Band News

Clatterbridge Cancer Care Charity Concert

St Georges Hall, St George’s Place, Liverpool, L1 1JJ @ 7.30pm – 24th June Wingates Band, are playing with international Euphonium star Dave Thornton in an effort to assist with the remarkable services that Clatterbridge continue to provide.

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A Successful contesting season

Wingates have had a much to celebrate over the past 12 months – as the picture shows! The celebrations began in February 2016, when the band gained 2nd place at the North West Area Championships and qualified to compete in the National Finals in October.

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Chris Robertson – A Fond Farewell

Wingates Band would like to wish all the best to our Solo Euphonium player, Chris Robertson. Chris joined the band three and a half years ago, when he moved from Scotland to Manchester to study at the RNCM. Now his studying is coming to an end, he feels it’s the right time to part from the band and take advantage… Read more »

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From Pop Star to Opera Star

The Bridge Church, 109 Bradford St, Bolton, BL2 1JX The band is known for it’s innovative and entertaining programmes under MD, Paul Andrews and this is no exception! Music ranging from Opera classics to the more contemporary pop style. Music to suit all tastes. The band competed last year in the Brass Band National finals , performed “Brassed Off” in… Read more »

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Grand Shield Results

The band are delighted to announce that as a result of achieving a fabulous 2nd place at the Grand Shield (Saturday 13th May 2017 – Blackpool Winter Gardens) we have been invited to compete in the British Open at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham on the 9th September 2017. Andy MacDonald our Principal Cornet player took the award for the overall… Read more »

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Clatterbridge Charity Concert

St George’s Hall, Liverpool Saturday 24th June 2017 Ticket sales: https://www.ticketquarter.co.uk/Online/wingates-band

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April 100 Club

Congratulations to Craig McFarland – our 100 Club winner for April.

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Bolton Little Theatre Concert

1st of April Book tickets online

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Brassed Off!

Further to a successful audition by the organisers of a new production of Brassed Off, we are pleased to announce that the band have been chosen to star in the show which will be performed in April.  Information re dates and how to purchase tickets are detailed below.

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Around the World in 80 Minutes

Around the World in 80 Minutes – opening concert of the Ribble Valley Music Festival 2017

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