Guard collapses during royal visit

Last updated 12:25 31/03/2011
Guard collapses during royal visit
Reuters

OVERCOME: Spain's Princess Letizia watches as a member of the honour guard is assisted after passing out during a parade marking the arrival of Britain's Prince Charles at the Pardo Palace.

Relevant offers

Europe

Cries of corruption follow Serbia's bouncing lottery ball Google fighting French order to apply 'right to be forgotten' outside Europe Scottish police officer under fire for NZ holiday snap of children with guns Drunk badger sleeps for two days after big night on beer Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man stabs six people at Gay Pride march in Jerusalem After Russia UN veto, countries seek court for Flight MH17 prosecutions Reports shows Russians hackers used Twitter, photos to breach US computers Crush turns deadly as migrants push toward Britain Priest performs exorcism from helicopter after churches robbed and defiled Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras may have to call early election

A Spanish honour guard fainted dramatically during a greeting ceremony for Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, collapsing face-first on the palace path

The  member of the honour guard  passed out on the path of Pardo Palace outside Madrid, in front of Spain's Princess Letizia and Crown Prince Felipe during a parade marking the arrival of the British royalty on Wednesday.

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, are in Spain for an official visit.

The visit to Spain is the second leg of a three-country trip for the Royals, which also includes Portugal and Morocco.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content