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 2016-2017 session finished with our Annual Display and our Summer Camp. Read about both on the activities page. We're now finished for the summer - we start back at the beginning of September.

    (updated 27/06/2017)

  • We've taken part in quite a few District & Battalion Competitions since our last update. Find out how we did on the competition page. We have also been busy raising money for company funds by bagpacking in Asda during January and with our annual Coffee Morning too, read all about it on the activities page. Last but not least both the Junior Section and Anchor Boy pages have been updated, giving you a flavour of what the two sections are up to.

    (updated 26/03/2017)

  • 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 Station, 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)

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