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Royal Signals Pipes and Drums

Piping Excellence in the Corps

The Pipes and Drums of The Royal Corps of Signals are recognisably one of the most respected and professional pipe bands within the British Army, with a long and proud history.

All members are first and foremost Royal Signals tradesmen and the band is open to all ranks, both Regular and Reserve.

About Us

As well as performing at high profile ceremonial occasions including the Edinburgh Military Tattoo and Basel International Tattoo, the band is able to provide an extra dimension to any military, corporate or civil occasion with an extensive repertoire including a Full Marching Band, Mini Band, Solo Pipers, Drums Displays and Highland Dancers. 

The Pipes and Drums have traveled extensively during its existence. Pipers and Drummers have played together or as individuals in countries through out the world, including Italy, Russia, Switzerland, Israel, USA, Denmark, Saudi Arabia and Montenegro to name but a few.

Centered at Beacon Barracks in Stafford, the Pipes and Drums also have members serving throughout the Royal Corps of Signals making us well placed to support events and activities throughout the UK and abroad. 

The Pipes and Drums often works in conjunction with The Band of the Royal Corps of Signals and the Northern Band, performing for international, national and local event, bringing that extra 'something special' to any occasion. 

Always Recruiting 

To safeguard the future and develop all areas of the Pipes and Drums we are always keen to recruit former members, experienced players and learners in the following areas:


Drumming - Snare, Tenor and Bass

Highland Dancing

Contact The Pipes and Drums of the Royal Corps of Signals

Facebook: via the Official Royal Corps of Signals Page

Telephone: 07788 369381

Email: RSIGNALSHQ-PipesandDrums@mod.uk

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