Platinum Jubilee

In pictures: Royals join Trooping the Colour parade

Prince William and Princess Anne were at Horse Guards Parade in London to mark the Platinum Jubilee.

The ceremonial Trooping the Colour is taking place at Horse Guards Parade in London, to mark the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

Trooping the Colour is a celebration of the Queen's birthday, also known as the Queen's Birthday Parade.

It holds special status at the start of a long weekend of official events to mark Queen Elizabeth II's 70-year reign.

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