Pipe band success at Crieff gathering

Brechin Pipe Band attended the Crieff gathering contest on August 25, with the grade 3 band coming out winners in their category and second in the grade 2 category.

The band also won the Dundee, Perth and Angus trophy for Champion of Champion for drumming in both the grade 3 and grade 2 levels.

This weekend the band will head to the Cowal Highland Gathering for the last ever Cowal Championships. Next year the competition will take place, for the first ever time, in Belfast and will be known as the UK Championships.

The Grade 1 pipeband will then hold a concert, The Power of Scotland, on September 21, in Forfar’s Reid hall.

On October 5 the band will hold their solo contest at Brechin high School..