Help us to Fund Raise

Like many arts organisations funding our activities is a constant battle. We would really like your help in raising funds to keep us going. For instance, the rent of our rehearsal space is about £5,000 a year. This is primarily funded through members subscriptions and charges for engagements but this year funding is likely to be tight. We have recently …

Open Rehearsal 2019

Our Annual Open Rehearsal is taking place on Wednesday 16th October 2019. It’s open to anyone! Come along for a blow or just a listen.Everyone welcome! Its at St Matthew’s Primary School, Yiewsley. If you want any details just drop us a note at contact [at] ywdband [dot] com or contact us via the usual social media channels. YWDBand usually …

It’s Prizegiving Time!

It has been a tradition for many years that we salute the members of the band who have given the most to the band over the last year at our Annual Summer Concert. This year was no exception and the talented musicians who received their awards from the Mayor of Hillingdon, Cllr David Yarrow, this year were:- The Ken Dixon …

Flourishes! A Free Concert

Join Yiewsley and West Drayton Band for their Summer Concert. Featuring a wide selection of music from classical to pop and featuring our training band. Entrance free with a retiring collection. It’s at our local church, St Matthew’s, Yiewsley High Street https://www.ywdband.com/events/summer-concert/ https://www.ywdband.com/locations/st-matthews-church/ Saturday 13th July 2019 7:30pm Did we mention that it is Free?

Good Luck Anna

It is with a sad heart that we say “bon voyage” to our fabulous Flugel Horn player, Anna Murray. She has been with the band for, what seems like, ever and we will sorely miss her after she moves to Wales this week. As well as a fantastic flugel player she has been a constant on the committee encouraging people …