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 Wantage Silver are in the prestigious Championship Section and in October 2014 competed at the Royal Albert Hall at the Nationals.   Our 'B' Band promoted to Second Section in 2014, competed at the Nationals in Cheltenham in September 2014. In March 2015 they  won promotion to First Section as of January 2016.    Academy Brass,  formed in 2013, are our Fourth Section Band.  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, 2nd May

  • Nostalgic Evening with Themed Music from 2nd World War and Big Band Music
    'B' Band
    at Royal British Legion Hall East Hanney

Saturday, 9th May

  • Senior Trophy Contest
    at Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Sunday, 10th May

  • Newbury Bandstand
    Academy Brass
    at Newbury Bandstand
  • Rogation Service
    Youth Brass
    at Aldworth

Sunday, 17th May

  • Old Berks Countryside Day
    at The Kennels SN7 8ES
  • Concert and BBQ - CANCELLED
    Concert Brass
    at Tugwell Field

Sunday, 24th May

  • Masters Contest
    at Kettering

Friday, 29th May

  • Whit Friday Contests - Saddleworth ( supporters welcome )

Sunday, 31st May

  • Parade Gardens Bandstand - Bath
    'B' Band
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

Sunday, 7th June

  • Open Air Concert
    Academy Brass
    at Tugwell Field

Sunday, 14th June

  • Summer Fete
    'B' Band
    at Stanford-in-the-Vale
  • Church Service
    'B' Band
    at Stanford-in-the-Vale

Saturday, 20th June

Saturday, 27th June

Sunday, 28th June

  • Wantage Music festival - Final Concert
  • Chieveley Village Fete
    'B' Band
  • Open Air Concert BBQ, Cream Teas and Bar
    Concert Brass
    at Tugwell Field, Wantage

Saturday, 4th July

  • John Hampden Primary School Fete - Thame
  • Big Band
    Big Band
    7:30pm at East Challow British Legion Hall

Sunday, 5th July

  • Open Air Concert BBQ, Cream Teas and Bar
    Youth Brass
    at Tugwell Field, Wantage

Saturday, 11th July

  • Lechlade Church
    'B' Band
  • Witney Carnival
    Mixed Band
    10:30am
  • Concert at Faringdon Primary School
    'B' Band
    7:30pm

Saturday, 18th July

  • Wantage Silver present their Favourite Music
    at Wantage Parish Church

Sunday, 19th July

  • Open Air Concert BBQ Cream Teas and bar
    'B' Band
    at Tugwell Field

Sunday, 26th July

  • Carterton Bandstand
    Academy Brass

Sunday, 2nd August

  • DACA Northbourne Centre, Didcot
    Concert Brass
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

Sunday, 30th August

  • White Horse Show - Uffington

Monday, 31st August

  • White Horse Show - Uffington

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.