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Date Headline Contributor

26th Apr 16

World Pipe Band Championships - Tickets On Sale

Ian Embelton - HQ

24th Apr 16

GWOS Solo Drumming Results

GWOS Branch

16th Apr 16

April Regradings

Bruce Cargill - Music Board

2nd Apr 16

Education News

Pat Whelen - HQ

16th Jan 16

2016 Regradings

Bruce Cargill - Music Board

27th Nov 15

Music Board Gradings Changes for 2016

Ian Embelton - HQ

23rd Oct 15

2016 Playing Requirements

Ian Embelton - HQ

1st Oct 15

Applications for Novice / Juvenile fund are now open.

Ian Embelton - HQ

21st Sep 15

Music Board Gradings for 2016

Ian Embelton - HQ

2nd Sep 15

World Solo Drumming and International Juvenile Solo Tenor Entries now open

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Aug 15

2016 Major Championship Dates and Locations

Ian Embelton - HQ

20th Aug 15

World Solo Drumming - Adult Final Tickets For Sale

Ian Embelton - HQ

14th Aug 15

World Championships - Grade 1 Finalists

Ian Embelton - HQ

14th Aug 15

Change to Live Streaming of Saturday World Championships

Ian Embelton - HQ

12th Aug 15

New Fund to Help RSPBA Juvenile and Novice Bands

Ian Embelton - HQ

10th Aug 15

Worlds 2015 - Live Streaming Information

Ian Embelton - HQ

8th Jul 15

World Championships 2015 - Qualification and Final requirements in Grades 1, 2, 3A and 3B.

Ian Embelton - HQ

1st Jul 15

NI Children's Hospice Fundraiser raised £2500

Mervyn Herron - NI Branch

8th Jun 15

2015 Big Bang Summer School - Additional Grade 4 Adult Event

Pat Whelan - Education Officer

14th May 15

Sample Registration Checks At Majors

Ian Embelton - HQ

10th May 15

NI Children's Hospice Fundraiser - Prize Draw for set of PH01

Mervyn Herron - NI Branch

6th May 15

Kinross Contest on 9th May - Grade 4A Result Changes

Paul McAndrew - Dundee, Perth and Angus Branch

26th Apr 15

2015 Big Bang Summer School

Pat Whelan - HQ

16th Apr 15

Music Board - Grading Changes April 2015

Ian Embelton - HQ

13th Apr 15

North of Scotland New Branch Contest At Banchory

Graham Gauld - NOS Branch

18th Mar 15

Piper Attempts Guinness Book of Records whilst raising money for charities

Ian Embelton - HQ

1st Mar 15

GWOS New Band Contest for April

Maureen Gilmour - GWOS

23rd Jan 15

Banish the winter blues at the Pipe Major's Wheel of Fortune competition

Paul White - City of Edinburgh Pipe Band

23rd Jan 15

2015 Lothian and Borders Branch Trophy Returns

John Hughes - Lothian and Borders Chairman

20th Jan 15

2015 Playing Requirements

Ian Embelton - HQ

17th Jan 15

Shotts to play 2015 concert - 'Reinvented' on May 2nd

Gus McAskill, Bucksburn and District Pipe Band

11th Jan 15

The Pipers' Trail 2015
Would you like to play at The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo?

John Hughes - Lothian and Borders Branch

1st Jan 15

Free January Magazine Now Available

Ian Embelton - HQ

3rd Dec 14

Music Board - Grading Changes November 2014

Ian Embelton - HQ

20th Oct 14

European Pipe Band Championships Shortlisted for Award

Piping Hot Forres

14th Oct 14

World Solo Drumming - Parking At Glasgow Caledonia University

Ian Embelton - HQ

13th Oct 14

World Solo Drumming - Adult Final Tickets For Sale

Ian Embelton - HQ

11th Oct 14

World Championships 2015 - Format Unchanged

Ian Embelton - HQ

26th Sep 14

Introduction to Certificate of Pipe Band Musicianship – Part 1

Ian Embelton - HQ

24th Sep 14

Grade 4 and Novice Juvenile Competition Format from 2015 and additions to the "RSPBA Prescribed Tune List"

Jim Campbell - Music Board

24th Sep 14

New Pipe Band Magazine Available 1st October

Ian Embelton - HQ

22nd Sep 14

Music Board - Grading Changes September 2014

Ian Embelton - HQ

 

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