SLIDESHOW - Local pipe bands in action in NW Championships

The North West Pipe Band & Drum Major Championships and RSPBANI - Champion of Champions were held at Ramore Head in Portrush on Saturday 23rd August.

The Chieftain of the gathering was the Mayor of Coleraine, Councillor George Duddy, who praised the efforts of all concerned in what was one of the highlights of the holiday season.

Topp Star of the North Pipe Band with Pipe Major Alan Glenholmes pictured during the march past at the North West Pipe Band Championships at Portrush on Saturday 23rd August.

Topp Star of the North Pipe Band with Pipe Major Alan Glenholmes pictured during the march past at the North West Pipe Band Championships at Portrush on Saturday 23rd August.

John Kelly has kindly provided the Ballymoney and Moyle Times with some photographs of local bands taking part.

Here’s a slideshow...