Welcome to the 5th Glasgow BB Website. The site shows what the 5th Glasgow are up to regarding competitions and activities, hopefully allowing you to gain an insight into what we get up to in the 5th.

What's New


  • Our 2017-2018 session finished with our Annual Display and our Summer Trip. Read about both on the activities page. We're now finished for the summer - we start back at the beginning of September.

    (updated 17/08/2018)

  • It's been a while since our last update, find out all the activities & competitions we've done since!

    (updated 25/04/2018)

  • Read about our day spent bagpacking at Morrisons Anniesland on the activities page & results from the District Lazer Planet Competition can be seen on the competition page.

    (updated 28/11/2017)

  • News about what we have been up to since the start of the 2017-2018 session, including a recent cycle around Cumbrae, can be found on the activities page & results from the District 5-a-sides and District Sports can be seen on the competition page.

    (updated 08/11/2017)

  • A recent piece on BBC Radio Scotland recounted the story of the 16th Highland Light Infantry, (famed as the Boy’s Brigade Battalion) - and in particular Lance Corporal John Veitch during the Battle of the Somme. Listen to the piece here: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04glbqp and read more about our historic colours on our history page.

    (updated 29/11/2016)