Royals Attend Remembrance Service At The Cenotaph In London
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh were joined by the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Harry, the Duke of York, the Earl and Countess of Wessex, the Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Timothy Laurence, the Duke of Gloucester, the Duke of Kent, and Princess Alexandra of Kent at the Remembrance Service at the Cenotaph in London to commemorate those who have lost their lives to war.
At 11am, the clock struck as the King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery fired original World War One guns to mark the start of the minutes silence and then the end.
The Queen laid a wreath at the memorial for the Glorious Dead at the Cenotaph, followed by the Dukes, then the Prime Minister, Theresa May, and the leader of the opposition, Jeremy Corbyn.
After the ceremony, there was a parade of veterans and service men and women, who were saluted by Prince Charles. In total, 8,500 veterans participated in the parade.Filed under The United Kingdom
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