Below is a list of forthcoming engagements for the band in 2018.  Event dates will be published as they are confirmed.

This list will be updated regularly, and full addresses and postcodes put up for each event when announced and/or updated when more details are known. You can also follow us on Facebook to be updated on these events.

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DateTimeEventCostLocationMore info
Sun 6th May All day Reading Beer Festival See website Christchurch Meadows, Caversham

Sun 13th May From 9:30am Jim McGinn Memorial Competiton (Indoor full band) Entry via optional £2 programme purchase Marlborough Science Academy, Watling St, St Albans, AL1 2QA  
Mon 28th May 12:30 and 14:30 Farnborough Donkey Derby

Adults £2

Children £1

King George Playing Field, Sycamore Road, GU14 6RE

Sat 9th June TBC Sherfield on Loddon Vilage Fete Free Sherfield on Loddon Village Green, Bramley Road, RG27 0BZ

Sun 10th June From 10am Pipes in the Park (Scotland in Colchester) Entry via optional £2 programme purchase Catchpool Road off Cowdray Avenue, Lower Castle Park, Colchester, CO1 1XN

Sat 23rd June TBC Reading University TBC TBC TBC
27 June - 1st July - Away trip - Gruyère Tattoo - Bulle, Switzerland  
Sat 7th July

Parade 12-1pm

Arena 2:10-2:30pm

Crowthorne Carnivall * Free Crowthorne Town Centre and Morgan Field, Lower Broadmoor Road

Parade starts from Wellington College on Dukes Ride. We march down to the station, then round the roundabout and back up Dukes Ride to the High Street from where we turn down towards Morgan's Rec where the Fete will be held and where the Arena performance will be played.

Sun 15th July


Comp starts ~10am

Corby Highland Gathering (Competiton) 2017 prices
£5 adult
Free U16
Charter Field, Corby Old Village, NN17 1UR

Facebook page

Note - very limited parking nearby

Sat 21st July From 11am Relay for Life Free Silver Ring, Ascot Racecourse, SL5 7JX
Sun 22nd July All day Island Highland Gathering See website

Northwood House & Park, Ward Avenue, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 8AZ

Sat 18th Aug All day World Championships * See website for tickets Glasgow Green, Glasgow, G1 5DB
Sun 26 & Mon 27 Aug TBC Swallowfield Show See website Swallowfield Park, Church Road, Swallowfield, RG7 1TH

Sun 2nd Sept All day Chatsworth Country Fair - All England Chanpionships See website for tickets Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PN Website
Sat 8th & Sun 9th Sept

10 or 11 & 1:30/2 Sat


10 or 11 & 12:30 Sun

Heros at Highclere TBC Highclere Castle, Newbury TBC
12th - 17th Sept - Away trip - Gexto Folk Festival See website Gexto and Bilbao, Spain TBC
Sat 6th Oct From 10:30am Charity Collection, Reading Free Broad Street, Reading Collecting for the band


 * Those events marked with an asterisk are not yet confirmed.

Please note that the band is not responsible for any last minute changes or cancellations due to circumstances out of our control.  Should you wish to confirm that we will be attending any events listed, please contact us via the website and we will be very happy to assist

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