Latest News

Posted by Ian Burrows on 6 March 2019 1:11 PM

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council have ratified the Championships on the 22nd of June to be held in Castle Gardens, Antrim. 

Posted by Ian Burrows on 4 March 2019 3:46 PM

Please see attached syllabus and entry form for the 2019 Cullybackey Solos.

Posted by Danielle McCartney on 2 March 2019 6:43 PM

Please find the syllabus for the World Solo Drumming Qualifiying event attached

Posted by Danielle McCartney on 2 March 2019 6:02 PM

Please find attached the syllabus for the Ulster Solos 2019

We are doing some maintenance on our payment system on the website so entries will open soon - in the mean time, please ensure you can get logged into your account, that your band details are up to date and that you have marked yourself as a solo piper/drummer

If you have any issues please contact Danielle -

Posted by Admin on 1 March 2019 9:42 PM

We are moving the website to a new hosting system. To facilitate this we will be taking the site offline at 11pm this evening 1st March 2019. We hope to be back up and running shortly after midnight.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Move has been completed. We are aware of an issue with the maps on the Band and Drum Majors pages. We hope to have these resolved soon.

Posted by Danielle McCartney on 13 February 2019 7:31 PM

Cullybackey Pipe Band 32nd Annual Solo Piping & Drumming Competition will be held on Saturday 6th April 2019.

We are pleased to announce the addition of a Piobaireachd Competition this year.

Syllabus & entry form will be available from Friday 22nd February.

Posted by Danielle McCartney on 13 February 2019 4:05 PM

Please find the dates for 2019 below,

Please note there are still a few dates to be confirmed/ratified:

Ards – 11th May

Enniskillen- 25th May

Mid Ulster – 1st June

Belfast  – 8th June

Antrim – 22nd June (subject to Council ratification)

All Ireland – 6th July

County Antrim – 20th July (Glenarm - to be confirmed)

Portrush – 3rd August (subject to Council ratification)

Moira – 10th August

Newcastle, Ulster Championships– 24th August

Posted by Danielle McCartney on 13 February 2019 10:52 AM

The Ulster Solos will take place on Saturday 20th April 2019 in Lisnagarvey High School, Lisburn.

The syllabus is being finalised and will be published soon