Photos of Reading Scottish Pipe Band - 2012

On 10 November 2012, Reading Scottish played for Remembrance Sunday at the Madejski Stadium before the Reading vs Norwich Premier League match.

More pictures are available on out Flickr stream here : Madejski 2012

On 12 August 2012, Reading Scottish played in perhaps their biggest ever engagement – at the Closing Ceremony of the Olympic Games in London.
A lot of photos and videos of this event are licensable and protected.

A Flickr stream is available here: Flickr stream. The band feature in the background at the end of Eric Idle’s set.
There is also a licensable Alamy photo here: Alamy.

The full video of the whole ceremony is available on these sites:
Facebook video (the band play behind Eric Idle at 2:10:10)
Olympic website.

On 1 August 2012, Reading Scottish played as part of the Highland Gathering at Robin Hill on the Isle of Wight.

On 11 July 2012, Reading Scottish were playing to set the Olympic Torch off on its journey from Reading in Caversham Court Gardens.

On 17 June 2012, Reading Scottish recorded music for the Olympic Closing Ceremony to be held on 12 August 2012.

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Sat 6 Jul 2024

Fleet Carnival

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Sun 14 Jul 2024

Highland Gathering


Charter Field, Corby Old Village
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Sat 20 Jul 2024

Newport IoW

St Thomas' Square,
Newport PO30 1SL

Sun 21 Jul 2024

Island Highland Gathering

IoW Steam Railway, Havenstreet, Ryde PO33 4DS
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Eksjö International Tattoo

Eksjö, Sweden
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10 Aug 2024

Newbury Collection

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17 Aug 2024

World Championships


Glasgow Green
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25 Aug 2024

Swallowfield Show

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1 Sep 2024

All England Champs


Chatsworth House

15 Sept 2024

Battle of Britain Parade

Windsor Town Centre

20 Oct 2024

St Etienne

St Etienne, France

26 Oct 2024

Littlehampton Bonfire Parade

Littlehampton seafront

2 Nov 2024

Farnham Fireworks

Farnham Town Centre

10 Nov 2024

Remembrance Sunday *

Bracknell Town Centre

24 Nov 2024

St Andrew's Day

St Andrews URC, Reading

24 Nov 2024

Wokingham Winter Carnival *

Wokingham Town Centre

4 Dec 2024

Beaconsfield Festival of Lights *

Beaconsfield Town Centre

6 Dec 2024

Hungerford Extravaganza *

Hungerford Town Centre

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