A massive congratulations to our Drum Major Kara who was crowned 2019 All Ireland Champion on Saturday 6th July!
Well done Kara!!!
The draw was recently made for the upcoming Scottish Pipe Band Championships.
We will compete in the grade MSR contest at 16:15, drawing on the line.
Our Novice band also compete, taking to the arena at 10:48.
Drum Major Kara will also be looking to retain her title from last year.
Drum Major, Kara continued her fantastic season & defended her title at the recent European Championships in Inverness.
We took to the arena with our medley in challenging conditions & despite missing out on the prize list continued to improve and put in a fantastic performance.
A huge congratulations to our novice band who placed 3rd in Ireland recently, along with drum major Kara who placed 2nd!
Despite missing out on the prize list, the band continued to climb the grade playing our March Starthspey & Reel.
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.
The draw was recently made for the 2019 British Pipe Band Championships, held in Paisley on Saturday 18th May.
We will be competing in the grade 2 contest, bringing the 18 band grade to a close at 16:33. This will be the bands first competitive outing of the 2019 season & will see us debut our new medley under the bands new leadership.
Our Novice Band have also been drawn to play 4th out of a 17 band Novice Juvenile B Grade at 10:24!
The full draw can be found via this link; https://www.rspba.org/html/contestdraw.php?id=21