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  • #TunesWePlay — Dunblane

    #TunesWePlay — Dunblane

    On 13 March 1996, a man walked into the Dunblane (Scotland) Primary School armed with several guns. He fired his weapons 109 times murdering sixteen...

  • we are groot…

    we are groot…

    Our members are homeward bound after a fabulous weekend in Chicago. We continue to be impressed with our progression. Thank you to Jim Sim and the Midwest Pipe...

  • it’s 806 miles to Chicago…

    it’s 806 miles to Chicago…

    Members of Wake & District are on the road this weekend to Chicago for the 29th Annual Chicago Scottish Games and Highland Festival, being held in Istaca....

  • the story of pipes…

    the story of pipes…

    From band member Russell Smith :: We are all aware (or should be) we are observing the 100th anniversary of WWl. The 18th of June...

  • terquasquicentennial…

    terquasquicentennial…

    Wake and District was honored to return to the steps of the North Carolina State Capitol to be a part of the the Terquasquicentennial (175th) Anniversary of our...

  • top 5 legitimate life hacks…

    top 5 legitimate life hacks…

    Sharing this article — by Greg “RU Twisted” Drobny — from www.unapologeticallyamerican.com Life hack! I’ve seen a lot of those lately—from brewing the best coffee to...

  • more good times to come…

    more good times to come…

    June 8th marks our 9 year anniversary as an organization; we’ve come so far since our initial meeting and our first year together. Over these...

  • custodians of tradition…

    custodians of tradition…

    The slow beat of the drum and echo of the bugle filled the silence in Arlington National Cemetery today (o4 June 2015) as members the United States...

  • member of the month #June2K15…

    member of the month #June2K15…

    Raleigh’s Wake and District Public Safety Pipes and Drums currently has 70+ members who come from all walks of life and bring an indeterminate amount...