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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Full Military Dress Rehearsal

Photo: To the Palace: A sergeant major looks on as three mounted officers make their way towards Buckingham Palace. Getty Images

Hundreds of soldiers, sailors and airmen today had their last chance to practise for Friday's Royal Wedding in a dress rehearsal that started before dawn and continued into daybreak.

The full-scale walk-through was timed down to the last second - with military leaders well aware that the world will be expecting them to make sure everything goes smoothly on the big day.

So nothing was left to chance with the dry run which began at around 4.50am - after soldiers had gathered as early as 2am - and continued for hours.

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