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Ipswich Recital 2020 – not to be missed!

St Andrews Day Gala Dinner

 

To celebrate St Andrew’s Day in style, Ipswich Piping Society are sponsoring a gala dinner at 7.00pm on November 30, 2019 at Arlingtons Restaurant in Ipswich (13 Museum Street, Ipswich IP1 1HE). We would be delighted if you could join us to celebrate the Patron Saint of Scotland in the traditional way – fine food, a wee dram perhaps and some music.

The evening will include piping and a 3 course dinner consisting of;

•Scottish smoked salmon with rocket, capers and parmigiano (Vegetarian/vegan option available)

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•Scottish Roast striploin of beef with roast potatoes, roasted root vegetables and horseradish gravy

•Vegetarian haggis risotto with broccoli and blue cheese (Vegan option available)

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•Scottish raspberry, apple and pear crumble with creme écossais (Vegan option available)

The cost of this wonderful evening of piping and piping hot food is £ 35 plus £ 1.75 booking fee. Please follow the link below to make your booking;

Non IPS Members – https://arlingtons-ipswich.co.uk/events/st-andrews-day-dinner/

or alternatively, please visit www.arlingtons-ipswich.co.uk for further details – and take the virtual tour on their homepage to see what a great venue it is!

We look forward to welcoming you to our St Andrew’s Day Dinner.  Any questions please contact

hello@arlingtons-ipswich.co.uk

28 Tunes for Macmillan!

A great turnout of pipers raised £395 for Macmillan in Woodbridge on Saturday August 24 – 28 Tunes played in a great cause….

You can see video clips here:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/7pae1914fy2f1sm/img_0201.mov?dl=0

and here:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/d8mmpcf5uae7b4m/img_0204.mov?dl=0

Deben Macmillan Challenge

The Society is supporting Macmillan on the opening day of the Challenge by playing 28 Tunes from 11.00am on August 24 outside Whisstocks Boatyard in Woodbridge – come along and join us!

https://www.justgiving.com/28TunesforMacmillan

Recital Videos on YouTube

You can now watch (and listen to!) great videos of the 2019 Piping Society recital onYouTube, courtesy of Bob Ash and signed off by our pipers Alastair and Margaret Dunn.

Just go to YouTube and search for piperbob2 – all the videos are there: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1hoWHUd3zE_fhorQQWb2Fg

 

Ipswich Library

Society pipers put on a great show at the Library’s Community Day on June 15 – all the Monday evenings hard work paying off with a good sound….

2019 IPS Recital – a huge hit!

A fantastic night of piping by Alastair and Margaret Dunn packed the room at the Holiday Inn in Ipswich on March 29 – huge thanks to our wonderful pipers and to all who supported the evening by attending.  Very nice review by Roger Huth in Piping Press

Red Nose Day in Ipswich

Well done to all of those who played despite the blustery conditions and occasional showers. The generous people of Ipswich donated a total of £208.43 towards the Red Nose Appeal.

The Piping Society Burns Night at The Bull in Bacton!

The Battle’s O’er

 

 

Society pipers from all over the east of England turned out at 6.00am on Sunday November 11 to join the international project which galvanised pipers everywhere to play the tune by a war memorial at the very time the Armistice was being signed in 1918.


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