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.
The Ventures were hearing about this place 180 kilometres north of Waterford called Dublin, apparently the capital. Here’s what they found out.
On Friday at 7pm 11 Ventures, Neillers and Riordan meet on Mayors Walk to get the gear ready to load when it arrived.
In 2002, with great regret the decision was made to close the 13th Scout Troop due to dwindling numbers. Last Friday, history was made with the re-birth of the 13th De La Salle Scouts.
Camp this year brought us to the far away land of Inistioge in the lovely county of Kilkenny. Myself (Tara) and Roddy decided to test the fitness of our scouts and selves by undertaking the 40km cycle to camp. It took slightly longer than expected but we made it there
Eoin Falconer from the De La Salle Venture Scout Group reports on his trip to Ghent, Belgium to the Youth Spokesperson’s Training Event.
Eoin Falconer (3rd/7th/13th Waterford) and Patrick McDonald (Antrim) have been funded to go and become Youth Spokespersons at a Youth Spokesperson’s Training in Ghent, Belgium from the 4th of July to the 8th of July. The aim of this event is to encourage and enhance a good image of scouting
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A huge congratulations to De La Salle Pipe Band who took 1st in MSR and 2nd in Medley in Lorient Guinness Interceltique Festival Pipe Band competition and also congratulations to the members of the band who played with New Ross and won the World Pipe Band Championships in Grade 4A
De La Salle Scout Pipe Band made their inaugural appearance in the Arklow Seabreeze Festival on Sunday last the 15th of July 2012.