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August 28, 1991Alasdair Gillies sent off in Gold Medal by Col DJS Murray for tuning too long, Inverness.
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UPCOMING EVENTS September 3, 2016Calgary Highland GamesSpringbank ParkSeptember 3, 2016CANMORE HIGHLAND GAMESCanmore, ABSeptember 3, 2016151st Scottish Highland Gathering & GamesAlameda County FairgroundsOctober 1, 2016Australian Pipe Band ChampionshipsKnox Grammar School, Wahroonga, Sydney, AustraliaOctober 7, 2016Willie McCallum Concert in Scotia, New YorkFirst Reformed Church of Scotia, 224 N. Ballston Ave (Route 50), Scotia, NY 12302
TIP OF THE DAY
Pipers: Never remove a chanter from the stock by grabbing the sole even if it’s plastic. It’s habit forming and you might one day change to a wooden chanter.
Stuart Shedden, Glasgow, 1998 Northern Meeting Gold Medallist