The picture above is of the Rutherglen Pipe Band and features the 214’s Pipe Major, Alex MacIver, sitting far left front row. Read more from Mr Russell here.
Ceol mor enthusiasts have plenty of listening on the PP Audio Archive to help them wile away the bleak winter evenings. Added today for their edification and enjoyment are two tunes The Glen is Mine and MacDougall’s Gathering
The first is played by South African expert Chris Terry, many times a prizewinner in Gold Medal contests, and a man who has flown the banner for the great music – and all piping – in that part of the world for his entire life.