Results from the European Pipe Band Championships


The European Pipe Band Championships was held today, June 24, at Duthie Park, Aberdeen.  The full results were as follows:

Grade 1

  1. Inveraray and District
  2. Field Marshal Montgomery
  3. Peoples Ford Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia
  4. St Laurence O’Toole
  5. Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia
  6. Scottish Power
    Drums: Field Marshal Montgomery

Grade 2

  1. Portlethen and District
  2. Royal Burgh of Annan
  3. Buchan Peterson EP
  4. City of Edinburgh
  5. The Glasgow Skye Association EP
  6. Uddingston
    Drums: Royal Burgh of Annan

Grade 3A

  1. Coalburn I.O.R.
  2. Deeside Caledonia EP
  3. City of London 
  4. Denny and Dunipace Pipe Band Association
  5. Vale of Atholl
  6. City of Inverness
    Drums: Vale of Atholl

Grade 3B

  1. Ross and Cromarty Pipes and Drums
  2. Arbroath
  3. Ayr Pipe Band Society
  4. Methil and District EP
  5. Macanta
  6. Lower Clyde Pipes and Drums
    Drums: Macanta

Grade 4A

  1. Burntisland and District
  2. Culter and District
  3. Uddingston Strathclyde EP
  4. Royal Burgh of Stirling
  5. Strathendrick
  6. Coupar Angus Burgh
    Drums: Uddingston Strathclyde

Grade 4B

  1. Venlo Caledonian – Netherlands
  2. Fraserburgh Royal British Legion
  3. Irvine and District
  4. City of Aberdeen
  5. Dunoon Argyll
  6. Greyfriars Pipes and Drums
    Drums: Venlo Caledonian – Netherlands


  1. Dollar Academy
  2. George Watson’s College
  3. Preston Lodge High School
  4. George Heriot’s School
    Drums: Dollar Academy

Novice Juvenile A

  1. George Watson’s College
  2. Dollar Academy
  3. West Lothian Schools
  4. St Columba’s School
  5. High School of Dundee
  6. North Lanarkshire School
    Drums: High School of Dundee

Novice Juvenile B

  1. Erskine Stewarts Melville School
  2. Renfrewshire School
  3. Lochgelly High School
  4. Preston Lodge High School
  5. Oban High School
  6. Dollar Academy
    Drums: Erskine Stewarts Melville School