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Pipes & Drums

The Pipes and Drums have recently returned from Fukouka, Japan. 22 children from Primary 7 to S6, and 2 parent helpers accompanied Mr Simpson and Mr O'Neill on a 10 day trip of a...Read More

Posted on 17 May 2005

Les Miserables Production Meets with Critical Acclaim

This year's end of term production of Les Miserables has met with critical acclaim, gaining a three star review in the Evening News. The review highlighted the technical aspects of...Read More

Posted on 27 June 2006

Triple World Champions for Watson's Drummers

The Pipes and Drums enjoyed their annual pilgrimage to Glasgow to compete in the World Championships. After both bands played exceptionally well and probably their best...Read More

Posted on 21 August 2006

Christmas Shows

Friday 24 November marked the start of the Primary 2 pantomime season, with five class performances of Dick Whittington. Each class performed this well loved fairy story and every...Read More

Posted on 08 December 2006 By Mrs Kate Wilson

Primary 3 Summer Musical - Minibeast Madness

To celebrate the end of their time in the Lower Primary, Primary 3 worked very hard to produce three excellent performances of Minibeast Madness by Debbie Campbell for their...Read More

Posted on 09 December 2006 By Mrs Kate Wilson

Pipes and Drums Start Season Strongly

George Watson's College Pipes and Drums have started the 2007 season with the success that was typical of last season. In the Glasgow Highland Club Schools Competition on Friday 9...Read More

Posted on 12 March 2007

The Sound of Music

This has been an extremely musical week at George Watson's with the Music School Auditorium hosting two splendid evenings of musical competition. On Monday it was the...Read More

Posted on 27 April 2007

Pipes & Drums Start Season Well

The George Watson’s College Pipes & Drums recorded their first wins of the season at the Highland Games at Dunbar on Sunday. The Juvenile Band won their competition, as...Read More

Posted on 14 May 2007

Scottish Champion Drummers in Two Classes

Both the Juvenile Drum Corps and the Novice Drum Corps returned triumphant from this weekend’s Scottish Championships at Dumbarton. The Juvenile Drum Corps won the Scottish...Read More

Posted on 21 May 2007

Four Firsts in Bathgate

The Bathgate Highland Games on Saturday 26 May brought more wins for the Pipes and Drums of George Watson's College. The Novice band, under Pipe Major Ross Harvey, won their first...Read More

Posted on 31 May 2007

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