If you are a Highland piper and looking for summer employment then there may be a place for you at the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada in 2017. The Halifax Citadel Regimental Association is a non-profit, charitable society that re-creates the 19th century garrison of the 78th Highlanders’ (Ross-shire Buffs) infantry, pipes and drums for the entertainment and education of site visitors. If you are looking for a summer work experience that is both personally rewarding and out of the ordinary this may be the opportunity for you. For more information and how to apply check us out on-line at http://www.regimental.com/table/employment-opportunities/ on Facebook at www.facebook.com/HalifaxCitadel or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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UPCOMING EVENTS July 26, 2017Arisaig Highland GamesJuly 28, 2017New Brunswick Highland GamesFredericton, New BrunswickJuly 28, 2017Durness GamesDurness, ScotlandJuly 29, 2017Halkirk Highland GamesRecreation Park, Halkirk, ScotlandJuly 29, 2017Scottish Pipe Band ChampionshipsLevingrove Park, Dumbarton, Scotland
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Pipers: The blowstick is the forgotten part of the pipe. Make sure yours is the correct length, allows free air flow and is air tight. Your bagpipe needs to fit you and a correct length of blowpipe will help this.
Euan Anderson, Edinburgh