Set against the unique backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, the 60th Edinburgh Military Tattoo features a wide range of talented performers from China, Tonga, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand, Switzerland and Canada, as well as a very strong representation from the United Kingdom. Read more at bbc.co.uk/programmes
The BBC's long-running association with the Edinburgh Military Tattoo continued in 2009 with coverage of the 60th Tattoo featured in a 60 minute programme on BBC ONE, broadcast on 31 August. Watch extended highlights below.
The majestic spectacle of the Massed Pipes and Drums including bands from The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards, The 1st Royal Tank Regiment, The Royal Highland Fusiliers, The Highlanders, The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, Royal Air Force, Australian Federal Police, Auckland Police and Cape Town Highlanders.
60th Edinburgh Military Tattoo Highlights with commentary by Iain Anderson.