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Kate and Wills visit Aldershot

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are guests of honour at today's Irish Guards' St Patrick's Day Parade in Aldershot.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Aldershot

William and Kate will be guests of honour at St Patrick's Day celebrations - after enjoying the racing at Cheltenham yesterday Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit Aldershot in Hampshire today as guests of honour at the Irish Guards' St Patrick's Day Parade.

Last year the Duchess presented sprigs of Shamrock to the Irish Guards on her first military engagement without her husband.

The Duchess of Cambridge presented shamrocks to the Irish Guards at the St Patrick's Day Parade at Mons Barracks in Aldershot last year Credit: Anwar Hussein/Anwar Hussein/EMPICS Entertainment
The Duchess of Cambridge takes part in a regimental photograph at the St Patricks Day Parade at Mons Barracks, Aldershot last year Credit: Anwar Hussein/Anwar Hussein/EMPICS Entertainment

The Royal couple will continue with a century old tradition that was started by Queen Alexandra, the wife of the then King, Edward the seventh in 1901.

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