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(London and the South of England Branch)

All England Pipe Band Championships at Chatsworth Country Fair - Sunday 3 September 2023

Grades 2,3,4


This highly popular competition is run in conjunction with the Chatsworth Country Fair. This year is the 40th anniversary of the country fair - it is a three day event at Chatsworth House near Bakewell in Derbyshire.

The Pipe Band competition takes place on the Sunday.

Solo piping competitions take place on Saturday for CLASP, while on Sunday the Open Contest shall be held.  All classes shall compose of Piobaireachd, 6/8 March, 2/4 March, Strathspey & Reel and Hornpipe & Jig.


The Championships will be conducted under the rules of The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association.


All Bands are required to take part in the March Past in the Grand Ring (weather permitting).


Pipe Band Entry Forms


Click the link below for Quartet, Miniband and Full Band entry forms:


Pipe Band Contest Details


Pipe Band Contest Entry Form


Local Contest Rules


Solo Piping


Solo piping contests – CLASP contests will be held on Saturday 2nd September.


CLASP Details

CLASP Solo Piping Entry Form


Open Solo piping contests will be held on Sunday 3rd September.


Open Solo Contest Details


Open Solo Piping Entry Form