World Pipe Band Championships return to Glasgow Green in August

The World Pipe Band Championships will be held at Glasgow Green in August, The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association and Glasgow Life, the charity which delivers culture and sport in Glasgow has confirmed. The event is being held on Friday 12 August and Saturday 13 August for the first time since the summer of 2019, …

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British Adult Solo Drumming Championship 2022 – 8th August 2022.

The Glasgow and West of Scotland Branch of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association have made available the entry forms for the British Adult Solo Drumming Championship 2022 (World Solo Drumming Qualifying Event). The event will be held on Monday the 8th of August 2022 at:-The National Piping Centre 16-24 Otago Street, Glasgow G12 8JH …

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Standards and Grading group Update

The Standards and Grading group have approved and notified the Band Secretaries of the changes detailed below: DowngradesGrade 2 to Grade 3AThe Royal Burgh of StirlingGrade 3B to NJBLochalsh Pipe Band New BandsIrvine Memorial Pipe Band 4BVale of Atholl Pipe Band NJB Overseas BandsNorthwest Junior Pipe Band 4A Malcolm Brown-ScottMusic Board Convenor

Glasgow and West of Scotland Branch – Renfrew Pipe Band and Drum Major Competition – 23rd July 2022

The Glasgow and West of Scotland Branch of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association invite you to the Renfrew Pipe Band and Drum Major Competition promoted by Renfrewshire Council. Saturday 23rd July 2022Robertson Park,Inchinnan Road,RenfrewPA4 8JLA This is a great opportunity for all bands to enter and get out on the field under competition conditions …

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Ayrshire, Dumfries & Galloway – Carrick Lowland Gathering (Girvan) entries open until the 18th May 2022.

Ayrshire, Dumfries & Galloway Branch are holding entries for the Carrick Lowland Gathering (Girvan) open until the 18th May 2022. This is a great opportunity for bands to get out on the field and have a practice under competition conditions in preparation for the UK and European Championships. All bands welcome to enter. Girvan is less …

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RSPBA Summer School 2022 The Diamond Class – Update

The Summer School will be held in RSPBA Headquarters, 45 Washington Street, Glasgow, G3 8AZ, from Monday 25th July – Friday 29th of July. The fee is £180. However, for those who are unable to attend in person, there is an online, hybrid Summer School from Monday 25th July – Thursday 28th of July with …

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