After a busy weekend in Belgium we're now in Wales, to support the Prince of Wales Company, 1st Battalion Welsh Guards as they embark on several Freedom Parades across Wales. Today, we were in Bangor, North Wales, where the Mayor, Councillor Derek Hainge inspected the Guard of Honour before they paraded through the streets to the Town Hall for a lunch reception.
The Welsh Guards (WG; Welsh: Gwarchodlu Cymreig), part of the Guards Division, is one of the Foot Guards regiments of the British Army. It was founded in 1915 as a single-battalion regiment, during the First World War, by Royal Warrant of George V. Shortly after the regiment's formation, it was deployed to France where it took part in the fighting on the Western Front until the end of the war in November 1918.
The Welsh Guards Band was formed in 1915, the same year as the regiment . Photo from Getty Images - The Band Of The Welsh Guards - Photocall News, photos, topics, and quotes. The Band of The Welsh Guards present A Royal Tribute.
The Band of the Welsh Guards are a very loved and revered group and to be invited to work with them is wonderful and I'm in great company on this record. Album tracks include God Save The Queen, Land Of Hope And Glory and Land Of My Fathers, and combines the themes of royalty and Welsh heritage. God Bless The Prince of Wales features a blaze of trumpets, choir and timpani, while Men Of Harlech was described by Maj Barnwell as "the best version I've ever heard played by a band". Sheen said: "The Band of the Welsh Guards are a very loved and revered group.
The Band of the Welsh Guards is the youngest of the five bands in the Foot Guards Regiments in the Household Division which primarily guards the British monarch. Musicians currently in the band have secondary roles in the British Army as Chemical Decontamination Assistants, Medics and Drivers. The band is based at Wellington barracks in St James's London. The Regimental Quick March is the Rising of the Lark.
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