I know bagpipes are very common in Ireland and Scotland. Are they played frequently in England and Wales?
- Anonymous9 months agoFavourite answer
Yes there are a number of pipe bands in England.
- TSKLv 78 months ago
- 8 months ago
I’ve never heard bagpipes in England
- John PLv 79 months ago
There are even different sorts of bagpiped, of which the Northumberland bagpipes ("listener-friendly bagpipes" as one comedian called them!) are possibly the best known.
In many parts of Europe there are or have been bagpipes of various sorts, with local traditions of styles of playing them.
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- MercuryLv 79 months ago
Some of the large cities may have a pipe band.
- MaxiLv 79 months ago
I know bagpipes are very common in Ireland and Scotland? Then you don't know very much......... I have only ever seen them played at occassional events, so not common at all
- TavyLv 79 months ago
Yes, In my Cornish town a gentleman in full dress plays them in the castle grounds each thursday in the summer.
Unless anyone on here is in every area of England how can they say No.?
- CliveLv 79 months ago
- David SLv 79 months ago
Thankfully they are not