This yr’s Royal Edinburgh Army Tattoo has been cancelled amid monetary issues.
The chief government of the charity that organises the occasion, Buster Howes, stated the choice was “very troublesome” however the potential of last-minute cancellation as a consequence of modifications in coronavirus laws put the charity’s monetary viability in danger.
He stated: “Regardless of the sense of optimism across the UK’s emergence from the pandemic and our enormous enthusiasm to stage a efficiency this yr, it’s now clear that the monetary dangers we confront in delivering the Royal Edinburgh Army Tattoo, at scale, on the fort esplanade in August are just too nice. Consequently, it’s with huge remorse and disappointment that we announce the cancellation of the 2021 Royal Edinburgh Army Tattoo.”
He added: “We