Latest Band Info

Last updated: 2nd Jan. 2019

Happy new year to all band members and their families 

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.

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

Privacy policy GDPR SAPBC.doc

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 January 2019 at the Reddings. Practises resume again on the 16th Jan.2019 continuing on 23rd Jan. 2019 and the 30th Jan. 2019. Practise starts at 7.30pm.

Saturday practises  for January 2019 at Dundry Nurseries.  Practises resume again on the 5th Jan. 2019; continuing on the 12th Jan. 19th Jan 2019 and the 26th Jan. 2019.  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

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 For details see 2018 Events

Any queries contact John via the contacts page.