The College of Piping has teamed up with the Argyll Gathering, a new traditional
festival which takes place in Helensburgh on August 19-20, to give away a pair of weekend tickets.
The line-up includes among others, the Red Hot Chilli Pipers, Mànran, Daimh, Treacherous Orchestra, the Jarlath Henderson Band plus RossAinslie and Ali Hutton. As well as traditional music, there will also be a range of interactive workshops for all ages, focussing on Gaelic, the arts and science.
Tickets are £45 (day) or £80 (weekend). Children under 12 go free.
To win the weekend tickets answer this simple question:
In 2002, a College of Piping director was the founding member of the Red Hot Chilli Pipers. Was it:
- A) Dugald B. MacNeill
- B) Bruce Hitchings MBE BEM
- C) Stuart Cassells
Email your answer to firstname.lastname@example.org
The winner will be notified by email in August and announced in the August Piping Times.
The Argyll Gathering is a day festival (i.e. no camping). Regular trains run frequently to and from the Central Belt or you can book a return coach trip to Glasgow/Edinburgh via the festival website – www.argyllgathering.com