FORT NELSON TATTOO – 8th September

fortnelson12The Fort Nelson Tattoo will feature a unique mix of military and civilian bands and display teams set within the historic setting of the Fort as well as exciting firings of ‘big guns’ and a historic fly-past.

The show will include music from the British Youth Corps of Drums, HMS Sultan Volunteer Band and the Rose & Thistle Pipe Band. The tattoo will also include an English Civil War display by The Sealed Knot and a Second World War display.

The ‘big guns’ will be rolled out, including the famous Fort Nelson ‘Big Guns’ which will be fired as part of the tattoo and a fly-past of a C-47 Dakota by the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. The C-47 Dakota was the aircraft famously used during the D-Day landings and the airborne assault on Arnhem in 1944. (fly-past features in matinee show only).

The Fort Nelson Tattoo is proud to support the following charities:

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity

Royal Navy & Royal Marines Charity

RAF Benevolent Fund

For tickets and further information click here

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