Latest Band Info

Last updated:11th June 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.

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 June 2018 at the Reddings are due to take place on  June 6th; June 20th and the 27th June. Practise starts at 7.30pm.

Saturday practises  for June 2018 at Dundry Nurseries are due to take place on   2nd June; 9th June;16th June;23rd June and the 30th June. Practise starts at 10am.  Please note that an AGM is being held on the 9th June at 11am and the band also have an engagement on the 30th June. 

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 30th June 2018 at Pershore for their Armed Forces Day. March starts at 4.45pm from the Abbey Grounds parking is at the Angel Hotel arrive for 3pm. Full Band requested. 

 For details see 2018 Events

Any queries contact John via the contacts page.