Available To Hire For Any Event As A Full Band or Mini Band
Formed In 2004
The original band was formed in January 2004. Everybody involved in the early stages of the band worked extremely hard to get things up and running including funding their own uniforms and have continued with the hardwork to keep the band going. The band wear the Irish Diaspora tartan which reflects the colours of Ireland's land and seascapes, this tartan was designed with The Irish Kilt Club in Co Laois for those of Irish blood at home and abroad.
We are a competition focused band and compete at most of the major pipe band competitions including The British, Scottish, England and World Championships. In 2016 we won the All England Champions which was held at Chatsoworth Country Fair.
Available For Any Event
We are available for any event including parades, carnivals, parties, corporate dinners, weddings and any other occasion. We can turn out as a full band of pipes and drums, a mini band or a solo pipers.
Recruiting Pipers And Drummers, Training Beginners...
We Are Recruting Talented Pipers And Drummers
We are a welcoming, encouraging and friendly band. If you are a piper or drummer and thinking of joining a pipe band please don't hesitate to get in touch. We practice Mondays and Thursdays in Manchester.
Thinking of learning the Pipes or Drums? We'll train you up!
We welcome beginner pipers and drummers of all ages and backgrounds. We offer free tuition between 7pm and 8pm before the main practice. Beginners are welcome to stay and listen to the band practice after their lesson.
Playing in a Pipe Band Is About Having Fun
As well as taking our piping seriously, we believe a pipe band should also be about having lots of fun and everybody getting along. You'll undoubtedly enhance your social life and make lots of friends. We consider ourselves a family band and many of our members involve their famlies in the bands social events and competitions. All the events we play at make great family day outs.