We spoke to the Pipe Major, Pat Murphy about the band’s recent trip to The All Ireland Pipe Band Championships held in New Ross this year.
Last March a group of De La Salle Ventures accompanied the Abbeyside Ventures on a hike up Lugnaquilla in the Wicklow Mountains, here’s the expedition report from Matthew Gaynor, in the typical Venture fashion of 2 months late.
2013 has been a busy year for the 7th De La Salle Cubs – here is a flavour of some of the activities we have been up to.
The Ventures were hearing about this place 180 kilometres north of Waterford called Dublin, apparently the capital. Here’s what they found out.
Last Tuesday, 19th November, a mayoral reception was held to celebrate the achievements of the Phoenix-winning team of the 7th De La Salle scouts, Elaine Stone on coming 3rd in the All-Ireland Junior piping competition, and Eimear Costello on coming 1st in the U14 category of the piping.
Last weekend the Group was asked by Paddy Kelly (of the 13th Scouts and the Order of Malta) to provide support and a campsite for a secret air crash exercise at Waterford Regional Airport
Featuring the De La Salle Scout Pipe Band with special guests. Tickets €10 on 051-855038 or from any member of the band.
In scouting, have you considered where we have been and where we are going?
At the All Ireland Piping and Drumming solo competition held under the auspices of the Irish Pipe Band Association