A Band 


Enquire on 01235 767541

B Band

 Soprano cornet

Tuesday and Friday 7.30 - 9.30 pm
at The Band Hall, Tugwell Field

Concert Brass

All players with previous experience are welcome, especially cornet players.
Monday and Thursday 7.30 - 9.00 pm
at The Band Hall, Tugwell Field

Youth Brass

Monday 6.00-7.30 pm
The Band Hall, Tugwell Field

Training Band





Please enquire about current arrangements

for beginners groups and individual tuition

(all ages and experience welcome!)

Saturday 09:00 - 10-15
The Band Hall, Tugwell Field


Academy Brass

Saturday 10.30 - 12.30 at The Band Hall, Tugwell Field

Use our contact page or telephone Eileen Sykes on 01235-767541 for further details.

Please note occasionally our practice times and locations will change.

 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 will be competing at the Championships in October at the Royal Albert Hall.  Our 'B' Band is in Second Section and  will be competing at the Nationals in Cheltenham in September, having been awarded 2nd place at the Regionals, whilst 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.

Practice Times - During July and August all bands make their own arrangements - for details please contact Eileen on 01235 767541


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                     

Want to play a Brass Instrument? We can provide an instrument and tuition. Beginners classes are held weekly.    Contact Eileen at

 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.


Forthcoming Events

Sunday, 3rd August  

  • Concert at Northbourne Centre, Didcot
      at Northbourne Centre, Church Street, Didcot
    (Concert Brass)

Saturday, 9th August  

  • Fete at Lambourn Sports Club
      at Lambourn Sports Club

Sunday, 10th August  

  • Concert at Parade Gardens Bandstand, Bath
    (Concert Brass)

Sunday, 24th August  

  • White Horse Agricultural Show
      at White Horse Show, Uffington

Monday, 25th August  

  • White Horse Agricultural Show
      at White Horse Show, Uffington
    (Mixed Band)

Saturday, 6th September

  • Aldebourne Carnival
    (Mixed Band)

Saturday, 20th September   - Sunday, 21st September  

  • Nationals Brass Band Finals - Sections 1,2,3 & 4 Cheltenham
      at Racecourse Conference centre
    ('B' Band)

Saturday, 27th September

  • Joint Concert with Abbey Brass
    7:30pm at Yolande Patterson Hall, Abingdon
    ('B' Band)

Saturday, 11th October  

  • National Finals ( Championship Section) Royal Albert Hall
      at Royal Albert Hall
    ('A' Band)

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