Latest Band Info
Last updated: 8th Feb. 2019
We have a new Treasurer, Callum Johnston has agreed to be our new Treasurer so many thanks to Callum as this will facilitate the band to function correctly. Our thanks to Bill Gibson for his tireless work whilst he was treasurer.
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.
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 February 2019 at the Reddings. Practises are on the 6th Feb.2019; 20th Feb. 2019 and the 27th Feb. Practise starts at 7.30pm.
Saturday practises for February 2019 at Dundry Nurseries. Practises are on the 2nd Feb. 2019; continuing on the 9th Feb; 16th Feb and the 23rd Feb. 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.
A couple of images of band members enjoying their day when filming at Berkley Castle during the making of Johnny English.
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
Next scheduled event is on 23rd Feb. 2019 and that is the Scottish Society Annual Spring Dance. William will be organising that event 3 or 4 pipers required. 2019 events page will be updated in the next couple of days.
For details see 2019 Events
Any queries contact John
via the contacts page.
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