Bagpiper John Campbell, A Scottish Highland Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties

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www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: Miskin Manor, Oct, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 14, 2017 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (0)

A thoroughly enjoyable day today Bagpiping for the Wedding of Liz & Geraint at Miskin Manor Hotel An all day participation, which included the Wedding, the Reception & for the arrival of evening guests, with some Scottish connections. Congratulations to a lovely couple :-)


www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Funeral: Barry, Oct, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 13, 2017 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Bagpiping today for the Funeral of a very popular local gentleman from Barry, with Scottish Roots. The main Service took place at AG Adams & Sons Funeral Directors Chapel, with the committal held at Cardiff and Glamorgan Memorial Park and Crematorium

Our condolences to the family & many many friends in attendance.


www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Funeral: Barry, Oct, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 11, 2017 at 3:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Our condolences yesterday to the family & friends saying their final farewell to a family member at Cardiff and Glamorgan Memorial Park and Crematorium. The gentleman originated from Glasgow & spent many years in South Wales, but always remembered his roots.

Working once again with the professional W. H. Preene & Son Ltd Funeral Directors of Barry & Pontyclun

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Surprise 40th Birthday: Swansea, Oct, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 8, 2017 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to Jenny in Swansea last night on the occasion of her 40th Birthday. I was asked by sister Alison to Bagpipe into the residential close & straight into the family home playing a medley of tunes including Happy Birthday :-) A really great night :-)


www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Funeral: Narbeth, Oct, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 5, 2017 at 3:15 PM Comments comments (0)

A visit today to Haverfordwest for the Funeral of a local lady who passed recently. I was asked to Bagpipe as the procession departed the home address and a number of familiar favourite tunes at Parc Gwyn Crematorium #Narbeth. Our condolences to the many generations of family and friends in attendance.

A pleasure working with the very professional Roy Folland & Son Funeral Directors of Haverfordwest and Michael Ashbridge of Humanist Ceremonies Wales.

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: Llanbradach Caerphilly, Oct, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 3, 2017 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to 'Sylvia' celebrating her 90th Birthday with her proud family and friends at The Wingfield Hotel in #Llanbradach #Caerphilly this afternoon. Best wishes to you Sylvia and Happy Birthday :-)


www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: Ridgeway GC Caerphilly, Sept, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 1, 2017 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to Danielle and new husband James following their marriage at the Ridgeway Golf Course Caerphilly yesterday. Congratulations to you both for your future together :-)


www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: Llechwen Hall, Sept, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on October 1, 2017 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations and all the very best to Jeff & Karen, who were married at the very picturesque Llechwen Hall yesterday. The Bride with Bridesmaids & family arrived in a stretched Limousine by Casey's & to the sound of the Bagpipes playing the "The Bridal March" :-)

Wishing you both all the very best for your future together from us both :-)

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: Hensol Castle, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 29, 2017 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to the newly married Simon & Louise at Hensol Castle earlier today. The many tunes played for in the Grounds, for leading Louise into the ceremony, during the register signing, out of the ceremony & after, reflected the Celtic mix of Scots & Welsh family & friends. All the very best for their future together :-)

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Funeral: Llantrisant, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 28, 2017 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Attended & Bagpiped at the Funeral today of a Llantrisant gentleman who originated from Scotland. The service took place at Llantrisant Church followed by the interment at Cefn Y Parc Cemetery. With relatives travelling from Scotland & many friends from Llantrisant, we wanted to offer our condolences.

Working with the very professional W H Preene & Son Ltd Funeral Director of Pontyclun.

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Funeral: Narbeth, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 26, 2017 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Bagpiped today at Parc Gwyn Crematorium Narbeth, for the funeral of a lady, who's passed only a few weeks ago, where I was also asked to Bagpipe at this gentleman's funeral.  A sad loss for the family losing two loved ones in a short space of time.  My condolences go out to their extended family.

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: Canada Lake & Lodge, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 25, 2017 at 3:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations today to Kate & Robert, who were married at the stunning Canada Lake & Lodge in Creigiau, near Cardiff. My participation involved playing for the guests arriving, Leading Kate into the ceremony to "The Skye Boat Song", playing during the signing of the register, piping the happy couple to the drinks reception, playing during photos and leading the newlyweds into their Wedding Breakfast. Best wishes to you both for your future together :-)

 


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www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Gaelic Football Event, Pontcanna, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 24, 2017 at 2:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Bagpiped today on Pontcanna Fields to lead the St Colmcilles GAA Cardiff Gaelic Football Team onto the field for the Gloucestershire 2017 Senior Gaelic Football Championship Final. After the teams warmed up, I then led both teams around the field to the Welsh & Irish flags for the playing of the National Anthems. Tunes played included, When Irish Eyes are Smiling, Danny Boy, The Isle of Innisfree and The Girl from Dungannon. A great day & good luck :-)

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: The Vale Resort Hensol, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 23, 2017 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

A gloriously sunny day today for the marriage of Emily & Imran at The Vale Hotel Hensol. Amongst the many tunes played, I was asked to play "Land of my Fathers" at a specific time before the ceremony for Emily and as a first tune after the ceremony during the drinks reception & photos. Congratulations & all the very best to Imran & Emily :-)

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: Newport, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 23, 2017 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to Barry & Laura who were married in Newport yesterday and completed there Wedding Reception at the Coldra Court Hotel by Celtic Manor. I was a complete surprise to the Bride & Groom from the Best Man Michael & his wife Laura. All the very best to you both for your future together :-)

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales & Adjacent Counties): Wedding: St. Fagan's Cardiff, Sept, 2017.

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 22, 2017 at 4:25 PM Comments comments (0)

An excellent day today Bagpiping for the lovely Debbie & Michael at St. Mary's Church in St. Fagan's. Following this and after a few photographs, I Bagpiped the Bride, Groom & guests to the Wedding Reception at the Old Post House nearby. Congratulations and all the very best to a fun loving couple :-)

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales): Funeral: Cwmbran, Sept, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 20, 2017 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Our condolences today to a Cwmbran family on the funeral of their loved one at Gwent Crematorium. The gentleman originated from Scotland but spent many years living in the Gwent Area.

Working with the very Professional Green Willow Funeral Directors of Newport.

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales): Wedding: Cardiff, Sept, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 18, 2017 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (0)

A Huge Congratulations to Kirsten & David, who were married at Pencoed House Estate today. A fantastic family affair with guests travelling from all over the country to be there. My opening performance was a complete surprise for both the Bride & Guests, from the Groom & Mother of the Bride, Dawn :-) Best Wishes to a lovely couple :-)

www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales): Wedding: Evesham, Sept, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 17, 2017 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to Rachel & Lee, who were married at The Wood Norton Hotel Evesham yesterday. It was a complete surprise for everyone until I Bagpiped Rachel into the ceremony room. It followed during the signing of the register with some tunes before Bagpiping the happy couple to the Drinks Reception, Photographs and Wedding Breakfast in the Orangery. All the very best to the Happy Couple :-)


www.johncampbellbagpiper.webs.com (The Bagpiper in South Wales): Wedding: Cardiff, Sept, 2017

Posted by johncampbellbagpiper on September 17, 2017 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to Mark & Gordon, who were married in Cardiff yesterday. I was asked to surprise guests at the reception, playing a multitude of tunes which included a Celtic mix of Welsh & Scottish tunes. All the very best to them both :-)


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