Latest Band Info
Last updated:16th Sept. 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.
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 September 2018 at the Reddings They are scheduled for Sept 5th; Sept 19th; Sept 26th. Practise starts at 7.30pm.
Saturday practises for September 2018 at Dundry Nurseries are due to take place on the 8th Sept; 15th Sept; 22nd Sept; 29th Sept; 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
Next scheduled event is on Sunday 11th November 2018 at Stow in the Wold for Remembrance Day. Start time 10.30am. Full Band requested.
For details see 2018 Events
Any queries contact John
via the contacts page.
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