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Posted in Co. Down News by Ian Burrows on 31 May 2018 12:56 PM

The draw for the Craigavon & District Championships is now online and can be accessed by clicking here.

Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 31 May 2018 10:36 AM

The Joseph Forde Memorial Pipe Band are travelling to the World Pipe Band Championships and if you have not arranged anything as yet they may be able to help you. They have some vacant seats on their coach and if hotel rooms are required they can help with these as well. They leave on Thursday 16th and return on Sunday 19th afternoon. If you would like to avail of this opportunity why not contact the band on 028 38852100 or 07783347278.

Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 30 May 2018 2:33 PM

Motor Home parking is available on Friday the 8th of June in Lurgan Park for the Craigavon and District Pipe Band Championships, the cost is £10.00.

Please send name, payment and Motor Home registration number to Unit 34 Crescent Business Park, Ballinderry Road, Lisburn, BT28 2GN.

 Please note there is no parking to 2 pm on Friday.

Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 27 May 2018 12:48 PM

A member of Marlacoo and District Pipe Band lost their wedding ring at yesterday's competition in Enniskillen. If anyone found this please contact us at

Posted in Co. Fermanagh News by Ray Hall on 27 May 2018 10:49 AM

After a wonderful sunny day of competition on Saturday at the Broadmeadow, Enniskillen at the County Fermanagh Championships, following the brilliant Friday night Recital at the Westville Hotel featuring Pipe Major David Johnson, the County Fermanagh Section would like to thank all who contributed in any way to enable this weekend of events to take place. We sincerely hope that all who came along very much enjoyed the weekend and we have already booked similar weather for 2019.

Ray Hall


Posted in Mid-Ulster News by Ian Burrows on 24 May 2018 8:54 PM

The draw for the Mid Ulster Championships can be accessed by clicking here.

Posted in Branch News by Ian Burrows on 24 May 2018 12:27 PM

Drum Major dress time for the Co. Fermanagh Championships is 10.45 a.m. 

Posted in Branch News by Danielle McCartney on 19 May 2018 7:12 PM

Well done to the following RSPBANI band's and Drum Majors who are bringing Silverware back over the water from the British Championships:

Drum Majors

1st Leanne Crooks (Syerla & District)
3rd Carys Graham (Upper Crossgare)
5th Louis Anderson  (Crozier Memorial)

1st Kathryn McKeown (Battlehill)
3rd Rachael Lowry (Armaghbreague)
4th Lana Gibson (Ballyboley)
5th Katie Bicker (Marlacoo & District)

1st Andrea McKeown (Battlehill)
3rd Emma Barr (Field Marshal Montgomery)
4th Jason Price (Ravara)
6th James Kennedy (Closkelt)


Drums St Mary's Derrytrasna
2nd St Mary's Derrytrasna
3rd Clogher and District

1st Closkelt
3rd Ravara

3rd Field Marshal Montgomery