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Enter the Northern Meeting 2023 competitions now!

Enter the Northern Meeting 2023 competitions now!

The closing date for entries for the Northern Meeting piping competitions is only five days away – January 31. The senior competition details can be found here, and the junior competition details can be found here. The senior and junior competitions will be held on August 31 and September 1, […]

See the Scott Wood Band tonight at Celtic Connections 2023

See the Scott Wood Band tonight at Celtic Connections 2023

Scott Wood and his band are playing in the Drygate Brewery, Glasgow, 7.30pm tonight at Celtic Connections. Scott is an alumni of The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland and holds a Bachelors degree in Scottish Music from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. He plays Highland pipes, Border pipes, whistles […]

Stuart Liddell tribute to Ian Duncan and his music

Stuart Liddell tribute to Ian Duncan and his music

Pipe Major Stuart Liddell of Inveraray & District Pipe Band paid tribute to Ian Duncan in the build up to the Names and Places annual pipe band concert at Celtic Connections on February 4, 2023. Details of the concert, and other Celtic Connections concerts, and how to buy tickets can […]

Aerial image of traffic crossing Clackmannanshire Bridge and Kincardine Bridge over the River Forth.

Bagpipe instructor wanted by Clackmannanshire Council

This is an exciting opportunity for a piping tutor to join a progressive, energetic, evolving team of instrumental tutors working for Clackmannanshire Council. Located in central Scotland, between the Ochil Hills and the River Forth, Clackmannanshire is recognised for its outstanding natural environment. Clackmannanshire is a cost-effective living and business […]

Composers enticed with £400 prize from the LBPS

Composers enticed with £400 prize from the LBPS

The Lowland & Border Pipers’ Society (LBPS) has launched a composing competition to mark its 40th anniversary. The winner will receive a cash prize of £400. The LBPS was founded in 1983 at the College of Piping in Glasgow with the twin aims of reviving the music and bagpipes of […]