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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory CVO, CBE, FRSE, FRSA, MA, CA - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE.    Read More

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  • Niall Stewart wins Uist & Barra Invitational Piping Competition 2018

Niall Stewart wins Uist & Barra Invitational Piping Competition 2018

The 2018 Glasgow Uist and Barra Association Piping Competition took place on Saturday 29th September, at TNPC Otago Street in Glasgow's west end. The overall winner of the competition was Niall Stewart of Kyle of Lochalsh. 

Full results:

Piobaireachd

1. Iain Speirs
2. Wiilie McCallum
3. Angus MaColl 
4. Jamie Forester
5. Stuart Liddell

MSR

1. Craig Sutherland
2. Niall Stewart
3. Stuart Liddell 
4. Alasdair Henderson
5. Willie McCallum

Hornpipe & Jig 

1. Niall Stewart 
2. Alasdair Henderson 
3. Iain Speirs
4. Willie McCallum
5. Gordon McCready

Overall Winner: Niall Stewart.

Judges: Alan MacDonald, Jack Taylor and Willie Morrison.

Also competing but not in the prizes were Glenn Brown, Ben Duncan (light music only), Roddy MacLeod, Peter McCalister (Piobaireachd only), and Sarah Muir (light music only).

Cameron Drummond withdrew from the competition due to the birth of his child.

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory CVO, CBE, FRSE, FRSA, MA, CA - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE

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HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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