On behalf of the Wingates Band Management Team, we would like to thank Reverend Peter Hewis for his endeavours to enhance the public profile of the band outside of the United Kingdom.… Read the rest
Wingates Band have just completed a busy period of Remembrance commemorations during the celebration of 100 years since the end of the First World War.
On Saturday 3rd November the band played to a packed audience at Blackrod Community Centre, as part of their series of events commemorating and celebrating the centenary anniversary of the end of the Great War.… Read the rest
Under the Tesco “Bags of Help” scheme the band recently applied for assistance in the purchase of a new flugel.
As one of the three nominated projects the Tesco shoppers in Bolton were able to vote using the blue tokens used in store. … Read the rest
Celebrate Christmas with Wingates Band and their special guests Three Towns Operatic Society
Adults £5 / U12 free
Saturday 8th December @ 7.30pmVictoria Hall, Bolton, BL1 2AS
or on the door.… Read the rest
Congratulations to our recent 100 Club winners:
Adam Taylor for August and Mike Rowley for September
Enjoy your winnings!!… Read the rest
Our July 100 Club winner is Graham McGloughlin. Enjoy your winnings!!… Read the rest
Wingates Band would like to thank everyone for all the messages of support in regards to our Chairman and BBb bass player Andy Mooney. Shortly after our performance yesterday he suffered a heart attack and is currently in hospital making a steady recovery.… Read the rest
The band would like to reflect on what a successful and memorable year they have had.
After 2016 brought qualification to The National Finals of Great Britain, 2017 brought the return to the British Open; a competition the band hadn’t attended for 18 years.… Read the rest
As 2017 comes to an end with a few spots of carolling left in us at Asda & Tesco Middlebrook, Horwich we would like to say a few thank yous…… Read the rest