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October 10, 2023
Peter Moore will be the featured guest soloist as the Wingates Band celebrates its 150th anniversary next month.
August 30, 2023
A new exhibition of the remarkable history of the Wingates Band will take place next month in the heart of their local community.
October 09, 2022
The Wingates Band has comprehensively strengthened its ranks ahead of a busy few months.
June 15, 2022
The acclaimed percussionist, composer and educationalist becomes Musical Director at one of the banding world's most famous names.
March 17, 2022
We catch up with conductor Paul Andrews as he announces that he will step down from his role as MD at Wingates Band after nine years at the helm.
March 01, 2022
The death has been reported of Jack Withington, one of the most influential and popular figures in North West banding.
October 12, 2021
Rob Richardson and Liv Appleton sign for the north west band.
June 24, 2021
Richard Evans will provide the narration to Wingates 'Fireworks' at their forthcoming 'Best of Brass Festival' appearance on the weekend.
October 17, 2019
Richard Evans will be joined by the band that first made his name for the launch of the updated version of his celebrated autobiography.
March 21, 2019
Wingates Band is linking up with health care professionals and the Coop to run a free mental health workshop linked to the benefits of playing a brass band instrument.
May 18, 2018
One of the UKs most respected principal cornet players will celebrate half a century of banding with a concert in his honour this weekend
August 24, 2017
Former winners look forward to the British Open as they also work hard to secure elite level financial status at majors
June 17, 2017
Wingates team up with Sterling euph star David Thornton to raise money for a fine charitable cause in Liverpool.
May 18, 2017
Wingates joy at returning to the British Open has also been tempered by the loss of their outstanding solo euphonium player Chris Robertson.
March 10, 2017
There are just a few places left for the trombone masterclass led by Elliott Brass Artist, Simon Cowen — so make sure you book your place.
March 10, 2017
Wingates announce new additions to their horn team ahead of Swan Lake challenge
January 25, 2017
One of the UKs leading professional trombone players will head a special trombone workshop in Westhoughton in March — so book your place now!
January 06, 2017
Wingates renew sponsorship link with Brass Toff Instrument Repairs as they look to full functioning future.
November 01, 2016
There has been some reshuffling in the ranks at Wingates as they look towards the new contesting season.
July 05, 2016
Wingates carries on its fine 2016 contesting form with a clear cut march and hymn tune victory at Brighouse.
May 12, 2016
Wingates head to the Winter Gardens this weekend boosted by seven new signings in the ranks.
April 25, 2016
There is an end of an era at Wingates Band as they say a fond farewell to their highly respected Band President David Kaye.
February 18, 2016
Six new players add to the Wingates challenge ahead of North West Area.
February 01, 2016
The Wingates Band has secured a brass repairing sponsorship contract with Brass Toff Ltd.
September 18, 2015
A century of recording by Wingates Band is to be celebrated with a CD release — and a brace of new compositions from Lucy Pankhurst and Adam Taylor.