Month: January 2016

Vancouver Police Department recognizes two SFU Pipe Band members for bravery

On Tuesday, January 19, 2016 two members of the piping and drumming community, Brian and Graham Haddon, were awarded the Certificate of Merit for their roles in saving a woman injured in a traffic accident in August 2014. The Certificate of Merit is the highest civilian honour awarded by the Vancouver Police Board. Brian, a…

Boney Music Invitational Piping Competition and Recital – February 13, 2016

The BCPA is pleased to announce the Boney Music Invitational Piping Competition and Recital sponsored by Andrew Bonar. The top five pipers in the 2015 BCPA Open Piping Grand Aggregate standing will each perform a medley of various musical styles. The best performance will receive the newly sponsored Boney Music Invitational trophy. Date and Time:…

James P. Troy wins US Gold Medal Piobaireachd, Winter Storm, January 15, 2016, Kansas City, MO

BCPA would like to congratulate the following BCPA member and area players for their competitive achievements at the 2016 Winter Storm on January 15 in Kansas City, MO. James P. Troy – 1st United States Gold Medal Piobaireachd John Lee – 2nd United States Silver Medal Piobaireachd Andrew Lee – 3rd North American Professional Ceol…

Notice of Rescheduled Special General Meeting – February 13, 2016

A Special General Meeting of the BC Pipers Association has been called by the BCPA Board of Directors for Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 3:00 – 5:00pm in the Halpern Centre, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby Campus. At site registration will begin at 2:30 pm. Free parking will be available in C Lot from 2:00 pm…