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Jan 2018 Magazine Cover -  Steven McWhirter

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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.

Jan 18 - Steven McWhirter

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

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Apr 2017 Magazine Cover - Concert Conconde  

Jul 2017 Magazine Cover - PM Iain McLeod  

Oct 2017 Magazine Cover - Inveraray and District  

Jan 18 Magazine Cover - Steven McWhirter  

Apr 2017 Cover
Concert Concorde

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PM Iain McLeod

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Jan 2018 Cover
Inveraray and District

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