The Colour of the 1st Grenadier Guards'>Battalion Grenadier Guards@JoinGrenadiers is being trooped #QBP2019t . The colours (flags) of the battalion are carried (or 'trooped') down the rank #TroopingTheColour . originally ensured that soldiers recognised their battalion’s colour during battle.
Belgian frigate BNS Louise-Marie is in London ahead of the 85th annual Belgian Armed Forces parade at the Cenotaph tomorrow. The Band of the Grenadier Guards will support the service which commences at 1100.
President Donald Trump and his wife Melania were greeted on the grand lawn of Buckingham Palace by Queen Elizabeth II and inspected the Guard of Honor formed by the Grenadier Guards wearing the traditional bearskin hats.
Brave six-year-old Alfie Bartlam takes the Royal Salute in front of Grenadier Guards as they rehearse for The Queen’s Birthday Parade. Alfie, who was diagnosed with terminal cancer, brilliantly performed the role, which is usually reserved for The Queen:
Band of the Grenadier Guards play a festive compilation of their #Christmas favourites at the ceremony of Changing of the Queen’s Guard at Buckingham Palace in #London Can you name all the festive tunes?!
The Duke of Cambridge, The Duke of Sussex, , The Earl of Wessex, The Princess Royal, The Duke of Kent and Prince Michael of Kent all laid Wreaths at the Cenotaph. The Duke of Edinburgh’s was laid by his Equerry - a Captain in the Grenadier Guards.
A Guard of Honour gives a Royal Salute and the US National Anthem is played by the band formed of personnel from the Coldstream and Grenadier Guards.
This year, rode for the first time at Trooping in his role as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards. HRH rode on a horse from the Royal Mews called Elizabeth. The Duke of Cambridge also rode out as Colonel of the Irish Guards.