Revised date for Uist & Barra confirmed

Callum Beaumont, last years winner of the 'Uist & Barra'.

Callum Beaumont, last years winner of the ‘Uist & Barra’.

Revised date for Uist & Barra confirmed

This year’s Glasgow Uist & Barra Association’s invitational solo piping competition has been rescheduled for September 29.

The event had been cancelled earlier this year due to severe weather.

The venue is, as ever, the College of Piping and the 15 competitors invited to compete are:

Alasdair Henderson, Craig Sutherland, Jamie Forrester, Angus MacColl, Faye Henderson, Peter McCalister, Ben Duncan, Callum Beaumont, Cameron Drummond, Finlay Johnston, Glenn Brown, Iain Speirs, Roddy MacLeod, Sarah Muir and Willie McCallum.

The judges are: Willie Morrison, Jack Taylor and Allan MacDonald.

Last year’s competition saw Callum Beaumont triumph. The Bo’ness piper took the piobaireachd with MacLeod of Colbecks.

Entry is £12 for adults and £6 for those aged 16 and under.

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