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?
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.
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.
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 in 2014 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 in 2014 and competed at the Nationals in Cheltenham in September gaining an 8th place. Our Academy Brass competed for the first time in Fourth Section in 2014. To complete WSB we have a Concert Brass, a Youth Brass, a Trainer Band, Beginners and the Big Band.
Want to Play a Brass Instrument?
We can provide an instrument and tuition. Beginners classes are held weekly. Contact Eileen at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, 8th March
Music for Youth, SwindonYouth Brass
Sunday, 15th March
Previews of A, B, Academy March and Test Pieces
Saturday, 21st March
London and Southern Counties Regional Contests - 2nd Section B Band'B' Band
Sunday, 22nd March
London and Southern Counties Regional Contests - Academy and A Band'A' Band, Academy Brass
Wednesday, 25th March
A.G.M.7:00pm at Band Hall, Tugwell Field
Friday, 27th March
Cheese and Wine Tasting7:30pm at The Bandhall, Tugwell Field, Wantage see poster
Sunday, 29th March
Palm SundayMixed Band
Sunday, 19th April
The Highland Gathering - Reading Scottish Pipers guests The Wantage Band for more details:at Rivermead Leisure Centre, Reading
Saturday, 25th April
Concert Brass Supper ConcertConcert Brass
Sunday, 26th April
St George's Day Parade'B' Band
Saturday, 2nd May
Concert at East Hanney British Legion Hall'B' Band
Saturday, 9th May
Senior Trophy Contest'A' Band
Sunday, 10th May
Newbury BandstandAcademy Brass
Rogation Service at AldworthMixed Band
Sunday, 24th May
Masters Contest'A' Band
Sunday, 14th June
Summer Feteat Stanford-in-the-Vale
Church Serviceat Stanford-in-the-Vale
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