Tag: SPA

Diary: Boney Invitational/SPA/the ‘Piping Times’

Diary: Boney Invitational/SPA/the ‘Piping Times’

Yesterday’s pictorial from the 2009 World Pipe Band Championships included a great photo of the late Andrew Bonar of Simon Fraser University Pipe Band. Andrew was a member of the Canadian band for many years. Before he died in 2017 at the age of 51, Andrew initiated an annual invitational […]

SPA centenary celebrations

SPA centenary celebrations

The Scottish Pipers’ Association (SPA) is to mark its centenary on January 10 – exactly 100 years since its founding in Glasgow – at The National Piping Centre Otago Street in Glasgow’s west end. All are invited. Distinguished guests are expected as well as performances from Tom Johnstone (President), Logan […]

SPA Club Night

The Scottish Pipers’ Association’s monthly club night at The National Piping Centre Otago Street (formerly the College of Piping) in Glasgow’s west end; a two-minute stroll from Kelvinbridge underground station.A convivial evening of piping with occasional guest pipers playing.

SPA Club Night

The Scottish Pipers’ Association’s monthly club night at The National Piping Centre Otago Street (formerly the College of Piping) in Glasgow’s west end; a two-minute stroll from Kelvinbridge underground station.A convivial evening of piping with occasional guest pipers playing.

All eyes on the Glenfiddich on Saturday

All eyes on the Glenfiddich on Saturday

This Saturday’s Glenfiddich Invitational Solo Piping Championship will once again be streamed live over the internet. The stream will be live from 09:45 on Saturday morning at www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/livestream. While the stream itself is free, donations are encouraged, with all money raised going to the Scottish Pipers’ Association (SPA), currently in […]

SPA Club Night

The Scottish Pipers’ Association’s monthly club night at The National Piping Centre Otago Street (formerly the College of Piping) in Glasgow’s west end; a two-minute stroll from Kelvinbridge underground station.A convivial evening of piping with occasional guest pipers playing.

L-R: Logan Tannock, Ann Lore, George Johnston, Brian Mulhearn and Allan Hamilton.

SPA Veterans contest results

The Scottish Pipers’ Association held its annual contest for pipers aged 60+ at The National Piping Centre Otago Street in Glasgow last night. Competitors are required to play a slow air and march of their choice. The results were: 1. Logan Tannock; 2. Ann Lore; 3.= George Johnston and Brian […]

SPA Club Night

The Scottish Pipers’ Association’s monthly club night at The National Piping Centre Otago Street (formerly the College of Piping) in Glasgow’s west end; a two-minute stroll from Kelvinbridge underground station.A convivial evening of piping with occasional guest pipers playing.

SPA Club Night

The Scottish Pipers’ Association’s monthly club night at The National Piping Centre Otago Street (formerly the College of Piping) in Glasgow’s west end; a two-minute stroll from Kelvinbridge underground station.A convivial evening of piping with occasional guest pipers playing.