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Greyfriars Pipes and Drums

Barlanark-Greyfriars Parish Church

365 Hallhill Road

Barlanark

Glasgow

G33 4RY.


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Greyfriars Pipes and Drums consists of two sections , a Grade 4B Band

and a Youth Section both of which are based within Barlanark-Greyfriars

Parish Church, 365 Hallhill Rd,Barlanark, Glasgow.


The Adult Band is a Grade 4B band that is registered with the RSPBA.

The band regularly take part in competitions and community events.   


The Band practices on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at the church from

7:30pm to 9:30pm.


Youth Section

Our Youth Section  is open to all young people aged between

11 years and 18 years.  

You can join the youth section and learn how to play either the

Drums or the Pipes.



Competitions

In previous sessions we have entered a number of competitions.


The World Pipe Band Championships

European Pipe Band Championships

British Pipe Band Championships

Scottish Pipe Band Championships at Dumbarton

Paisley Pipe Band Competition

Bute Highland Games

Perth Highland Games

Bridge of Allan

Bathgate

Lesmahagow

Gourock Highland Games


Other events have included

- leading Parades for local Boys’ Brigade Companies

   & other community groups

-  Playing at Burns Suppers and St. Andrew’s nights

-  Playing at local Supermarkets on Burns Night , New Year etc


Last year , 2018 , we were honoured to lead the parade at the

dedication of the Dennistoun War Memorial in Alexandra Park.