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Don't REIN on my parade!

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Don't REIN on my parade!

Post  Doogs on Thu Jun 05, 2014 1:53 pm

Moment horse bolted from Whitehall procession throwing off its rider
(who still got up and saluted the Queen as she came past seconds later)

Six-year-old gliding Musaqaleh bolted outside Whitehall during the parade ahead of the State Opening of Parliament
Threw the unnamed trooper out of the saddle into the path of Queen's carriage as she headed to Parliament
But incredibly the soldier stood and saluted the monarch while Musaqaleh was stopped by four soldiers

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2649496/Dont-REIN-parade-Moment-horse-bolted-Whitehall-procession-throwing-rider-got-saluted-Queen-drove-past-seconds-later.html#ixzz33lj7zxBE

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Re: Don't REIN on my parade!

Post  whitestarling on Thu Jun 05, 2014 6:46 pm

WOW It was very lucky there were no injuries to either the trooper or the horse, and you have to salute the trooper for his quick reaction, and also the four soldiers who stopped the horse.


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