Latest Band Info

Last updated:1st July 2018.

Attention all band members - the law is changing and that under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) effective the 25th May 2018 we require your permission to retain your contact details (email, phone, address etc) on file and to contact you using any of your contact details. The GDPR is now an Opt - In requirement therefore the Secretary will send out an email and you must reply to this email either to agree or not agree to the Cheltenham Pipe band holding your details on file and contacting you. If you do not reply to this email we will assume that you do not give your consent and your records will be deleted and you will not receive any updates, news etc.

To view the Cheltenham Pipe Band Privacy policy please select the link below

Privacy policy GDPR SAPBC.doc

At the recently held AGM at Dundry Nurseries the following band members have been voted into their new office; Pipe major William Haggie; Assistant to Pipe Major  Tom Jamieson; Secretary/Co-ordinator John Shields; Chairman Alan McClymont. Bill Gibson  as the Treasurer and John Ross as the new Auditor. Minutes of this meeting will be available shortly. Our Chairman has also agreed to take over as Kit Master.

Chanter practice on a Saturday Morning now takes place at Dundry Nurseries in Bamfurlong Lane next to Staverton Airport and only approx. 1/2 mile from the Reddings. Practise starts at 10am.  Directions can be found on the Join the Band page.

Wednesday  practises for July 2018 at the Reddings are due to take place on  July 4th; July 18th and the 25th July. Practise starts at 7.30pm.

Saturday practises  for July 2018 at Dundry Nurseries are due to take place on   7th July;14th July;21st July and the 28th July. Practise starts at 10am. 

William has agreed to hold chanter practise between 10am and 11am with hopefully Tom standing in when our new Pipe major is not available. We would like more band members to attend these sessions.

Here are a couple of images of the band playing in Hereford on Sunday 22nd April 2018 another one or two may follow. 


To view a short video of the band playing with the Chieftains' in St. David's Hall in Cardiff on the 3rd June 2012 select the link below

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Next scheduled event is on Saturday 1st September 2018 at Gloucester for Gloucester Day.  Full Band requested. 

 For details see 2018 Events

Any queries contact John via the contacts page.