October 31, 2007

Hayes the overall winner at Canadian Police Memorial Invitational

Glenn Brown, Milton, Ontario, receives the Piobaireachd trophy from organizer Chris Renwick at the 2007 Canadian Police Memorial Invitational.Ottawa – September 29, 2007 – Andrew Hayes of Ottawa (pictured at far right) was the aggregate winner of the annual Canadian Police Memorial Invitational Piping Contest, and event that helps to pay tribute to fallen Canadian emergency service workers. The contest was held at Ottawa City Hall, and both events were judged by Bob Worrall.

1st Glenn Brown, Milton, Ontario, “‘The Big Spree”
2nd Andrew Hayes, “Lachlan MacNeill Campbell of Kintarbert’s Fancy”
3rd Lionel Tupman, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, “‘MacDonald of Kinlochmoidart’s Lament #2”

Pat Hayes Memorial MMSSRR
1st Andrew Hayes, “John MacDonald’s Welcome to South Uist,” “Knightswood Ceilidh,” “Bogan Lochan,” “Blair Drummond,” “Loch Carron,” “Sandy Cameron”
2nd Ian K. MacDonald, Whitby, Ontario
3rd Lionel Tupman

Also competing but not in the prizes were James MacHattie, Toronto; Scott McIntosh, New Brunswick; and Sean McKeown, Toronto.


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