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19 05, 2017

Ferrari Owners Club 50th Anniversary Celebration in Edinburgh

By | 2017-05-19T15:34:44+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

So everyone wants to be a Ferarri owner.  When you hear that the Ferrari Owners Club is having a wee event to celebrate their 50th anniversary, you just have to be there.  You are even keener when they then mention they are bringing along a few cars, and Greypaul are putting some of their excellent [...]

24 03, 2017

Bagpipe Masterclass at Cameron House Highland Games

By | 2017-03-24T15:38:19+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Roddy thoroughly enjoyed being part of a Highland Games event last week at Cameron House, organised by Reel Time Events. The participants enjoyed a whole variety of different activities, inclucing falconry, tossing the caber, Highland dance workshop and a farmers dash.  As well as entertaining guests with his bagpipe playing, Roddy also led [...]

23 01, 2017

Roddy and the Ambassador

By | 2017-01-23T14:51:28+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Burns Night continued for Roddy with a trip to Madrid for the Ambassador's Burns Supper.  An evening of elegance, poetry, wonderful food and ceilidh dancing was enjoyed at the Ambassador's residence in Madrid.  An excellent evening was had by all.  Guests enjoyed a menu of cock-a-leekie soup, Scottish smoked salmon, Macsween's haggis, followed [...]

16 12, 2016

Planning Your Wedding Piper

By | 2016-12-16T16:21:57+00:00 December 16th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

So you’ve booked your venue, started shopping for dresses and now it’s time to think about some entertainment but where do you begin? You know you’d like a piper but you don’t know what he could do for you. Well that’s why we are here to help. Below are a list of duties that the [...]

5 12, 2016

Edinburgh University Gradutions

By | 2016-12-05T12:07:53+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Roddy the Piper, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Roddy the Piper was delighted to be invited once again to pipe for the Edinburgh University Gradutions.  The graduations are really a highlight of his bagpiping calendar.  It is great to see that Edinburgh University continue to support their Alumni well beyond graduating, and Roddy continues to enjoy the involvment he has with his old [...]

16 01, 2016

Deal at Dundas Castle: Scottish entertainment event

By | 2016-10-15T13:38:55+00:00 January 16th, 2016|Roddy the Piper|0 Comments

On Wednesday night Roddy attended the signing of a £300m deal by financiers at Dundas Castle.   Amid the Champagne and Canapés Reel Time were on hand providing the best of Scotland’s entertainment. Reel Time put on a Full Scottish Show including highly skilled drummers, pipers and clarsach players. During the celebrations two mini pipe bands drummed [...]

19 11, 2015

Reel Time Events and Visit Britain entertain the Travel Trade

By | 2016-10-15T13:38:55+00:00 November 19th, 2015|Roddy the Piper|0 Comments

The Reel Time team were recruited by Visit Britain to entertain 500 international travel trade guests. With all the exciting events coming to Scotland in 2014, there is a real push to market Scotland to international buyers; with the Ryder Cup, commonwealth games and a year of Homecoming The event was hosted at Wembley Stadium [...]

23 07, 2015

Roddy the Piper and Visit Scotland at IMEX

By | 2016-10-15T13:38:55+00:00 July 23rd, 2015|Roddy the Piper|0 Comments

Roddy left the sunny shores of Scotland for the bright lights of Las Vegas last week. Travelling with Visit Scotland to the IMEX American Convention Roddy helped share Scotland’s culture and tradition with the USA. IMEX is the largest conference for the MICE industry (meetings, incentives, conferences and events) representing 148 countries and 2,400 hosted [...]