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skirl

the sound of bagpipes
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To the skirl of bagpipes playing Cock o' The North, she walked through a guard of honour of Gurkhas in their traditional hats to the steps of the Royal Courts of Justice in London's Strand.
TARTANS, shortbread, "och-aye" Scottish accents, overgrown sausages and poems yesterday met in Liverpool amid the skirl of bagpipes to celebrate the bard of Scotland.
A SWIRL of the kilts, a skirl of the bagpipes and it was "Geordie the brave".
The skirl of the pipes and drums will also echo through the Aber Valley when the Welsh Piping Society Band leads the carnival procession at noon, parading down to the rugby field welfare ground at Senghenydd, near Caerphilly.
ARMY bagpipers are to be forced to wear earplugs - because health and safety officers fear the skirl damages hearing.
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You could have an Irish tea leaf reading or your tarot cards read, and in addition to watching sheepherding dogs show off their skills, you could ride on a giant wooden rocking horse or listen to the skirl of bagpipes.
He was welcomed ashore at the Railway Bridge by the skirl of pipes and the Commonwealth Youth Circus.
TO THOSE who expected their Scottish heroes to wear kilts, sprout hairs on their kneecaps and skirl a bagpipe at the first scent of haggis, he was something of a surprise.
And don't skirl that dreary dirge Flower o' Scotland at me.
THE skirl of the Highland pipes meets the drumming of the Boomtown Rats when Jiggerypipery appears in Brinklow tomorrow.