Trooping the Colour

In Celebration of Freedom and Justice

Dr Ion Jinga | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Politics
Dr Ion Jinga

Sealing the Magna Carta was a major event in the journey of democracy. Justice and freedom are at the foundation of our society and it is our duty to act in their defense when the legal international order is challenged. By doing so, we pay tribute to all those who have developed the rule of law to protect us against injustice and abuse of power.

11 Important Questions Raised By Trooping The Colour

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Comedy

The Queen marked her official birthday on Saturday with the traditional pomp-fest that is Trooping the Colour. There was the usual mix of royals, h...

Pomp and Glory

William Davie | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
William Davie

Those of you who read my weekly musings regularly will know that I am no fan of the style of knee jerk, jingoistic, patriotism espoused by the likes of the BNP and the EDL. However that does not mean that I am not proud of my country, quite the opposite.

Duke Of Edinburgh Attends Trooping The Colour Parade (Pictures)

PA | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK

The Duke of Edinburgh appeared in good spirits in his first major public engagement since leaving hospital as he joined thousands of well-wishers to c...

Of Colour and Cavalry: The Queen's Jubilee Celebrations Take to the hoof

Matthew Seed | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK
Matthew Seed

Like many people, as a boy I was repeatedly transfixed by a Saturday morning's viewing in which my parents' TV screen seemed like a window to a bygone age. Massed regiments of foot soldiers, brass bands and regimental standards provided magical scenes.