Join the Society

Become a member of the Northumbrian Pipers' Society to take advantage of the following benefits:

  • an illustrated quarterly Newsletter packed with news from around the world about pipers and events, reviews, ideas, tips on maintaining your pipes, plus much more, including pipes wanted and for sale
  • an annual Journal with papers about:
    • significant people of the piping world, both past and present
    • historical research
    • technical matters about pipes and pipemaking
    • music – tunes, techniques and interpretation
  • a biennial "Folio" of about 50 current and popular tunes suggested by members, which may not be readily available elsewhere or The First 30 tunebook, as available
  • Members' Handbook, with invaluable contact information
  • access to the Members' Area of the website including archive material and the Members' Forum for discussion, ideas, projects, etc.
  • Membership Competitions, which sustain an important traditional element of piping
  • Big discounts on Society tunebooks and other publications.


Current Subscription Rates










Junior (under 18)



Life membership £400.00 (all areas)


Payment can now be made online at our Online Shop here


Non UK members may find Paypal an easier way to pay in pounds from your local currency using the above method.


Prospective members may click here to obtain an application form as an Adobe  PDF file.

If  you experience any difficulties please contact the Admnistrator, Susan Craven

at Sandpipers, North Broomhill, Morpeth NE65 9UL 
Tel: 01670 761872 or


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