The RSPBA have just confirmed that the Scottish Pipe Band Championships scheduled for Dumbarton on July 25 have been cancelled due to the virus epidemic.
In a statement the Association said: ‘In response to the current Coronavirus outbreak (CoVid-19), and after careful consideration and discussions with West Dunbartonshire Council, we have made the decision to cancel the 2020 Scottish Pipe Band Championships in Dumbarton.
‘Our decision is based on the latest guidance from the Scottish Government, as well as advice taken from our key partners.
‘West Dunbartonshire Council would like to thank everyone for their continued support of the event and look forward to the 2021 championships.
‘Please note this championship will not be rescheduled in 2020.’