Once again its time for many of our Bands, Drum Majors and supporters to make the annual pilgrimage to Scotland for the World Championships.
All at RSPBANI want to wish every success to all of our Branch competitors and trust that all bands, Drum Majors and their many supporters have a really enjoyable weekend no matter what result occurs. We are very proud of all of our piping community, you represent all that is best in Northern Ireland.
We look forward to seeing you all, either in Glasgow, or at our final contest of the year at Portrush.
Due to a cancellation Finvoy Pipe Band now have 2 places available for the worlds weekend at a reduced price.
Itinerary includes pickups enroute from Ballymoney to Belfast on Friday, 12 August, 07.30 hrs Stena sailing from Belfast to Cairnryan. Two nights accomodation in the Premier Inn, Charing Cross, Glasgow in a double / twin ensuite room with breakfast. Returning home on Sunday, 14 August, 11.30 hrs Stena sailing to Belfast.
For further information contact Paul Cameron on 07753405563.
On Thursday the 4th of August Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council hosted a Civic Reception at the Island Centre Lisburn for New Zealand Police Pipe Band. The band are competing at Moira in the Lisburn and Castlereagh City Championships on Saturday, 6th of August and then travel to Glasgow for the World Pipe Band Championships on the 13th and 14th of August.
The Deputy Mayor, Alderman Stephen Martin welcomed them to the Borough of Lisburn and Castlereagh and wished them every success in the forthcoming competitions.