Raise funds for Wantage Silver Band through your online shopping!

What is it?

The site allows you (or your friends, colleagues, our audiences) to shop on some of the most popular sites including Ebay, Marks & Spencer, Play.com, John Lewis, Boots, WH Smith, Lastminute.com and many many more.

Business shoppers are also welcome with donations also being made by Dell, Euroffice, BT Broadband etc.  A last minute holiday?  Christmas presents?  Or just treat yourself?

Visit
www.easyfundraising.org.uk/wantageband

Easyfundraising is a shopping portal that raises money for Wantage Silver Band at no extra cost to the shopper.

There are over 600 retailers all making donations to your chosen cause.  Easyfundraising is a no hassle, easy to use site that costs the user nothing but could raise lots of money for the band.

www.easyfundraising.org.uk/wantageband

How do I use it?

You will be asked to register once (which takes no more than 30 seconds) and pick your cause as Wantage Band.

From here you can navigate to your chosen retailer, start shopping and raise money for the band.

Each retailer on the site has listed the donation that they are prepared to give, enabling us to have greater transparency of what has been raised.

 

About Us

Wantage Silver Band has been making music in Wantage, Oxfordshire and beyond since 1972.

Our 'A' Band competes in the prestigious Championship Section of the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain and having won the Regionals recently competed at the Championships in October at the Royal Albert Hall gaining 10th place. They are now placed 52nd in the world.  Our 'B' Band was promoted to Second Section this year and competed at the Nationals in Cheltenham in September gaining an 8th place.  Our Academy Brass competed for the first time in Fourth Section this year. To complete WSB we have a Concert Brass, a Youth Brass, a Trainer Band, Beginners and the Big Band.
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Want to Play a Brass Instrument?

 We can provide an instrument and tuition. Beginners classes are held weekly.    Contact Eileen at bandmaster@wantageband.org

Forthcoming Events

Saturday, 14th February

  • Beetle Drive
    7:30pm at The Bandhall, Tugwell Field, Wantage

Saturday, 28th February

  • Quiz Night
    7:30pm at The Bandhall, Tugwell Field, Wantage Order Tickets

Saturday, 21st March   - Sunday, 22nd March  

  • London and Southern Counties Regional Contests
      at Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre

Sunday, 29th March  

  • Palm Sunday
      at Charlton Church
    (Mixed Band)

Sunday, 26th April  

  • St George's Day Parade
      at Dorchester
    ('B' Band)

Saturday, 9th May  

  • Senior Trophy Contest
      at Winter Gardens, Blackpool
    ('A' Band)

Sunday, 10th May  

  • Rogation Service
      at Aldworth
    ('B' Band)

Sunday, 10th May

  • Newbury Bandstand
    3:00pm - 5:00pm at Newbury Bandstand

Sunday, 24th May  

  • Masters Contest
      at Kettering
    ('A' Band)

Hire A Band

Are you holding an event, party or perhaps a wedding?  It's easy to hire one of our marvellous Brass Bands and don't forget we have a fantastic swing Big Band also available for all occasions.  For more information click here)   

  "I went to a wedding recently where the Wantage Silver Band were  playing....... I would thoroughly recommend hiring them for your next event!" Kate, Oxford        
 

Support The Band

 Please visit our Support the Band page to see how you can help with our fundraising.
 We are very grateful for the kind support of ourSponsors 
Perhaps you would like to become a Patron or a Sponsor, if you are interested please click here for more information.

Easy Fundraising

Shop online at any of 600+ online retailers (including Amazon, Argos, M&S, Sainsburys, Tesco) and help raise funds for Wantage Silver Band. Find out more or register now at easyfundraising.org.uk/wantageband.