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In pictures: Queen's birthday parade
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip
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Queen Elizabeth II arrives at the Horse Guards Parade, accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh for the Trooping the Colour
Tony and Cherie Blair
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Prime Minister Tony Blair, his wife Cherie and Defence Secretary Geoff Hoon stand among other dignitaries watching the Trooping the Colour ceremony
Royal family
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Members of the Royal Family watch the fly past from the balcony of Buckingham Palace
Mounted troopers
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One unlucky trooper had managed to lose his helmet ahead of the parade
Household Cavalry
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The Household Cavalry had rehearsed on The Mall days before the official parade date
Countess of Wessex and Duchess of Gloucester
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The Countess of Wessex and the Duchess of Gloucester shared an open top carriage during the event
Captain Ben Sempala-Ntege
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Captain Ben Sempala-Ntege, the first black Army captain to command a horse unit for Trooping the Colour


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