On this day September, 1940 Buckingham Palace was bombed during the Blitz, on 16 separate occasions bombs were dropped on the palace, nine of which were direct hits ( Photo:Bomb damage outside Buckingham Palace, September
Re: Windsor Castle Guard. Photograph by Robin Flynn, My Shot. I ran into a group of schoolchildren visiting Windsor Castle in early October. A few of the girls particularly enjoyed posing with the guard.
Buckingham Palace is the London residence and principal workplace of the monarchy of the United Kingdom. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is often at the center of state occasions and royal hospitality.