Scottish Bagpipers throughout Scotland

Arkleston Piping
Scottish Pipers for Weddings, Corporate Events, Burns Nights, Remembrance Services and Tourism
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Arkleston Piping is the easiest way to book a Scottish Bagpiper anywhere in Scotland

Pipers for any occasion

You can really make an impression and set the scene with a Scottish Piper for your special occasion. Organising an event is a challenge at the best of times. So we make it easy to arrange your Scottish bagpiper. All our pipers are reliable, experienced and many are award winning, competition pipers.


Scottish wedding pipers add sophistication, style and drama to your day. Arranging a wedding can be challenging, particularly if you are arranging a wedding in Scotland and you are living a distance from your venue. Arkleston Piping will make it easy to find the best wedding bagpipers for your day.

Corporate Events

When you’re looking for that special Scottish piper for your event, we can help and advise on the right entertainment and assist with logistics. Finding the right entertainment for an event can be challenging but we make it simple and easy, so you can impress your boss!


We know this can be a difficult time and understand that you need a helping hand as well as arranging something special for a respectful tribute. We will arrange a funeral piper with the minimum of fuss and ensure it is one less thing for you to worry about.

Simple Booking

Arkleston Piping offers a simple way to book from a vast network of pipers for hire in Glasgow, Edinburgh and the whole of Scotland.

We qualify our musicians to ensure you get the best for your event. So we can find you exactly what you need, the closest to your event and save you money!

Help and advice on hand … anytime!

Not sure what to choose or what music will suit your event, then just give us a call. We’re happy to help as we’re bagpipers ourselves, you can call upon our wealth of expertise to fine tune your event to make it as perfect as possible.

Reassurance and peace of mind

You can be assured you’ll get what you ask for and we’re here to help, should something go wrong on the day. We’ll support you when you need it, so you have piece of mind to enjoy your day without worry.

We can only highly recommend the services of Arkleston Piping who played the bagpipes at our wedding, just North of Glasgow. George did a tremendous job in welcoming our guests, who had travelled from all over the world to celebrate our special day. The arrival of the wedding car was even welcomed to the sound of bagpipes, adding a special and unforgettable touch to our day.
Mr & Mrs Mackintosh

Wedding in Glasgow

Who we are

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Competition Piper
Piping Services throughout Scotland

What We Do

Wedding Pipers

Getting married in beautiful Scotland? We’ll make it simple and easy to book a piper for your special day.

Corporate Events

Finding the right entertainment for an event is easy. Impress your boss with a highland piper, make your event lengendary.


At such a difficult time it is nice to know that we’ll take care of your tribute to your loved one. All with discretion & sensitivity.


Our extensive list of bagpipe music and an opportunity to listen to well played tunes by award winning pipers.


Uniforms tend to be of two varieties. What we call No. 1 Uniform and No. 2 Uniform.

The descriptions below are illustrative of these two main types of uniform but Arkleston Piping only provide pipers in the No. 2 Uniform.

Uniform No. 1

This is the much more formal uniform and what we often refer to as ‘full dress uniform’.



The uniform consists of:

Feather bonnet
Plaid, crossbelt & brooch

Uniform No. 2

These are the most readily available throughout Scotland and the UK. This uniform is formal yet gives the piper more movement than the full uniform. It’s also the uniform more pipe bands are adopting these days.

The uniform consists of:

Glengarry bonnet
Shirt, waistcoat, jacket & tie

All bookings confirmed in writing

We provide a Booking Agreement for every booking confirming the details of your event and your requirements. No misunderstandings!

You can call Arkleston Piping at any time to check your booking details.