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The band enjoyed playing today despite the weather at the Saddleworth Whit Friday March. It was a joint venture between Witney Town Band, Abingdon Town Band & Bradwell Silver Band.

We played at Scouthead & Austerland, Delph, Dobcross, Greenfield and Lees.

We would like to thank all those who played from the other bands and their supporters. The bus driver did well not knowing the local area and with the problems with the coach that ended our evening prematurely.

- Posted & updated by Webmaster, May 20th, 2016



The band played today at the London & Southern Counties Regional Championship Contest, Stevenage. We all played exceptionally well, coming home 3rd overall in the 4th Section.

We were presented The Jim Hobbs Memorial Trophy and an invitation to the National Finals, Cheltenham in September.



- Posted & updated by Webmaster, March 20th, 2016



The band played well this morning at the ODBBA Winter Contest where we played the 4th section test piece as a practise for the area's in March.

The results for the 4th Section was
1st Syston
2nd Abbey Brass
3rd Crystal Palace
4th Witney Town Band
5th Bletchingdon Silver Band
6th Wantage Acadamey


- Posted & updated by Webmaster, Frebruary 28th, 2016



The band are rehearsing hard on the London and Southern Counties Contest, 4th Section Test Piece 'The Journel of Phileas Fogg'. Some of the band players attended a workshop, organised by the ODBBA, on Sunday where they invited adjudicator Steve Pritchard-Jones to present his thoughts on Peter Graham's test piece. This gave those who attended assistance in understanding the piece and how it is to be interpreted.

Click play for a sample video of the test piece.



- Posted & updated by Webmaster, January 27th, 2016



The band played well tonight as part of the Witney Christmas Lights switch-on. The Mayor pushed the plunger on the Christmas Tree Lights as the band braved the weather whilst playing carols and a few popular christmas songs.

- Posted & updated by Webmaster, November 27th, 2015



The band have started the Christmas festivities with Carols at Blenheim Palace this weekend. Based in the Main Hall we played over both days filling the house with the sound of Chistmas.

We played to the crowds visiting the Palace and Living Crafts for Christmas exhibition, filling them with festive cheer and entertaining the children with family favourites including The Snowman and Let it Go from Disney's Frozen.

Below is a few photos taken over the two days.

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- Posted & updated by Webmaster, November 22nd, 2015