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Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 24 October 2019 11:11 AM

McDonald Memorial Pipe Band are holding an open practice night on Tuesday 29th October from 7.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. in Magherally and Annaclone Church, 46 Kilmacrew Road, Banbridge, BT32 4EP. 

Everyone welcome.

 
Posted in Branch News by Danielle McCartney on 22 October 2019 5:33 PM

A Branch Meeting will be held on Saturday, 26th of October 2019 at 2pm

The Branch AGM will be held on Saturday, 30th of November 2019 at 11 am. 

Both meetings will be held in Trinity Methodist Halls, Ballymacoss Ave, Lisburn, County Antrim BT28 2GX.

Nominations for election of Officers and notices of motion for the AGM must be received from band secretaries by the Branch Secretary three weeks prior to the meeting.

Email contact for the Branch Secretary is danielle.mccartney@rspbani.org

Posted in Mid-Ulster News by Ian Burrows on 20 October 2019 1:31 PM

                                                      ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

 

 

Please note that the annual general meeting of the Mid-Ulster Section will be held on Wednesday, 30th October 2019, commencing at 7.00 p.m., in the Royal Hotel, Coagh Street, Cookstown, County Tyrone.

It is very important that all bands within the Mid-Ulster Section are represented at this meeting.

Thanks for your co-operation.

Dessie McLaughlin

Secretary.

Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 15 October 2019 10:23 AM

Please see details of 2019/2020 Piobaireachd Workshops

Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 8 October 2019 12:35 PM

Please see the attached document regarding the Music Leadership Programme which is aimed at 16 to 24-year-old pipers and drummers.

Please contact ian.burrows@rspbani.org if you are interested.

Posted in Co. Down News by Ian Burrows on 4 October 2019 3:26 PM

The County Down Section A.G.M. will be held in the Millbrook Lodge Hotel, Ballynahinch on the 17th of October at 07.30 p.m.

Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 23 September 2019 7:05 PM

 Please see attached results from the All Ireland Solos.

Posted in School News by Ian Burrows on 23 September 2019 5:24 PM

We are taking applications for the RSPBA course for the Certificate of Pipe Band Musicianship Part 1, which is to be held in Northern Ireland.

This replaces the RSPBA Advanced Certificate. The criterion is that prospective students should already have achieved SCQF level 6.

If you are interested in applying please email mark.faloon@rspbani.org or info@rspbani.org