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Latest News:

30/05/2016
East Of Ireland Championships 2016
Will be held in Howth on Sunday June 26th. Syllabus & Entry Form is now available on the Calendar page.

24/05/2016
IPBA Bands at the 2016 British Championships
Excellent results for IPBA bands. See Latest News page.

09/05/2016
South of Ireland Championships
Syllabus & Entry Forms are now available on the Calendar page.

08/05/2016
Results for 2016 Fingal Pipe Band Championships
Now available on the Results page

02/05/2016
Draw for 2016 Fingal Pipe Band Championships
Now available on the Calendar page.

14/04/2016
71st All Ireland Pipe Band Championships
Syllabus now available on the Latest News & Calendar pages.

03/04/2016
Charities Register
Information for IPBA bands regarding registering as a charity is available on the Latest News page.

03/04/2016
Fingal PB Championships - Online Entry Form
Now available on the Calendar page.

08/03/2016
Munster Championships Results
Now available on the Results page.

05/03/2016
Pan Celtic Solo Championships 2016
Entry Form & Syllabus for the 2016 Pan Celtic Solo Championships is now available on the Calendar page.

29/02/2016
Fingal PB Championships 2016
The Syllabus is now available for the Fingal PB Championships. See Latest News & Calendar pages for more Information.

09/02/2016
Festival Irlandese 2016
The organising committee are looking for piping bands to attend Festival Irlandese 2016 in Turin, Italy in March. See the Latest News for more information.

05/02/2016
Munster Solos 2016
Syllabus & Entry Form now available on the Calendar page.

02/02/2016
IPBA 2016 Calendar of Events
This years' schedule of events is now available on the Calendar page.

12/01/2016
IPBA Annual General Meeting
To be held on Sunday 24th January. See the Latest News page for details.

10/01/2016
Champions of Champions 2015
Results of the 2015 Champion of Champions is now available on the Results page.

01/12/2015
New/Updated Forms
There are new & updated forms now available on the Documents page.

18/11/2015
Leinster Solos Results
Now available on the Results Page.

18/10/2015
Leinster Solos
Order of Play for the Leinster Solos Piping & Drumming competitions on Nov 14 is now available on the Calendar Page.

18/10/2015
World Solo Drumming Championships
Success for IPBA contestants. See the Latest News page.

10/10/2015
Leinster Solo Championships
Syllabus & Entry Form now available on the Calendar Page.

06/10/2015
Irish Piobaireachd Society Workshops
The Irish Piobaireachd Society are holding two workhops. More information on the Latest News page.

20/09/2015
Results of the All Ireland Solo Championships are now available on the Results Page.

16/08/2015
Irish at the 2015 World Pipe Band Championships
See the Latest News page for a report on the Irish at the 2015 World Pipe Band Championships.

   
Achievements at RSPBA Majors 2016

2016 British Championships
May 21st Paisley, Scotland

St. Laurence O'Toole [1]
3rd & 3rd Drums

New Ross & District [3A]
5th & 2nd Drums

Clontibret PB [4B]
1st & 1st Drums
Band:
British Champions 2016
Drum Corp:
British Champions 2016

2016 U.K. Championships
June 11th, Stormont, Belfast

 

2016 European Championships
June 25th, Forres, Scotland

 

2016 Scottish Championships
July 30th, Dumbarton, Scotland

 

2016 World Championships
August 12th, Glasgow Green, Scotland

CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2016
DATE
CONTEST
VENUE
ENTRY FORM(S)
MARCH
6th Sunday Munster Branch Solos Newcastle West, Co. Limerick
Munster Solos 2016 - Syllabus & Entry Form
APRIL
2nd Saturday Pan Celtic Solos Carlow Town

Pan_Celtic_Solos_2016_EntryForm__Pan_Celtic_Solos_2016_Syllabus

MAY
7th Saturday Fingal Pipe Band Championships Lusk, Co. Dublin

Fingal PB Championships 2016 - Syllabus__Fingal PB Championships 2016 - Draw

JUNE
5th Sunday South of Ireland Championships Cobh, Co. Cork
South Of Ireland Championships 2016 - Syllabus & Entry Forms
26th Sunday East of Ireland Championships Howth, Co. Dublin
2016 East of Ireland Championships Howth
JULY
2nd Saturday All Ireland Pipe Band Championships Malahide, Co. Dublin
All Ireland 2016 Syllabus
17th Sunday Arklow Seabreeze Festival Arklow, Co. Wicklow
SEPTEMBER
17th Saturday All Ireland Solo Championships Monkstown Community School, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
OCTOBER
8th Saturday Black Raven Pipe Band Solo Championships Lusk, Co. Dublin
NOVEMBER

12th Saturday

Leinster Solo Championships Palmerstown Community School, Palmerstown