingham via the M42

From the M42 at Junction 3:
From the M42, Junction 3 head north on the A435 towards Birmingham, after 1.5 miles, go acorss roundabout at Becketts Farm continuing on the A435. After 2.5 miles at roundabout (large Sainsbury’s opposite) take 3rd exit (signed to Warstock, Shirley and Solihull) into Maypole Lane. After 1 mile turn left opposite Peterbrook Primary School into Yardley Wood Road. Continue straight across a large roundabout (3rd exit). Continue past the bus garage on left. Continue across a double mini roundabout complex. After 0.5 miles, cross two pedestrian crossings, and immediately turn left (before the bright green health centre) onto Billesley Common.

From the North East
Go down the M1 to the M42 turnoff at Nottingham, then M42 southwest to Junction 3

From London and the South East
Use the M40 to M42 then South West to Junction 3 or M1 to M6 then M42 south west to Junction 3

From the South West
Use the M5 and up the M42 to Junction 3

Info for Sat- Nav Users:
Please use the directions above and not your Sat Nav or directions linked to Google Maps

By Train:
From Birmingham Snow Hill (a few minutes walk from New Street) to Stratford Upon Avon call at Yardley Wood station and this approximately 15 minute walk from the ground. Trains from Worcester to Stratford Upon Avon also call at Yardley Wood station (Buses 2 and 12 can be used to transfer between the ground and the rail station.

By Bus:
There are seven bus routes with services every few minutes
Buses 2 and 12 from the city centre both stop right outside the Yardley Wood Road entrance
The outer circle route (Service Nos 11a and 11c) passes about 100 yards north of the ground along Brook Lane.
Buses 69 and 76 also come close, stopping on Hollybank Lane, on the west side of the ground
Bus service 50 along Alcester Road, through Moseley and Kings Heath is also within a few minutes walk.

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