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PM represents Queen at Sandhurst Sovereign's Parade

Prime Minister, Theresa May MP, arrives at Sandhurst

The Prime Minister, The Right Honourable Theresa May MP is representing Her Majesty The Queen at the Sovereign's Parade at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst this morning.

The Parade marks the completion of a year's intensive training for 162 officer cadets from the UK and 27 officer cadets from overseas.

During a Commissioning Service, the UK officer cadets will be officially commissioned as British Army officers and overseas cadets will return to their countries' armies.


New stamps celebrate Windsor Castle

Royal Mail is celebrating Windsor Castle with a 10-stamp set available from today.

The issue comprises three stamps showing exterior views of the Castle: the distinctive Round Tower; a view of the Castle from the Long Walk and The Norman Keep. Three feature images of internal rooms: St George’s Hall; The Queen’s Ballroom and The Waterloo Chamber

A further four images show interior images of St George’s Chapel, located in the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Windsor Castle is the oldest inhabited castle in the world and an official residence of The Queen. It has been the family home of British kings and queens for almost 1,000 years.

St George's chapel is located in the grounds of the castle


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