The Colonel's Review

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH JUNE 2013

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Dates:
8th June 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Sat 11am
 
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The Colonel's Review which takes place at Horse Guards Parade on Saturday 8th June is the second of two rehersal reviews carried out in the weeks before the Trooping of the Colour, held to mark The Queen's official birthday. You need a ticket for the seated area - apply in advance by sending your ticket requirements to: The Brigade Major, Headquarters Household Division, Horse Guards, Whitehall, London SW1A 2AX. But even if you haven't booked tickets you can still see some of the parade as it passes by St James's Park and The Mall on the way to Horse Guards Parade.

 

About Horse Guards Parade

Horse Guards Parade is the setting for various military ceremonies throughout the year including the Trooping the Colour which marks the Queen's official birthday. At the heart of Whitehall, it was the traditional entrance to the Royal Palaces and is still guarded by mounted sentries from the Queen's Household Cavalry. More about Horse Guards Parade

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Underground Stations

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Charing Cross Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
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Car Parks

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Q-Park Trafalgar
 
3 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Masterpark
 
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Horse Guards Parade events

 
Beating The RetreatBeating The RetreatA floodlit evening of military music with fireworks including the ceremony of Beating The Retreat, which dates back to the reign of James II, featuring The Massed Bands, Pipes and Drums and Corps of Drums of the Household Division, supported by The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery, The Band of The Rifles, and the London Based Corps of Drums of th11th June 2014Thursday 5th June 2014 Where:
Horse Guards Parade,   Whitehall      SW1A 2AX
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Beating The Retreat
event > Kids Events
DATES  Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th June 2014
VENUE  Horse Guards Parade 
A floodlit evening of military music with fireworks including the ceremony of Beating The Retreat, which dates back to the reign of James II, featuring The Massed Bands, Pipes and Drums and Corps of Drums of the Household Division, supported by The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery, The Band of The Rifles, and the London Based Corps of Drums of th... More about this event
Trooping the ColourTrooping the ColourTrooping the ColourA vibrant display of ceremony and military history, Trooping the Colour, also known as The Queen's Birthday Parade, marks the second of the Queen's two birthdays (this is the official one, her actual birthday is on 21st April). It's a spectacular piece of pageantry but also a timely reminder of the role of the armed forces who are - in theory, at l14th June 2014Saturday 14th June 2014 Where:
Horse Guards Parade,   Whitehall      SW1A 2AX
Category: event
 
Trooping the Colour
event > Exhibitions
PRICING  Free to watch from the Mall
DATES  Saturday 14th June 2014
VENUE  Horse Guards Parade 
A vibrant display of ceremony and military history, Trooping the Colour, also known as The Queen's Birthday Parade, marks the second of the Queen's two birthdays (this is the official one, her actual birthday is on 21st April). It's a spectacular piece of pageantry but also a timely reminder of the role of the armed forces who are - in theory, at l... More about this event
 
 

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