Saddleback Farm Shop

Celebrating a 3rd Birthday in a Beautiful Setting!

Aldbourne Carnival 2015

Aldbourne Celebrates its 100th Carnival

30 Years

Andrew's 30 Years with WSB

Academy at Carterton

Too wet for the bandstand

A Wonderful Farewell Concert

Phil's Final Concert with the Wantage Band

Witney Carnival

Sunny and Busy

Youth Brass on the Grass

...but rain didn't stop play!

Concert Brass on the Grass

Another Popular Afternoon

Another Busy Day

Trainer Band Compete  Fantastic Result

Cheltenham Calling

Bandstand provides a haven

Bath in June

B Band's visit to Parade Gardens

Farewell to Phil

Warm wishes for the future from us all.

Brass on the Grass

What an afternoon!

Whit Friday 2015


All England Masters 2015

Wantage Band Result

Countryside Day

at The  Kennels, Faringdon

Rogation Service

At Aldworth

Newbury Bandstand

Academy Brass' First Outdoor Concert

V E Day Celebration

A very special evening

Concert Brass Supper Concert

Spring Concert - Packed to the rafters



Palm Sunday

Wantage March 2015

Quiz Night

Clever People and Puds

Beetle Drive

Beetlemania comes to Wantage

Men at Work

Feeling the Heat

Concert Brass Christmas Dinner

Concert Brass Christmas Dinner 

New Year's Eve Party

 Auld Lang Syne


About Us

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

Our Wantage Band is 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 in Fourth Section.  To complete WSB we have a Concert Brass, a Youth Brass, a Trainer Band, Beginners and the Big Band.


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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        

Interested in Playing a Brass Instrument?

We can provide an instrument and tuition.

A new Beginners class started on September 5th at our Band Hall, Tugwell Field, Wantage, but there is room for more.    Contact Eileen at bandmaster@wantageband.org

Forthcoming Events

Saturday, 17th October

  • Annual Concert
    7:30pm at The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX

Sunday, 25th October

  • ODBBA Entertainment Contest
    Academy Brass
    at Marlborough School, Woodstock OX20 1LP

Saturday, 31st October

    Big Band
    7:30pm at The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BX

Saturday, 7th November

  • Remembrance Parade East Garston
    Youth Brass

Sunday, 8th November

  • Remembrance Parade - East Hanney
    'B' Band
    10:30am at British Legion Hall East Hanney marching to West Hanney Church with Service and Last Post
  • Remembrance Parade - Wantage
    'A' Band
    10:45am at The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX

Saturday, 5th December

  • 'A' Band Christmas Concert
    'A' Band
    7:30pm at The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX

Wednesday, 9th December

  • Mayors Carol Concert
    Mixed Band
    10:30am at Wantage Parish Church

Saturday, 12th December

  • 'B' Christmas Concert East Hanney
    'B' Band
    7:30pm at British Legion Hall - East Hanney

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 our Sponsors 

Perhaps you would like to become a Patron or a Sponsor, if you are interested please click here for more information.

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