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The Major General's ReviewThe Major General's Review which takes place at Horse Guards Parade two weeks before the Trooping of the Colour, held to mark The Queen's official birthday. It's the first of two rehearsal reviews carried out in the weeks before the birthday parade and it's free to view but you do need a ticket - apply in advance by sending your ticket requirements to: The Brigade Major, Headquarters Household Division, Horse Guards, Whitehall, London SW1A 2AX. 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 from Buckingham Palace on the way to Horse Guards Parade. And if you miss this rehearsal you can always see The Colonel's Review on Saturday 8th June when tickets are £10 per seat, applications should be sent to the address above.

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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RAF Aircraft TourRAF Aircraft TourRAF Aircraft TourGet up close to eight RAF aircraft, old and new, including a full-size replica of Britain's state of the art stealth combat aircraft as the Royal Air Force's aircraft go on display at Horse Guards Parade. Part of the RAF's centenary celebrations, taking place across the country since April, the free display brings a Typhoon, a Spitfire, a Chinook a2018-07-06T00:00:00+01002018-07-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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