29 Sep '15, 12pm

Her Majesty The Queen visits The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards in Leuchars #Fife

Her Majesty The Queen visits The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards in Leuchars #Fife

Her Majesty The Queen travelled to Leuchars if Fife to meet serving soldiers and families of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards (SCOTS DG) at their new base following the units relocation from Fallingbostel in Germany earlier this year. Her Majesty, who is Colonel-in-Chief of the regiment, talked to soldiers and families about their work and activities, inspected the regimental drum horse ‘Talavera’ and listened to the regiment’s world famous Pipes and Drums. Children from Leuchars Primary school were also invited into the barracks as Her Majesty ended her visit by unveiling a new stone cairn to name the Eastern side of the camp ‘Waterloo Lines’. Commanding Officer, Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin Cattermole said: “On behalf of the SCOTS DG, it was an honour to be visited by our Colonel in Chief in our new home, Leuchars Station. Her Majesty took great interest in the work the reg...

Full article: http://www.army.mod.uk/news/28010.aspx

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