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SCO v GER showdown in Cumnock – with the Provost officiating!

Scotland are set to take on Germany in an epic showdown in Cumnock this month, with the Provost of East Ayrshire officiating! The heavyweight battle is all set for Cumnock’s 10th anniversary Highland Games, with a team of athletes from … Continue reading

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Pipe Bands & Tribal Celts to Join Local Musicians at Cumnock 10th Highland Games

Cumnock’s 10th annual Highland Games is set to be a tuneful affair with Scottish music of a variety of traditions included in next month’s family event. The Games traditional Pipe Band Parade will once again march through the town, with … Continue reading

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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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Fireworks Signal Return of Cumnock Highland Games

Organisers of Cumnock Highland Games have confirmed that the event will return to Broomfield Park this summer, with its popular Saturday night Tattoo also back on the bill. The 2014 Cumnock Highland Games will take place on Sunday August 24th, … Continue reading

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International Line Up for Cumnock Highland Games

Competitors from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Ireland and England are set to join contenders from throughout Scotland at the 2013 Cumnock Highland Games. Taking place on Sunday 25th August at Broomfield Park, the eighth annual Cumnock Highland Games will see … Continue reading

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