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


  • News from the District Drill Competition can be found on the competition page and a report on our Christmas trip to the Glasgow Climbing Centre can be seen on the activities page.

    (updated 28/12/2016)

  • 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)

  • News about what we have been up to since the start of the 2016-2017 session, including a recent visit to the Fire Staion, 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 18/10/2016)

  • We wrapped up the 2015-2016 session with our Annual Display & Summer Day Out - a report of both can be found on the activities page. See you all after the summer break.

    (updated 23/06/2016)

  • News about our annual coffee morning can be found on the activities page, we've also been successful in a couple of competitions since or last update.

    (updated 28/04/2016)

  • The competitions come thick and fast, find out how we got on at the District Go-Karting and the Battalion NCO Drill competitions held during January.

    (updated 15/02/2016)

  • We've taken part in the District Masterteam/Scripture Knowledge and District Drill Competitions, find out how we did on the competition page. We also took a trip to 'The Experience' at Hillington for our Christmas night out, read all about it on the activities page.

    (updated 13/12/2015)

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