THE QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY PARADE (TROOPING THE COLOUR)
Thursday 2nd June 2022
Members of the Royal Family will be present at The Queen’s Birthday Parade on Horse Guards Parade, at which the colour of the 1st Battalion Irish Guards will be trooped.
On Horse Guards Parade, the Prince of Wales will take the salute and inspect the troops of the Household Division on Her Majesty’s behalf, joined by the Duke of Cambridge and the Princess Royal.
The Duchess of Cornwall, the Duchess of Cambridge, the Earl and Countess of Wessex and their children, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester and Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence are expected to travel to Horse Guards Parade in carriages, where they will join other members of the Royal Family to watch the parade from the Major General’s office.
Upon the return of the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment and the Guards, the Queen will take the salute from the balcony of Buckingham Palace, accompanied by the Duke of Kent, Colonel, Scots Guards.
The Queen, accompanied by members of the Royal Family, will return to the balcony of Buckingham Palace to watch a fly-past of aircraft by the Royal Air Force.