♦Riddell Fiddles’ very own supermarket sessions in December went well (thanks to Tesco, Galashiels) and the £448 raised will help our sessions and bands function.
♦New format for Riddell Fiddles continues with regular Tuesday night led sessions at the church hall of Our Lady & St Joseph’s Catholic Church.Tunes will be e-mailed round.
♦Next trip is to the Niebelungenspiel festival in Selkirk’s twin town of Plattling in Bavaria. Dates are 25th to 31st of July 2018
♦ Junior and not so junior ceilidh bands meet regularly (see ‘Events’)
♦Bannerfield Buskers, based on Bannerfield Housing Estate, meet every Friday with free instrument and tuition for primary age pupils (there may be a waiting list).