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Annual General Meeting

11th March 2017

Glasgow Caledonia University, Glasgow

2017 Information

Annual Fees UK Bands

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Prescribed Tunes

2017 Grading Changes

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Latest Magazine

October 2016
Edition Out Now

Oct 2016 Magazine Cover - DM Paula Braiden

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Pipe Band Magazine LogoWelcome to the Pipe Band Magazine the official magazine of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association.

Published quarterly, 'Pipe Band' is the magazine that keeps members and all pipe band enthusiasts up to speed with developments in the world's leading pipe band organisation.

Oct 16 - Dm Paula Braiden

Each issue includes features on the leading personalities from the pipe band world and, of course, on the bands themselves.

Publication dates are the 1st of January, April, July and October.

The magazine is available as a free download - a service to the pipe band community from the RSPBA.

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Manufacturers and suppliers interested in advertising in the magazine can check our booking form and rate card. If you have articles or pictures you would like published please email Pipe Band Magazine directly NOT headquarters.

Disclaimer:Please note that all contact regarding the magazine, including advertising, is with PP Publishing and not the RSPBA. Use the email address above.

Pipe Band Magazine
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Stepps, Glasgow
G33 6DN

Jan 16 - Steven McWhirter  

Jul 16 - Lochgelly High School  

Jul 16 - PM Ross Harvey  

Oct 16 - DM Paula Braiden  

Jan 2016 Cover
Steven McWhirter

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Apr 2016 Cover
Lochgelly High School

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Jul 2016 Cover
PM Ross Harvey

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Oct 2016 Cover
DM Paula Braiden

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