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Posted by Gloria Aicken on 24 September 2012 9:53 AM

To all Mid-Ulster Bands.

The section will be holding the AGM on Wednesday 10th October 2012 at 7.30 pm in the Royal Hotel Cookstown.

All bands within the Mid-Ulster area can send along 2 representatives to the meeting. It would be great to see new faces and more Mid-Ulster bands being represented at its section and having an input into its local contest in Cookstown.

We look forward to seeing you all there.


Gloria Aicken

Section Secretary

Posted by Gloria Aicken on 8 June 2012 2:24 PM

To All Pipe Band enthusiasts

I just want to clarify, if anyone has heard a rumour that the Mid-Ulster Championships in Cookstown has been cancelled, i want to assure everyone its 100% happening, see you all there - the weather forecast says its to be a dry day.


Gloria Aicken  - Section Secretary

Posted by Gloria Aicken on 27 May 2012 7:29 PM

Find attached the draw for the Mid-Ulster Championships on Sat 9th June 2012.

Drum Majors dress is 11.20



Posted by Gloria Aicken on 17 May 2012 4:55 PM

Important Notice

Mid-Ulster - Cookstown Contest

No overnight parking for camper vans will be allowed on the grounds of Cookstown High School, due to health and saftety and insurance reasons.

Parking will be made available on the day of the competition as usual.


Gloria Aicken - Secretary.

Posted by Gloria Aicken on 9 May 2012 10:24 AM


Closing Date for all entries for the Mid-Ulster Section - Cookstown Contest  is SATURDAY 19th MAY 2012.

Please ensure all entries are with Gloria Aicken Section Secretary by this date.



Posted by Gloria Aicken on 2 April 2012 9:31 AM

Find attached entry form for the mid-ulster championships in Cookstown.


Gloria Aicken

Posted by Gloria Aicken on 6 March 2012 3:00 PM

The Mid-Ulster Section will hold its next meeting on Wednesday 21st March 2012 in the Royal Hotel, Cookstown commencing at 7.30 pm.

All mid-ulster band representatives are welcome.


Gloria Aicken 

Section Secretary

Posted by Gloria Aicken on 11 November 2011 4:51 PM

The Mid-Ulster Section held a presentation evening for Senior World Champion Alicia Dickson, Drum Major with the Matt Boyd Memorial Pipe Band.  Alicia was crowned Senior World Champion in Glasgow in August and Section Secretary presented Alicia with a mace as her gift to mark her achievement in Glasgow earlier this year.

Gloria Aicken stated it is not only an honour to Alicia and her family but to the Mid-Ulster Section as well. 

In the photo:-

Section Secretary, Gloria Aicken, Vice Chairman, Alastair Patterson, Alicia Diskson, World Champion Senior Drum Major, George Ussher NI Branch Chairman and Lowry Ferguson Section Chairman.