Pipe Band Becomes Pipe Dream
Glasgow Favorites Cancel Homecoming Visit, Fear Pipes Being Confiscated At Border
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Glasgow Area Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture will not be hosting the Saskatoon Police Pipes & Drums during the 2014 Glasgow Scottie Homecoming Festival weekend, the chamber announced..
“The band cancelled on us Aug. 25,” chamber executive director Lisa Olk said. “There were some issues regarding customs and the ivory on their pipes getting across the border. The band was not willing to take the chance and put their instruments in jeopardy to cross the border until the issues were resolved.
However, Olk said the chamber has been trying to get a...