Band pipes way to contest wins

It was wins all round for the Temuka Pipe Band when they took out the Grade 2 competition at the Otago Southland Provincial Contest.

The band was one of 16 taking part in the two-day event in Dunedin last weekend.

The Temuka band won the Grade 2 competition in all events against three others.

It also won the drumming and ensemble cups. It is a busy time for the band with it competing in the South Island Championships at Kaiapoi this weekend in the leadup to the National Contest in Tauranga on March 7 and 8.

The Timaru Herald