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Pipe Band Notes 2003

Piping and Drumming School goes from strength to strength 26/12/2003
Celebrating 80 years of piping at Tullylagan 19/12/2003
Brian celebrates 38 years with Ballycoan Pipe Band 12/12/2003
Local pipers head up Scottish band 05/12/2003
Weekend festival to attract top line up of pipe bands 28/11/2003
New drum majors class gets underway in Banbridge 21/11/2003
Field Marshal to feature in St. Andrew's Night Gala 14/11/2003
Jonathan claims world juvenile drumming crown 07/11/2003
Good news for local bands as upgradings are announced 31/10/2003
Rule changes get backing from the Northern Ireland branch 24/10/2003
Ronnie takes the reins at RSPBA annual meeting 17/10/2003
Changes proposed at annual general meeting of branch 10/10/2003
All Ireland solos attracts top players from across the country. 03/10/2003
New band formed 26/09/2003
Field Marshal claim another Champion of Champions title 19/09/2003
Bands eye up the last of the. 2003 major championships 12/09/2003
Ryan and North Belfast drummers bring home Cowal Highland titles 05/09/2003
Storming Field Marshal make it a clean sweep at Ulsters 29/08/2003
Good day for Ulster bands at World Championships 22/08/2003
Bands continue to take top prizes 15/08/2003
Small entry but big standard at Lusk 08/08/2003
Huge crowd for pipers at Bangor championships 01/08/2003
Second half of season kicks off in Bangor 26/07/2003
Huge crowds enjoy playing of the highest standard 11/07/2003
`Best ever' County Down contest. 04/07/2003
Bleary are crowned as the Best of British 27/07/2003
Sun shines as Field Marshal again sets standard 19/06/2003
Huge crowd enjoy, sunshine at Co. Antrim championships 12/06/2003
Splendid Lakeland setting for Co. Fermanagh championships 06/06/2003
Banbridge to host 2005 Euro championships 30/05/2003
Field Marshal get the new season off to a winning start 23/05/2003
Special merit award for Noel in Malahide 16/05/2003
Bands all ready for the start of new outdoor season 09/05/2003
Full bands contest goes from strength to strength 02/05/2003
New, chairman Kevin takes helm at RSPBA 18/04/2003
Minister's praise for champion bands 11/04/2003
Piping Hot treat served up at culture evening 04/04/2003
Town gears up for a unique musical first 28/03/2003
Drumming added to annual Ballynahinch Quartets 21/03/2003
Jonathon on top form at solo piping contest 07/03/2003
First event of the 2003 season set for Saturday 28/02/2003
Field Marshal show why they're the best in the world 21/02/2003
Tom steps down after five years as President 14/02/2003
Details are announced of Festival of Piping and Drumming 07/02/2003
George to step down as chairman of RSPBA 31/01/2003
Ex-Field Marshal drummers join up with Shotts & Dykehead 24/01/2003
New man takes the drumming helm at Altnaveigh 17/01/2003
Busy year ahead as Pipe Band Association continues to thrive 10/01/2003
Local bands enjoy a year of success 03/01/2003
EVENT DATES & VENUES 2003 01/2003