2018 Jun 09

The Royal Family Attends Trooping The Colour

Earlier today Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex made her very first appearance at The Queen’s Birthday Parade, Trooping The Colour. The Duchess rode in a carriage with her husband and The Duke of Kent. For her first appearance, The Duchess wore a beyspoke Carolina Herrera dress with a Philip Treacy hat.

What is Trooping The Colour? Well, it’s the official celebration of The Queen’s Birthday. While Her Majesty’s birthday is on April 21st, it is usually on the 2nd Saturday of June that the official celebration takes place. Her Majesty and her family go to The Horse Guards Palace, where she will review the troops, before returning to Buckingham Palace for a final parade and the RAF flypast, which they enjoy from the balcony.