Branch Bands

We have tried to represent each band with as up to date information as we could find. Should any information appear out of date then please contact our branch secretary advising of any changes needed.

Please note that the Pipe Major, Secretary and Leading Drummer information has been taken from the database at RSPBA HQ.

Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Juvenile Grade 4 Novice Disbanded

+ Burntisland and District | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:Keith Muirhead
Leading Drummer:
Secretary:
 
Practice Location:
Practice Times:
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ City of Edinburgh Schools | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:Brian Lamont
Leading Drummer:
Secretary:
 
Practice Location:
Practice Times:
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Craigmount Caledonia | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:Jamie Barnes
Leading Drummer:David Farquhar
Secretary:Jamie Barnes
 
Practice Location:TBC
Practice Times:TBC
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Denny and Dunipace Gleneagles | 3A

General Details
Pipe Major:Craig Whyte
Leading Drummer:
Secretary:
 
Practice Location:
Practice Times:
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Dunbar Royal British Legion | 3A

General Details
Pipe Major:Alastair McCredie
Leading Drummer:David Lugton
Secretary:Alastair McCredie
 
Practice Location:
Practice Times:
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Duns | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:Andrew Ainslie
Leading Drummer:Colin Turner
Secretary:Julia Turner
 
Practice Location:TBC
Practice Times:TBC
Website:
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2007 (4A)
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Newtongrange | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:Brian Aitchison
Leading Drummer:Danny Brown
Secretary:Alex Murray
 
Practice Location:The Mason's Hall, Newtongrange
Practice Times:18:30 on Monday and Thursday
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:Ran two bands in 1998 / 1999 seasons
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2000 (4A)
 
British Champions1998 (3A), 2000 (4A), 2006 (4B)
 
European Champions1999 (3A), 2013 (4A)
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions1998 (4B)
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions2000 (4), 2007 (4), 2013 (4)
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2008 (4A)
 
British Champions
 1999 (4A), 2000 (4A)
European Champions2013 (4A)
 
World Champions2013 (4A)
 
Cowal Champions2013 (4A)
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions1999 (3A), 2013 (4A)
 
L&B Branch Champions2000 (4), 2000 (2), 2001, (2), 2007 (2), 2013 (4)
 

+ Prestonpans Royal British Legion | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:David Strachan
Leading Drummer:
Secretary:
 
Practice Location:
Practice Times:
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Scottish Borders | 3A

General Details
Pipe Major:Stuart Robinson
Leading Drummer:Not Registered
Secretary:Cameron Irvine
 
Practice Location:TBC
Practice Times:TBC
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:Competitive band formed in 2010 from players in
 Stow, Hawick, Melrose and Galashiels Ex-Service
 pipe bands.
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2012 (3B)
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions2011 (4A)
 
Cowal Champions2011 (4A)
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2011 (4A), 2012 (3B)
 
L&B Branch Champions2011 (4) 2012 (3), 2013 (3)
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions2011 (4A)
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Scottish Fire and Rescue Services Pipe Band | 3A

General Details
Pipe Major:Oliver Brownlie
Leading Drummer:
Secretary:
 
Practice Location:
Practice Times:
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Seafield and District | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:Not Registered
Leading Drummer:Robbie Compton
Secretary:Mhari Latta
 
Practice Location:TBC
Practice Times:TBC
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Stockbridge | 3A

General Details
Pipe Major:Euan Whitmore
Leading Drummer:Andrew McCaig
Secretary:Euan Whitmore
 
Practice Location:Monday - Flora Stevenson Primary School
 Thursday - St James Church Hall
Practice Times:19:00 - 21:00 Monday and 18:00 - 21:00 Thursday
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2011 (3B)
 
British Champions2008 (4B)
 
European Champions2008 (4B), 2013 (3B)
 
World Champions2008 (4B)
 
Cowal Champions2008 (4B), 2013 (3B)
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2008 (4B), 2013 (3B)
 
L&B Branch Champions2010 (3)
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2009 (4A), 2011 (3B)
 
British Champions2013 (3B)
 
European Champions2013 (3B)
 
World Champions2008 (4B)
 
Cowal Champions2013 (3B)
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2008 (4B), 2013 (3B)
 
L&B Branch Champions2010 (3), 2012 (3), 2013 (3)
 

+ The Highlanders (4 Scots) | 3A

General Details
Pipe Major:Martin MacDonald
Leading Drummer:Not Registered
Secretary:Not Registered
 
Practice Location:TBC
Practice Times:TBC
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions
 

+ Tweedvale | 3B

General Details
Pipe Major:Bruce Gillie
Leading Drummer:Ross McLaren
Secretary:Charles Gray
 
Practice Location:Vale of Leithen Social Club, Innerleithen
Practice Times:7.00pm to 10.00pm, Mondays and Thursdays.
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2002 (4B)
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions2002 (4B)
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions2002 (4), 2004 (4), 2005 (4), 2006 (4), 2007 (3)
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions2002 (4B)
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2002 (4B)
 
L&B Branch Champions2002 (4), 2004 (4), 2005 (4), 2006 (4), 2007 (3)
 

Branch Dates

26 January 20Branch Meeting
23 February 20Branch Meeting
28 March 20Branch Indoor and Solos
29 March 20Branch Mtg - CANCELLED
26 April 20Branch Meeting
16 May 20Dunbar Contest
06 June 20Innerleithen Contest
21 June 20Edinburgh Contest
02 August 20Bridge of Allan Contest
08 August 20North Berwick Contest
05 September 20Peebles Contest
27 September 20Branch Meeting
25 October 20Branch Meeting
29 November 20AGM & Branch Meeting

Contact Us

For all competition entries and registrations please contact branch secretary John Hughes

Address: 10 Calder Road
 Bellsquarry
 West Lothian
 EH54 9AA
Telephone: 07843 448363
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