May 2015 2
The draw for the European Pipe Band Championships was made earlier today. The European Championships will be held this year at Grant Park in the Highland town of Forres on 27th June. The band will be based in Inverness over the weekend and making the short trip from there to Forres for the competition.
A dedicated website for the Championships can be found at www.pipingatforres.com
The band has been drawn to play 14th (of 17) in the Grade Two contest at 14:57 and will be playing their medley selection.
CONTEST DRAW – EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS ON SATURDAY 27TH JUNE
Grade 2 – Final
01 13:00 Johnstone
02 13:09 Bleary and District
03 13:18 Deeside Caledonia
04 13:27 Buchan Peterson
05 13:36 Oban
06 13:45 City of Edinburgh
07 13:54 Grampian Police
08 14:03 Royal Burgh of Stirling
09 14:12 Lomond and Clyde
10 14:21 Bucksburn and District
11 14:30 Police Service of Northern Ireland Pipes and Drums
12 14:39 Mackenzie Caledonian
13 14:48 Antwerp and District – Belgium
14 14:57 Scottish Fire and Rescue Services Pipe Band
15 15:06 The Glasgow Skye Association
16 15:15 Torphichen and Bathgate
17 15:24 101 Northumbrian Regiment R.A (v)
The band would like to thank everyone who came along to our Ceilidh last night, everyone who worked hard to organise the event and all those, both personal and businesses, who donated prizes for the brilliant raffle. It was a highly entertaining and successful evening. Hope to see you all again next year !!