St Patrick’s Day Parades March 2022

After 2 years it was great to get out on to the streets playing in front of crowds again. Saturday the 12th March we were playing at the Derby St Patrick’s Day Parade. This was the last event that we played at in March 2020 before lockdown 1 was introduced. We had a great time playing from the start point … Read More

New Practice Venue

Since restrictions were lifted the band now practices at The Sanctuary, Tangmere Drive, Castle Vale B35 7PX. Practice takes place on a Tuesday evening from 7.15pm to 9pm. Generally chanter and drum pad practice are in separate rooms until 8.10pm then Pipes and Drums from 8.15pm in the main hall. Whether you have played before or a complete beginner you … Read More

Remembrance Day Parade 2019

The band march The Perry Common Members Club (formerly Royal British Legion) from College Road to St Martins Church Witton Lodge where the Remembrance service is held. The parade then returns to the Members Club where the laying of The Wreaths takes place. A great day to remember those that gave the ultimate sacrifice for us all. Many thanks to … Read More

2019 Parades

2019 saw us playing at 3 Saint Patrick’s Day Parades Sunday 10th March – Huddersfield Saint Patrick’s Parade. Saturday 16th March – Derby Saint Patrick’s Day Parade. Sunday 17th March – Birmingham Saint Patrick’s Day Parade. As usual we have had a really busy March playing in 3 great Saint Patrick’s Day Parades. The weather at all of them was … Read More