Year: 2016

Disappointing Result at Peebles Contest for Tweedvale Pipe Band

The penultimate contest of the 2016 pipe band season saw Tweedvale Pipe Band on home ground competing in the pipe band contest at the Peebles Highland Games. Held in its traditional venue of Hay Lodge Park, the Peebles Highland Games enjoyed

Quality Performances at World Championships by Tweedvale Pipe Band!

Tweedvale Pipe Band travelled to Glasgow on Saturday 13 August to participate in the largest pipe band contest on the planet, the World Pipe Band Championships. Held on Glasgow Green, the World’s attracted 230 bands from all across the globe

Successful Days Contesting at North Berwick for Tweedvale

Early August, Saturday 6th, saw the band travel to North Berwick to participate in the Royal Burgh of North Berwick Highland Games at Recreation Park, North Berwick. The North Berwick contest was played out in dry sunny conditions that brought

Poor Performance at Scottish Championships

On the last weekend of July, Tweedvale Pipe Band travelled to Levengrove Park,  Dumbarton to take part in the Scottish Pipe Band Championships. This was the second Major Pipe Band Championships of the season that the band had taken part

Brilliant Bathgate Bring Out Best in Tweedvale Pipe Band!!

The last Saturday of May saw Tweedvale Pipe Band travel the short distance to West Lothian to take part in the pipe band contests at the West Lothian Highland Games, which were held in Meadow Park Bathgate. Tweedvale Pipe Band

Second Contest set-back at British Championships for Tweedvale Pipe Band.

Tweedvale Pipe Band travelled to Paisley on Saturday 21 May to take part in the British Pipe Band Championships at St James’ Playing Fields, the first major championship of the RSPBA season. The event enjoyed good weather, sunny though breezy

At the Double for Tweedvale Pipe Band at Dunbar!!

Tweedvale Pipe Band travelled to East Lothian last Saturday 14 May to take part in the thirty fourth annual pipe band contest at the Hallhill Centre Dunbar, traditionally the first outdoor pipe band contest of the new season in the

2016 – The First Two and a Bit Months

Winter is generally a quiet time for pipe bands with preparation for the forthcoming pipe band season and fundraising featuring heavily in band activity. Innerleithen Pipe band has been no different. This post is a summary of band activity in the