[NSP] Alnwick Northumbrian Gathering

2010-10-25 Thread Di Jevons
Hi all Just to remind you that the Alnwick Northumbrian Gathering is coming up in a couple of weeks' time on Friday 12th/Saturday 13th November. There will be a (concert pitch) session on the Friday evening at Blackmore's function room from 7.30 pm. On Saturday there are workshops for

[NSP] Re: Websites - software to build same

2010-10-25 Thread Valerio Pelliccioni
Julia, why don't try to use Tiki Wiki, the Content Management System running at: http://www.northumbrianpipers.org.uk/NPS/tiki-custom_home.php ??? The CMS is already configured, waiting to be filled up with NSP (or any other) contents (text, images, multimedia). Open Source, no HTML or PHP to

[NSP] Re: James Grieve

2010-10-25 Thread Matt Seattle
On Mon, Oct 25, 2010 at 4:14 PM, Jim McGillivray [1]jim...@piping.on.ca wrote: (I've attached a photo of the Border set.) The list won't accept attachments could be a reproduction from the late 1800s as two or three of the large GHB firms were making reproductions of

[NSP] Re: James Grieve

2010-10-25 Thread Julia Say
On 25 Oct 2010, Matt Seattle wrote: Robertson half-longs were made in the 1920s-30s. If Jim was a Boys Brigade piper they may well be Robertsons. The piper who taught the early NPS half long players, and made the pipes, was James Robertson, not Hugh. It may be the same firm, I