The Duke’s Own Pride and Joy..
- Colonel: Sir Arthur de Lisle (Bart.)
- Adjutant: Capt. Arthur Normanton-Turville
- Garrisoned: Gracedieu Barracks, Loughborough.
- Nickname(s): The Duke’s Babies, The Big Heads.
- Motto(s): Magis Quam Spem in Spem (In hope rather than expectation).
- Marches: “Grenadiers of the Duke”, “It’s a Long Way to Sutton Cheney”.
- Battle Honours: Nanpanton (1708), Melton Mowbray (1720), Siege of Derby (1745), Staffordshire (1758).