Parades

In recent years, apart from escorting and attending the Lord Mayor and parading at many City functions the Company has:

  • Provided carpet guards for Royal and charity events at St James’s Palace
  • Provided a Sovereign’s  Guard at a Buckingham Palace Garden Party
  • Been reviewed by  HM The Queen and HRH the Duke of Edinburgh
  • Taken part  in the British Military Tattoo at  Earls Court
  • Provided a carpet guard for the British Government dinner honouring the visit of Pope Benedict XVI

Overseas the company has...

  • Taken part in the 500th anniversary celebrations of the Pontifical Swiss Guard in Rome
  • Represented the British Army at the 90th anniversary commemoration of the Battle of Vittorio Veneto in northern Italy
  • Represented the British Government at the re-opening of the British Military Hospital in Mahon, Menorca
  • Provided a catafalque guard for the state funeral of HRH Archduke Otto von Habsburg in Vienna

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Ensign David Hadden
Clerk & Adjutant
Company of Pikemen & Musketeers
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Telephone: 07450 536614