September 25, 2023

Lewis & Harris Piping Society kicks off post-season with Callum Beaumont recital this Friday

The Lewis & Harris Piping Society continues to bring top-shelf events to Scotland’s Western Isles and will kick off their winter program with a recital by five-time Northern Meeting Clasp-winner Callum Beaumont on Friday, September 29th, at the Caladh Hotel in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis. The 34-year-old...
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September 16, 2023

Stuart Liddell wins 2023 Springbank Invitational

When the results were distilled, the winner of the 2023 Springbank Invitational Solo Piping Championship was Stuart...
September 14, 2023

How pipe bands should manage a significant change

Competing pipe bands, like just about any other public-facing group, are delicate things, chock-a-block with sensitive...
September 12, 2023

Bill Smillie, 1931-2023

William “Bill” or “Wullie” Smillie was born in 1931 in Annbank, Ayrshire, Scotland. He was...
September 11, 2023

Grade 2 Peel Regional Police to implement drumming leadership succession plan after 2024 season

The Grade 2 Peel Regional Police have revealed that the band will implement two thirds of its succession plan following...
From the archives
July 21, 2022
Ben Duncan shines at sunny Tobermory Games
Tobermory, Scotland – July 21, 2022 – Ben Duncan of Edinburgh and Angus D. MacColl enjoyed excellent results in...
This day in history
September 26, 1958
Dinner to honour John MacFadyen, Grosvenor Hotel, Glasgow.

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Upcoming events
St. Mark Presbyterian Church, Rockville, Maryland | October 7, 2023

Nicol-Brown Amateur Invitational Piping Competition

Glasgow Caledonian University | October 21, 2023
Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, Scotland | October 28, 2023
Cathedral of Learning, University of Pittsburgh, 4200 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15260 | November 5, 2023

Is your band planning to make a pipe-major change this off-season?

  • Yes, we have already.
  • Yes, and the current P-M knows.
  • Yes, and the current P-M doesn't know.
  • Not sure, but we should.
  • I certainly hope not.
  • Definitely not.
  • I don't play in a band.
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