May 2019 5
The draw for the 2019 United Kingdom Pipe Band Championships was recently made, with this year’s event moving from Belfast to Lurgen Park.
Our Novice band will compete in the Novice B Grade Final at 10:24, with drum major Kara competing for the first time this season in the Juvenile Drum Majors.
The grade 2 band will draw an MSR on the line, competing 13th out of a 15 band final at 15:03.
As always, we’d like to thank all those that continue to support the band at competitions & good luck to all competing!
The band kicked off their season at the recent British Pipe Band Championships in Paisley, with a debut of the bands new ‘Raymond Bradford’ Medley. Despite not placing the band put in a solid start to the season under new leadership.
A huge congratulations to our Novice Band who took 1st place at Dunbar on Saturday 11th May.
The band continued their upward trend with another great performance at the recent British Pipe Band Championships.
A huge congratulations to our Novice band who raised an incredible £2400.00 at their recent fundraising event!
The band would like to thank all those that came to our race night, held recently on Friday 26th March. Thanks to everyone that contributed towards what was a great night!
Preparations then continued for the fast approaching season at a full practice on Saturday 27th April.