Glen Haven Manor to host 48th Annual Garden Party during Festival of the Tartans

NEW GLASGOW –  The music has been booked, the fountain freshly painted, flower baskets hung and a menu of sandwiches, sweets and lemonade is planned as preparations for the 48th annual Glen Haven Manor Festival of the Tartans Garden Party are now in full swing. The special event, which is for the Glen Haven residents...

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Lorna MacIsaac piping champ

PICTOU — Local piper Lorna MacIsaac has arrived home a champion. MacIsaac is part of the College of Piping from Summerside, P.E.I. that won its category on Sunday at the 2017 World Pipe Band Championships in Scotland. The band placed first out of 60 contesting bands in the Grade 4-B section which featured a march medley....

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Young piper

Payton Veling, aged 7, practises on her play bagpipes while members of the Na Gaisgich Pipes and Drums band were busy tuning up their instruments during a practice today in downtown Pictou. Sunny skies and a light wind combined to make conditions perfect for getting out and about. (Goodwin photo)...

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