Alan The Piper
If you need a bagpiper for a wedding, party or any other function in the Lancashire, Manchester, Cheshire and Merseyside areas, then Alan is the artist for you. Alan started playing at the age of 7 and by 9 was competing with the Chorley Pipe Band travelling the length and breadth of England and Scotland. As an exceptionally experienced performer Alan is able to offer various styles of dress for many occasions.
The only bagpiper to have been on CORONATION STREET, played for by appointment to ROD STEWART twice, appeared on SKY Living’s 'Battle of the Brides', shown on SKY One's 'Mount Pleasant'. In addition, Alan the Bagpiper has also been hired by Manchester United Supporters Trust, performed on Smooth Radio, Rock Radio, BBC Radio and Radio Five Live, and, recently became the official bagpiper for Glenmorangie Whiskey - the official sponsor for the Open Golf Championships 2012! Plus, more recently, Alan became the bagpiper on the Irn Bru advert.
Alan has also been used by the same Burns Night Suppers and New Year’s Eve bookers for 10 years and recently Alan was the official bagpiper for both the Grand National and Kellogg's and is rebooked to play at the Grand National in 2015.