Neil Bruce

Neil played in Shotts from 2006 to 2013 as the leader of the band’s bass section, and in 2015 rejoined in a new role as snare drummer. Neil is a past winner of the Gold Medal Tenor event at Winter Storm in Kansas City, and as a snare drummer reached the final of the...

Douglas Aitken

Douglas joined the band in 2016. Having first learnt the snare drum from his father Douglas played with the local Hawick Pipe Band for a number of years where he received tuition from Scott Walsh. Then going on to play with the Scottish Borders Pipe Band in Grade 3A...