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On Sunday the 4th August 2019 the South Glos Show was home to the first ever South West Pipe Band contest held in partnership with The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association.

On Sunday 4th of August the South Glos Show teamed up with The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association to host the very first South West Pipe Band Contest.

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association (RSPBA) was formed in 1930 to provide an authoritative governing body to organise and grade Pipe Bands, and to draw up rules and regulations for the effective running of Pipe Band competitions. Its aims to promote and encourage the culture and advancement of Pipe Band music internationally, creating and maintaining a bond of fellowship with all Pipe Band personnel throughout the world.

The bands competed throughout the day being judged according to ability with a grand finale of Massed Pipes Bands in the Gregor Heating Main Arena on the Sunday afternoon to draw our fantastic weekend to a close.