Robert MacNeil

Reid Maxwell to receive the BC Community Achievement Award

It has been announced by BC Premier Christy Clark and Keith Mitchell, chair of the British Columbia Achievement Foundation, that Reid Maxwell, Lead Drummer of the Simon Fraser University Pipe Band and Director and Life Member of the BC Pipers’ Association, has been named as a recipient of the British Columbia Community Achievement Awards for…

83rd Annual Gathering is Fast Approaching!

Have you submitted your entry yet? The deadline is this Friday, March 13th.  All those interested in attending the Band contest as spectators or the Ceilidh are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance.  Contest entries may be submitted and tickets obtained at this link: http://bcp3a.cloverpad.org/event-1864910 Watch for the March 22nd live internet broadcast of the draws to…

Upcoming Events

SFU Pipe Band Pipe Up for Cancer Fundraiser for Brain Cancer Research The SFU Pipe Band’s Pipe Up For Cancer Concert and Ceilidh, to benefit cancer research and to demonstrate the band’s and community’s moral support to long time band piper Andrew Bonar who is fighting cancer, are now sold out.  But if you missed…

SurveyMonkey provides Charity Discount to BCPA

SurveyMonkey has provided a 25% charity discount to the BC Pipers’ Association for its purchase of the SurveyMonkey Gold annual subscription. BCPA extensively uses SurveyMonkey’s surveys and polls functionality for many satisfaction, availability, and research surveys, as well as the polls on the main page of the BCPA website. BCPA thanks SurveyMonkey for their generous charity discount.…