May 2016 4
The band today competed at the Dunbar Highland Games. It was the band’s first outing of the season and we achieved a credible 2nd place in Grade 2 and 1st place in Grade 1. The band’s focus now turns to the British Pipe Championships in Paisley next Saturday.
The second Major Championship of the 2016 Pipe Band season sees the band head over the water to the United Kingdom Championships, taking place at Stormont in Belfast on Saturday 11th of May.
The band is one of 15 bands entered in the Grade 2 competition and the band has been drawn to play 12th at 15:39. The band will be playing their Selection for the first time at a major this season.
The full draw can be viewed at http://www.rspba.org/html/contestdraw.php?id=46