"This is deeply embarrassing. The Household Cavalry has an elite role. It has shamed the regiment," one army source said. Two of those caught were already planning to leave the Army, it was claimed.
The mounted Household Cavalry, with its distinctive red uniforms and gold helmets, is made up of the Blues and Royals and the Life Guards - the oldest regiments in Britain. It is based in London's Hyde Park.Reuse content