The Sri Dasmesh Pipe Band, a Malaysian Sikh Band, tunes up outside the Gurdwara Singh Sabah temple in Glasgow ahead of their performances at Pipping Live! and the World Pipe Band Championships PIC: John Devlin

Music review: Piping Live!, various venues, Glasgow

OUTSIDE the National Piping Centre’s thronged Street Café, someone is sporting a T-shirt bearing the slogan “Bagpipes – putting the ‘Fun’ back in Funeral”. It’s a witty manifestation of what is often a very serious business, as Glasgow becomes a drone-centred universe during Piping Live!, the city’s week-long count-down to today’s World Pipe Band Championships on Glasgow Green.

A row has broken out over the date this image - showing a Lothian bus displaying advertising for the new Sick Kids hospital opening on July 9 - was taken.

Row continues over Sick Kids bus advertising 'fib'

A row has erupted over the placement of “outdated” advertising still advising parents to take their youngsters to the delayed Sick Kids hospital on the side of buses in the Capital - despite claims all signage was removed last month.
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