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August 22, 1991Jim McGillivray wins Oban Gold Medal with “The Big Spree”.
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- Ivory trade
Tue, 5 Aug 2014
The ivory debacle currently impacting pipers has taken the piping world by storm, with pipers everywhere wondering if they should travel with their ivory-mounted drones for fear of them being confiscated by an over-zealous border …
UPCOMING EVENTS August 23, 2014North Lanark Highland GamesNorth Lanark Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, Almonte, OntarioAugust 23, 2014Foothills Highland GamesOkotoks, ABAugust 23, 2014Bute Highland GamesRothesay, ButeAugust 23, 2014Portrush Highland GamesPortrush, NIAugust 23, 2014Edinburgh Pipe Band Championship Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh
TIP OF THE DAY
Play Piobaireachd. This music, though difficult to play well, will provide you with a complete piping workout, allowing your hands, and stamina to benefit, as well as your consciousness of tuning and expression.
Lionel Tupman, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario