Edinburgh will celebrate Armed Forces Day with a Parade through the Old town followed by activities in West Princes St Gardens. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.
12:30 Veterans, Cadets & Serving Personnel gather at Castle Esplanade for the Armed Forces Day Parade – report to Parade RSM
13:00 Parade depart Castle Esplanade and proceed down the High Street and past the City Chambers. The Parade will follow a route down Cockburn Street and will end in Mound Precinct.
14:00 Ross Theatre and East Princes Street Gardens will host a wide variety of activities:
Veterans Association Information Stands
Military Music Performances
Highland Country Dancing performances
16:00 Ceremony of Beating Retreat
Further detailed information is available on the Eventsedinburgh website
Contact detailsName: Susan Lanham
Added by Armed Forces Day on June 1, 2010