On Saturday 12th August 2017,the young GSPDA Pipers and Drummers took part in the World Pipe Band Championships,Novice Juvenile,B Grade. The challenge of leading the band during their performance were given to Lourdes Academy Pupil and new GSPDA Pipe Major,Hollie Feeney and Govan High School Pupil Leading Drummer,Julia Pyrcz. Although not in the prize list,the … More World Pipe Band Championships 2017
01 09:00 Scottish Fire and Rescue Service 02 09:08 Tobermory High School 03 09:16 Sgoil Lionacleit 04 09:24 North Lanarkshire Schools 05 09:32 Govan Schools Pipes and Drums Association 06 09:40 Stirling and District Schools Junior 07 09:48 Peoples Ford – Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia 08 09:56 Lochalsh Junior 09 10:04 Oban High School 10 … More GSPDA DRAW FOR THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017
Crowning Of The Govan Fair Queen 2017 On Friday 2nd of June, the GSPDA took part in the Crowning of the Govan Fair Queen at The Victory Christian Centre,Govan. A special mention to piper David Rice who played during Crowning Ceremony. Snare Drummer Ciaran Hyland receives a cheque from Mr Gordon Mackay.Also in the picture […]
On Saturday 22nd April at the GSPDA Concert held in The College of Piping, Otago Street,Glasgow,young Thomas Rankine received a cheque from P/M Iain Duncan on behalf of The Gordon Duncan Memorial Trust.
A Fantastic evening of Piping and Drumming and Gaelic singing was held in the College Of Piping,Otago Street,Glasgow. The evening featured: Callum Beaumont: Double Gold Medallist and 2017 Metro Cup and Uist and Barra Overall Champion. Johnstone Pipe Band. (Debuting in Grade 1, 2017) Bethany Watson, Gaelic Singer. The Govan Schools Pipes and Drums Association. … More The GSPDA Inaugural Recital 2017
Glasgow Kiltwalk 2017 A Massive Thank You to all the members of the GSPDA who turned out at Clydebank College to play the 4000 Walkers away at the start of the Kiltwalk. A Big thank you to John Feeney for coming along and helping out.
We are delighted to share a message from a former band member who has gone on to great things after his time with GSPDA had come to an end. “Hi guys, hope you are all well? I just want to say a huge thanks to the two Iains that started me off learning the pipes. … More Former Pipe Band Member has message of support
GOVAN GAELIC CHOIR CONCERT 17th MARCH 2017. The GSPDA pipers and drummers had the pleasure of entertaining a very large audience at the Govan Gaelic Choir concert in The Pearce Institute,Govan. The band members were superbly looked after by their hosts and on leaving each one was presented with an Easter Egg. Isabel Ross from … More GSPDA Perform at Govan Gaelic Choir Concert