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Queen™s Birthday Parade

Queen™s Birthday Parade
The parade to celebrate the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen will be held at Victory Green in Stanley on Wednesday 21 April 2010.  The Parade will be followed by a march past at which His Excellency the Governor will take the Royal Salute.  Taking part in the parade will be contingents of the Royal Navy, the Army, the Royal Air Force, and the Falkland Islands Defence Force, supported by the Minden Band of the Queen™s Division, and members of youth organisations.  Also in attendance will be representatives of the Legislative Assembly and the Falkland Islands Government. Following the parade there will be a fly past provided by the RAF.  This important occasion gives Islanders the opportunity to demonstrate their loyalty to the Crown and pay their respects to Her Majesty, whose presence is symbolised by the flying of the Royal Standard during part of the ceremony.  (Penguin News)

The parade to celebrate the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen will be held at Victory Green in Stanley on Wednesday 21 April 2010. The Parade will be followed by a march past at which His Excellency the Governor will take the Royal Salute. Taking part in the parade will be contingents of the Royal Navy, the Army, the Royal Air Force, and the Falkland Islands Defence Force, supported by the Minden Band of the Queen™s Division, and members of youth organisations. Also in attendance will be representatives of the Legislative Assembly and the Falkland Islands Government. Following the parade there will be a fly past provided by the RAF. This important occasion gives Islanders the opportunity to demonstrate their loyalty to the Crown and pay their respects to Her Majesty, whose presence is symbolised by the flying of the Royal Standard during part of the ceremony.  (Penguin News)

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