Canadian Armed forces mount guard at Buckingham Palace
We arrived at Victoria and had a minor ticket hiatus,which involved opening the ticket barrier machine and sorting through the tickets,to retrieve the offender and get it rectified.
We walked on to view GCHQ building which isn't HQ at all.
Through to Cockpit Steps
COCKPIT STEPS (LINK)
and thence to St James's Park where we started the 7 mile walk.
We stopped for a nice coffee by the Serpentine and carried on to Albert memorial and Kensington gardens and returned via slightly different route.
My train was about to depart and I made it with seconds to spare (or a 1 hour wait)
My fellow hikers left soon after.
Here's the route map and info
|If you're "smarter than the average bear"you might be able to work out how I knew they were the|
special escort group?
|SPECIAL ESCORT GROUP WITH SOMEONE SPECIAL(OF COURSE) THE PRIME MINISTER|