Final preparations at RAF Halton for Jubilee celebrations

RECRUITS from around the country gathered at RAF Halton as part of final preparations for a special Armed Forces event on Saturday, May 19, at Windsor to mark Her Majesty The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

More than 500 personnel took part in a drill exercise which will be on show before the Queen and other members of the Royal Family, including His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh.

RAF Halton Jubilee parade rehearsal

RAF Halton Jubilee parade rehearsal

Some 2,500 personnel will take part in the tri-service parade, followed by a Muster in Windsor Castle grounds, with the finale including a unique flypast of more than 70 current and historic aircraft.