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Court Circular


4 August: Today is the Anniversary of the Birthday of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.


Prince Michael of Kent, Honorary Commodore, Royal Naval Reserve, takes the salute at the Sovereign's Parade, Royal Military Academy,


The Queen's Gallery

The Queen's Gallery opens between 10am and 5pm, and last admission is at 4.30pm.

Changing of the Guard

The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment mounts the Queen's Life Guard at Horse Guards, 11am.

Windsor Castle

The Precincts and State Apartments at Windsor Castle open between 10am and 6pm. Bands playing in the

Royal Parks

St James's Park, Eltham Concert Band, 12.30pm-2pm, 5.30pm-7pm; Regent's Park, Welwyn Garden City Band, 12.30pm-2pm, 5.30pm-7pm.