His Royal Highness Prince William, Earl of Strathearn, was welcomed to Edinburgh on Friday with the Ceremony of the Keys at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.
To mark this occasion soldiers from the 5th Battalion, the Royal Regiment of Scotland (5 SCOTS), the SCOTS Band and the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards (SCOTS DG) Pipes & Drums paraded.
Prince William took the time to inspect the soldiers and talk to a number of them.
HRH Prince William is in Scotland acting on the Queen’s behalf as the High Commissioner to mark the start of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland which opens today (Saturday).
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