Robert MacNeil

B.C. Pipers’ Newsletters of 1965

The Historical Newsletters page has been updated with the release of archival B.C. Pipers’ Newsletters from 1965. Besides the regular news of competitions and their results, interesting news of that year included: Results of 33rd Annual Gathering Judge Colin Cameron comments on the Annual Gathering First instance in the Newsletter of a prize won by…

BCPA Online Performance Assessments initiative delivers financial support to Highland Games

BCPA is pleased to report that the recently concluded BCPA 2020 Online Performances Assessments initiative has yielded a total surplus of $1,424 CAD that is being divided equally among the 9 BCPA member highland games and in process of electronic funds transfer to each of the games. Victoria Highland Games Bellingham Scottish Gathering ScotFestBC- The…

2020 BCPA Player Initiated Promotion Applications are OPEN

As originally announced on June 21, the BCPA online system for player initiated promotion applications is now open at https://bcpipers.wildapricot.org/event-3961703 Players should first carefully examine the requirements previously announced and how that information is required for submission in the above online system. Players should then compile all the required information and complete the online application.…

B.C. Pipers’ Newsletters of 1962

The Historical Newsletters page has been updated with the release of archival B.C. Pipers’ Newsletters from 1962. Besides the regular news of competitions and their results, interesting news of that year included: Rules of a composing contest, entry fee was $1.00 and prize $10.00 Learning to pipe by Seumas MacNeill Hints on caring for your…