Gun Salutes at Edinburgh Castle Mark Queen's Jubilee

Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee was celebrated at Edinburgh Castle in Scotland with a gun salute on June 2.

This video showing the ceremony was livestreamed to Facebook by the British Army.

Queen Elizabeth is the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years on the throne. Credit: British Army via Storyful

Video transcript

- [INAUDIBLE]. Ho. [INAUDIBLE].

[CLASSICAL MUSIC]

- [INAUDIBLE].

- [INAUDIBLE].

- [INAUDIBLE]. 14 rounds, [? true bright, ?] one zero second. On the occasion of the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the [INAUDIBLE] troop of the 105th regiment Royal Artillery, the Scottish and Ulster Gunners will fire a royal salute all 42 guns.

- Number one, [? Penny. ?]

- Number two, [? Penny. ?]

- Number three, [INAUDIBLE].

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Number two fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Number two fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Number two fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Number two fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Number two fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one. Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two.

- Number two.

- Fire.

- Number two fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number one.

- Number one.

- Fire.

- Fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number two. Fire.

- Number two fire.

[GUNSHOT]

- Number three. Fire.

- Number three fire.

[GUNSHOT]

[MUSIC PLAYING]

- Number one. Cartridge only. Unload. Report guns empty.

- Number one, empty.

- Number two, empty.

- Number three, empty.

- End of mission. Detachment rear.

- [INAUDIBLE].

- [INAUDIBLE], prepare to remove headdress. Remove. Headdress. Three cheers for a March of the Queen. Hip hip.

- Hooray.

- Hip hip.

- Hooray.

- Hip hip.

- Hooray.

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