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news updated: 26 Aug 2014

Pipe Band Success in Glasgow

Congratulations to Lochmaben Pipe Band on their recent success at the World Championships in Glasgow--2nd in the 4A category

Thanks to the Annandale Herald for the picture and report of Lochmaben Pipe Band's success on 16 August at the World Championships in Glasgow when they came second in the 4A category.

There were 30,000 specators and 8,000 pipers at the Glasgow Green event. Andrea McRobert, one of the Band's indefatigable supporters said: "All the hard practice since last October have certainly proved invaluable and have ensured that the band were at the top of their game obtaining a prize at every competition they have played in this year. We were delighted to be crowned second best band in our category. We would like to thank parents, friends, the Lochmaben community and our official sponsors for their continued support. It is greatly appreciated and valued"