Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia Pipe Band is one of the most successful and celebrated pipe bands in history. 16-time winners of the RSPBA World Pipe Band Championships, Since it’s inception in 1910, Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia has become an institution in the pipe band world. The band is led by Pipe Major Emmett Conway and Drum Major Andrew Lawson, and in its long history has won 100 RSPBA Major championships and 17 Champion of Champions titles. Shotts has also celebrated 103 RSPBA Major Drum Corps prizes and 19 RSPBA Best Drum Corps Champion of Champions awards. The band is based in the town of Shotts in the central belt of Scotland, and draws its membership from across the country as well as attracting members from around the world.