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Posted by Ian Burrows on 30 June 2017 9:41 PM

The RSPBANI Branch County Down Section recently held a prize draw for a set of Peter Henderson Bagpipes which were kindly donated by R.G. Hardie and Company, Glasgow. The draw raised £1000.00 for the Northern Ireland Children's Hospice.

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Lorraine Ronaldson (President of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, Co. Down Section) and the Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council, Alderman Gareth Wilson (Chieftain of the Day) pictured presenting a cheque for £1000 to Diane Cherry (NI Children’s Hospice) at the Craigavon & District Pipe Band and Drum Major Championships in Lurgan Park on Saturday 17th June 2017.  The money was raised in a prize draw for a set of bagpipes and looking on is Richard Parkes MBE (Pipe Major of Field Marshal Montgomery Pipe Band) with the set of bagpipes which were donated for the prize draw by R.G. Hardie & Co from Glasgow.  Photo by John Kelly.

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Alastair Dunn, (Managing Director of R.G. Hardie Bagpipes) presents the pipes to the winner of the prize draw, Robert Smith from Ayrshire.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 2 June 2017 11:41 AM

The RSPBANI County Down Section are holding a prize draw in aid of the Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice for a set of Peter Henderson Bagpipes kindly donated by RG Hardie and Co. Ltd.

Tickets cost £1.00 and will be available to purchase at the Craigavon and District Pipe Band Championships in Lurgan Park on the 17th of June, or by contacting 02892670445 or emailing info@rspbani.org

Posted by Ian Burrows on 1 June 2017 3:47 PM

Motor Home Parking- Craigavon and District Pipe Band Championships.

Overnight parking for Motor Homes is available in Lurgan Park on Friday 16th June, the cost is £10.00. To receive a pass please make payment out to RSPBANI County Down Section and send in a stamped addressed envelope to 3 Rocklands, Annahilt, Hillsborough, Co. Down, BT26 6NU

Posted by Ian Burrows on 14 March 2017 2:45 PM

The RSPBANI County Down Section are inviting tenders for the Craigavon and District Pipe Band and Drum Major Championsips 2017.

Interested Caterers please complete the attached form and send to RSPBANI, Unit 34, Crescent Business Park, Lisburn, Co. Antrim, BT28 2GN. Closing date for applications is Monday 10th April, 2017.

 
Posted by Ian Burrows on 28 February 2017 3:44 PM

A meeting of the County Down Section will take place on Tuesday, 14th March, at 8pm in the Millbrook Lodge Hotel, Ballynahinch.

Posted by Admin on 18 June 2016 6:04 PM

Results from the Craigavon and District Championships can be found at the following link.

Craigavon & District Championship Results

Posted by Mervyn Herron on 10 June 2016 2:09 PM

Big thank you to former Lord Mayor Causby and the young ladies from Battlehill who are jumping high for the Craigavon Championhips being held in Lurgan Park on the 18th June

Posted by Mervyn Herron on 7 June 2016 6:43 PM

Drum Majors dress will be held at 11am at Lurgan Park

Mervyn Herron Secretary