Monthly Archives: August 2014

Cumnock Highland Games: You’d be Barking to Miss It!

Canine wizardry, caber tossing athletes, kilted sword-dancers and marching Pipe Bands are just some of the attractions at this month’s Cumnock Highland Games and Tattoo. The Ayrshire town’s annual festival of all things Scottish has grown to become one of … Continue reading

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International Line-Up Confirmed, as Cumnock Tartan Makes Appearance at German Athlete’s Wedding

Spectators at this year’s Cumnock Highland Games can expect an international line-up with participants from New Zealand, Canada, Australia, England and Germany all taking part. In the Highland Heavies competition, New Zealand’s Pet Hart will be one of nine men … Continue reading

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Cumnock to Welcome World Pipe Band Champs

A World Champion pipe band is coming to Cumnock this month for the town’s ninth annual Highland Games. Coalburn IOR will be one of seven pipe bands participating in this year’s Games, which take place just over 12months after the … Continue reading

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