South Devon based barn dance and ceilidh band ‘Piping Hot’ play an upbeat mix of Scottish, Irish, Celtic and English dance music for wedding, birthday and anniversary parties, throughout Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset.

Combining Highland, Border and Electric Bagpipes, Violin, Melodeon, Flute, Whistle, Guitar and Bass
( not all at the same time! ) in different combinations to produce a genuinely unique; fun and lively sound.

A great way to bring your party guests together! 

Piping Hot – South Devon Barn Dance and Ceilidh Band 

Our caller will guide your novice dancers while the band play driving jigs and reels, polkas and waltzes – with a rousing end of evening finale with Highland pipes, Violin,  Bass and Guitar – keep your feet still if you can!!

  • Available as a 3 or 4 piece band plus caller to suit your requirements
  • Use our radio mic. for your speeches and announcements
  • Use our top of the range Bose professional sound equipment to extend your entertainment before and after the ceilidh, with your own playlist.
  • Or how about a full on disco using our disco lights?
  • We have full £5,000,000 public liability insurance – all our equipment is fully PAT safety tested.


Recent News

27 February 2018

A varied life of the itinerant musician.

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The Burn’s night ceilidhs have finished for this year and we already have two booked in for the next.  We now move on to parties, weddings, and fund-raiser dinner dances.  We get to meet a lot of really nice people...
01 February 2018

Livermead House Hotel – Wedding Fair

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Piping Hot Ceilidh band’s Highland bagpiper, Paul, will be at Torquay’s Livermead House Hotel wedding fair this Sunday 4th February, as part of a promotion for the band and for his solo piping and will be happy to meet you...
21 January 2018

A week of Burn’s Night Ceilidh and Haggis

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Piping Hot were at Salcombe Rugby Club last Saturday, for a Burn’s Night Ceilidh – and the first of our haggis meals.  There were a few dancer friends there who we have played for at different venues before and they...
02 January 2018

Hogmanay is over and it’s straight into Burn’s Night Parties.

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January is one of Piping Hot’s busiest months with the traditional Scottish celebration of the life of poet Robert Burns.  The official date is Thursday 25th January but the ceilidhs extend throughout the month – any excuse for a party!!. ...
23 December 2017

Happy Christmas to all our past and present Ceilidh customers.

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A Happy Christmas and New Year to all of Piping Hot’s past and present customers.  We are playing for Catherine and James’ wedding Ceilidh next Thursday, 28th December – with a black and glitter theme it should be good fun. ...

Upcoming Events

See you soon!
20:00 - 23:00

30th Birthday Party + Disco

19:30 - 20:30

30th Birthday Party

18:00 - 20:00

Church Fund Raiser

18:00 - 20:00

Wedding – Charlie & Edward

South Milton
20:30 - 22:30

70th Birthday Party

Torquay Squash Club

Paul, the bands Highland Bagpiper will also play Scottish or Irish tunes, solo and in full Highland Dress as part of the day’s celebrations, if needed.

For more details please visit www.SouthWestBagpiper.co.uk or call 01803 528234