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 Should any information appear out of date then please contact our branch secretary advising of any changes needed.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

+ George Heriot's School

General Details
Pipe Major:Willie McIntyre
Leading Drummer:Michael Gray
Secretary:Jake Joergensen
 
Practice Location:N/A
Practice Times:N/A
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
UK Champions2014
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions 2019
 
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
 

+ George Watson's College - Juvenile

General Details
Pipe Major:Iain Simpson
Leading Drummer:Not Registered
Secretary:Iain Simpson
 
Practice Location:N/A
Practice Times:N/A
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012
 2013
 
British Champions2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
 
European Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013
 
World Champions2002, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012
 
Cowal Champions2002, 2003, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012
 2013
 
L&B Branch Champions2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2016, 2017, 2018
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
 2011, 2012, 2014
 
British Champions2001, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013
 2014
 
European Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011
 2012, 2013
 
World Champions2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2014
 
Cowal Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010
 2011, 2012, 2013
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
 
L&B Branch Champions2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
 

+ Peoples Ford Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia

General Details
Pipe Major:Jonathon Simpson
Leading Drummer:Not Registered
Secretary:William McCafferty
 
Practice Location:St Kentigern's Academy, Blackburn
Practice Times:Monday 19:00 - 20:00
 Thursday 19:00 - 20:00
Website:Link to Website
Other relevant information:Entire novice band from 2013 moved to Juvenile for 2014
 
Band Championship Titles
Scottish Champions1982, 1988, 1989
 
British Champions1981, 1982, 1988, 2009
 
European Champions1982, 1988, 1989, 2009
 
World Champions1982, 1987, 1988
 
Cowal Champions1988, 1989, 2010
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions1988, 1989
 
L&B Branch Champions2000, 2010
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 1982, 1987, 1988
British Champions
 1982, 1987, 1988, 2011
European Champions
 1988, 2009
World Champions
 1982, 1988, 1993, 1997, 2009
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions1987, 1988, 1989, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
 
L&B Branch Champions2000
 

+ Preston Lodge High School

General Details
Pipe Major:Lee Moore
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 Champions2015
 
Drumming Championship Titles
Scottish Champions
 
British Champions
 
European Champions
 
World Champions
 
Cowal Champions
 
RSPBA Champion of Champions
 
L&B Branch Champions2015
 

+ West Lothian Schools

General Details
Pipe Major:Greig Canning
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
 

Branch Dates

30 January 22Branch Meeting
27 February 22Branch Meeting
27 March 22Branch Meeting
02 April 22Branch Indoor and Solos
24 April 22Branch Meeting
14 May 22Dunbar
04 June 22Innerleithen
19 June 22Edinburgh
06 August 22North Berwick
07 August 22Bridge of Allan
03 September 22Peebles
22 September 22Branch Meeting
30 October 22Branch Meeting

Contact Us

For all competition entries and registrations please contact branch secretary Peter Hazzard

Address:2 Hillside Crescent North
 Gorebridge
 Midlothian
 EH23 4DS
Telephone:07817 012 1193
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