Langley’s Dana Johnston heads overseas to compete in August. (SFU photo)

Two Langley kids part of SFU pipe band headed to Scotland

The Johnston kids, Dana and Cameron, are headed to the world championships

Two Langley siblings are headed to Scotland to make some noise.

Dana and Cameron Johnston are with the Simon Fraser University junior Robert Malcolm Memorial Grade 3 pipe band.

As members of the junior pipe band, the 14-year-old girl and 12-year-old boy will compete in the Grade 3 competition which only happens ever two to three years at the World Pipe Band Championships Aug. 11 and 12.

In 2014, the SFU crew placed fifth after claiming the championship in 2012.

SFU is also competing in the main competition or Grade 1 as it goes for its seventh championship.

 

Cameron Johnston is 12 and a member of the junior pipe band for SFU. (SFU photo)

Dana and Cameron Johnston are with the junior pipe band which as been rehearsing for the international competition.

Just Posted

Crown appeals stay against Jamie Bacon in Surrey Six killings

B.C.’s prosecution service says judge’s decision reveals ‘errors of law’

Arrest warrant issued for Langley City man

David Main is wanted on numerous charges including obstructing an officer

Langley RCMP seek man wanted for drug charges

David Main was last seen living in Langley City.

Site C dam goes ahead, cost estimate now up to $10.7 billion

Premier John Horgan says Christy Clark left him no other choice

Pellet gun prompts Langley RCMP to respond

A report of a firearm drew a large number of officers to Langley City.

VIDEO: Hundreds line up at Langley farm for pancakes and a chance to help

The 14th annual Krause Berry Farm breakfast with Santa raised almost $4,700.

UPDATE: Liberal Hogg wins South Surrey-White Rock byelection over Conservative Findlay

B.C. riding to be represented by non-conservative for first time in decades

Six-year-old boy needs $19,000 a month to treat rare form of arthritis

Mother of sick Sooke boy asks government to help fund treatments

Environmental groups slam NDP decision to continue with Site C

Construction industry, meanwhile, is cautiously optimistic about how the project will look

Be ladder safe both at work and home

WorkSafeBC wants you to keep safe while hanging those Christmas lights this year

Cold weather shelter too full, buses homeless to other communities

The Gateway of Hope shelter has had send some people to other shelters as they ran out of room.

B.C. overdose deaths surpass 1,200

96 people died of illicit drug overdoses in October

Feds agree to give provinces 75 per cent of pot tax revenues

Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced the agreement today

Red Scorpion associates cuffed in drug-trafficking bust

Kamloops RCMP lay charges in connection to Red Scorpion drug trafficking ring

Most Read