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skirl

the sound of bagpipes
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The "skirl of pipes and drums will echo once again through the valley", say organisers, when the Welsh Piping Society Band leads the Carnival procession at noon.
ARMY bagpipers are to be forced to wear earplugs - because health and safety officers fear the skirl damages hearing.
Toyota's Highlander and the Lexus RX 400h are cousins under the skirl. The Highlander hybrid, otherwise very similar to standard Highlanders, offers 32 mpg in the city and 27 in town, which will save you $700 a year on gas.
Doreen Howard was named senior technical service supervisor, responsible for formulators of skirl and sun care products.
A total of 51 members of North Lanarkshire schools' award-winning pipe band will skirl through the streets of Manhattan at the city's annual Tartan Day parade.
Whether you prefer the massed marching bands, the skirl of the pipes and drums, the fastpaced action of the field gun or the flyball dog races, or the pomp and pageantry of the massed standard bearers, there is something for all the family.
Thornhill Pipe Band performed with the skirl o' the pipes echoing across the hillside with its herbaceous beds and well-established shrubs.
THAT'S MY SKIRL Elle on the bagpipes and, right, with her husband Andrew
The skirl of the pipes may sound wonderful in the hands of experts but it's a notoriously difficult instrument to learn.
Sir Richard Branson wore a kilt and flew into Edinburgh to the skirl of bagpipes this week for the launch of Little Red, Virgin Atlantic's first domestic service.
Married them himself, gather it was a fine scandal at the timeshe was practically at the altar with this count or some such.' A skirl of pipes heralded the ceremonious entry of a broad platter of what looked like a bag-pudding in a steaming pool of gravy.