Beating Retreat

Posted on June 27, 2018

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More than 100 pipers, drummers and highland dancers celebrated the Beating Retreat ceremony in Edinburgh.

Hosted by Merchiston Castle School CCF, The Massed Pipes and Drums of the Scottish Combined Cadet Forces saw 11 schools take part in the event at Edinburgh Castle.

It was a fantastic display for guests and members of the public with the Salute being taken by Captain Michael Tarr OBE Royal Navy. It was followed by a reception in the Great Hall by invitation of the castle's Governor.