The Inaugural Lathallan Pipe Band minis took place at Lathallan School, Johnshaven on Saturday November 23.
2014 will see the celebration of the fifthieth anniversary of the foundation of the Lathallan School Pipe Band and the Band remains a tradition, which is at the heart of the school.
In founding this new contest the organisers set out to contribute to the education of the young people of the North-east of Scotland in the arts of traditional music.
Lathallan welcomed Coupar Angus and Towie Pipe Bands enjoyed an exciting contest.
Coupar Angus Pipe Band, Pipe Major K Douglas, Band Tartan - Cunningham
Towie Pipe Band, Pipe Major M Chapman, Band Tartan - Graham of Mentieth
Lathallan School Pipe Band, Pipe Major JJ Nevans and D Nevans, Band Tartan - Modern McKenzie
The winners were: 1st Lathallan C, 2nd Towie B, 3rd Lathallan D
Best Drum Corp - Lathallan C
Thanks to judges Mr Moneagle and Mr Ross