Susan Boyle joins in fun at games

Singer Susan Boyle was decked out in tartan as she joined in the fun at a Highland games and pipe band championship.

Chieftain of the British Pipe Band Championships Susan Boyle meets highland games competitors at the West Lothian Highland Games and British Pipe Band Championships at Meadow Park, Bathgate
Chieftain of the British Pipe Band Championships Susan Boyle meets highland games competitors at the West Lothian Highland Games and British Pipe Band Championships at Meadow Park, Bathgate

The Scot was official "chieftain" of the gathering at Meadow Park in Bathgate, West Lothian.

She got up close with some of the competitors as thousands enjoyed a day in the sun.

About 140 top pipe bands competed in the championship, which is held each year.

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