Shotts Takes British
Ashbourne, England – June 24, 2000 – The 2000 British Pipe Band Championship was won by Shotts & Dykehead Caledonia here today in a tightly contested event, which also saw a solid showing from Strathclyde Police and Boghall & Bathgate Caledonia.
In Grade 2, Bucksburn & District of Aberdeen won the top prize, while Lothian & Borders Police of Edinburgh came up second, improving on their third prize at the European.
1st Shotts & Dykehead, 2nd Strathclyde Police, 3rd Boghall & Bathgate, 4th Field Marshal Montgomery, 5th Royal Ulster Constabulary, 6th ScottishPower. Drumming: RUC.
1st Bucksburn & District, 2nd Lothian & Borders Police, 3rd Grampian Police, 4th Dumfries & Galloway Constabulary, 5th City of Glasgow, 6th Tayside Police. Drumming: Lothian & Borders Police.
1st Culter & District, 2nd Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, 3rd Muhl Pipes and Drums (Belgium), 4th Milngavie, 5th McLean of Annan Pipe Band, 6th Oban. Drumming: Culter & District.
1st Kirkaldy and District, 2nd Johnstone, 3rd Luton, 4th Inverness, 5th Pride of Murray, 6th Perth & District.
Drumming: Kirkaldy & District.
1st Lochgelly High School, 2nd Paisley, 3rd Vale of Atholl, 4th Bucksburn & District, 5th Dunoon Grammar School, 6th Burntisland. Drumming: Lochgelly High School.
1st Newtongrange, 2nd Troon Blackrock, 3rd Houghton Le Spring, 4th Banbury, 5th West Midlands Fire Service, 6th Wolverhampton.
1st Lomond & Clyde, 2nd Kinglassie & District, 3rd Essex Caledonian, 4th Penicuik & District, 5th East Kilbride. Drumming: Lomond & Clyde
1st George Watson’s College, 2nd Seafield & District, 3rd Dumbarton & District, 4th Craigmount High School, 5th Lochgelly High School, 6th Stirling & District Schools. Drumming: George Watson’s College
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