Changing The Guard | Windsor Castle / Duties May 2018

Details of the Regiments and Bands who are scheduled to Change the Windsor Castle Guard in May 2018.

Dates, times, Regiment and Bands can change, from time to time, when the Guards are required for operational or other ceremonial duties, we use Facebook, Twitter and G + to share updates.

Coldstream Guards Band at Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle Guard - Duties for May 2018

The Windsor Castle Guard are scheduled to change at 11:00 hours in May 2018 on the dates shown below, (unless otherwise stated).

DATE WINDSOR CASTLE GUARD WINDSOR CASTLE BAND REMARKS
Tuesday 1 May 2 Rifles Band & Bugles of The Rifles  
Wednesday
2 May
? ?  
Thursday
3 May
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards Band & Bugles of The Rifles  
Friday
4 May
? ?  
Saturday
5 May
2 Rifles Band & Bugles of The Rifles  
Sunday
6 May
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards No Music or Ceremony Guards arrive / depart by coach.
An adminstrative handover takes place inside the Guard Room to which there is no public access

 

DATE WINDSOR CASTLE GUARD WINDSOR CASTLE BAND REMARKS
Monday
7 May
? ?  
Tuesday
8 May
2 Rifles Band & Bugles of The Rifles  
Wendesday
9 May
? ?  
Thursday
10 May
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards Band & Bugles of The Rifles  
Friday
11 May
? ?  
Saturday
12 May
F Company Scots Guards Band of the Household Cavalry  
Sunday
13 May
2 Rifles No Music or Ceremony Guards arrive / depart by coach.
An adminstrative handover takes place inside the Guard Room to which there is no public access

 

DATE WINDSOR CASTLE GUARD WINDSOR CASTLE BAND REMARKS
Monday
14 May
? ?  
Tuesday
15 May
1stBattalion Irish Guards Band & Bugles of The Rifles ?
Wednesday 16 May ? ?  
Thursday
17 May
2 Rifles ? Band & Bugles of The Rifles ?
Friday
18 May
1stBattalion Irish Guards ? Guard Mount at 1900hrs
Saturday
19 May
1stBattalion Irish Guards No Music or Ceremony ?

ROYAL WEDDING
Where to watch the procession

Sunday
20 May
2 Rilfles No Music or Ceremony Guards arrive / depart by coach.
An adminstrative handover takes place inside the Guard Room to which there is no public access

 

DATE WINDSOR CASTLE GUARD WINDSOR CASTLE BAND REMARKS
Monday 21 May      
Tuesday 22 May 1stBattalion Irish Guards Band & Bugles of The Rifles  
Wednesday 23 May      
Thursday 24 May ?1stBattalion Irish Guards ?No Musical Support Brigade Major?s Review London
Friday 25 May      
Saturday 26 May 2 Rifles Band & Bugles of The Rifles Major Generals Review
Trooping the Colour - London
Sunday 27 May 1stBattalion Irish Guards No Music and Ceremony Guards arrive / depart by coach.
An adminstrative handover takes place inside the Guard Room to which there is no public access?

 

DATE WINDSOR CASTLE GUARD WINDSOR CASTLE BAND REMARKS
Monday
28 May
     
Tuesday
29 May
1st Battalion Irish Guards    
Wednesday
30 May
     
Thursday
31 May
1st Battalion Irish Guards 1st?Bn Irish Guards Corps of Drums or Drums & Pipes  

 

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Schedule Changes

Changes to the Schedule, made during the month by the British Army, are shown in bold text and shared on social media as soon as practical after notification.

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