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Bishop Angaelos, OBE

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Congratulation to His Grace Bishop Angaelos, GCStG, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom and a Patron of the Order of St. George, who has received an OBE from HM The Queen. The honour is for services to international religious freedom – the first time an OBE has been awarded in […]

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Charity Ball 2015

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The annual Charity Ball was held at Chesfield Downs Golf and Country Club on 3 October 2015 and this year’s theme was ‘James Bond. The evening went with a bang, with good food and great music, provided by ‘Just Us’. Monies raised at the auction and raffle will be donated to 3bn Princess of Wales Regiment […]

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Back our Grand Prior’s sponsored walk

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Congratulations to our Grand Prior, Simon McIlwaine, who raised over £850 with a sponsored walk in support of The Friends of the Princess of Wales Royal Regiment. The Friends of PWRR is a military charity that has been set up to raise funds to support members of the Regiment both past and present. Over the last […]

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Nayrouz 2015

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The Coptic Orthodox Church community in the United Kingdom will commemorating the Coptic Feast of Nayrouz, marking the new Coptic Year, at their annual Vespers Service in St Margaret’s Church, Westminster Abbey on Thursday 22 October, 2015 at 7.00pm. The service will give thanks for the past year and commemorate the martyrs of the past two millennia. […]

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Latin Inspiration

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Join us at St Mary’s church in the lovely Kent village of Chiddingstone on 11 July 2015 for a concert by the Myriad singers on the theme of sacred and secular music from South America. Interval refreshments at this event are free but a bar collection will be taken in support of the Foundation for […]

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Investiture 2015

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Our 2015 London investiture was held on Saturday 2 May 2015 at St. Margaret’s Church, Lothbury. Congralutions to all who were promoted or invested into membership. We were particularly delighted to welcome into membership several new members of our recently established Royal Hospital Commandery and our Georgia, US, Commandery. Especial thanks to our Patron, HG Bishop […]

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St. George’s Day 2015

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Members of the Order joined our friends at the very active North Downs, Kent branch of the Royal Society of St George to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. A memorial wreath was laid at the war memorial at East Malling, Kent, supported by an honour guard from the Ditton Squadron of the Air Training […]

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First ever US investiture

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The first full Investiture of the Order to be held in the United States has been set for Saturday 4 October 2014 at St James Episcopal Church in Marietta, Georgia. It is expected that some twenty Knights and Dames will be invested at the service. A delegation of UK Grand Officers will be going over […]

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The Order is winner in interlivery event

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A team led by Grand Prior Simon McIlwaine and Deputy Grand Prior Mark Haley stormed to victory in the annual affiliates’ competition and open day hosted by our Regiment, the Princess of Wales Royal Regiment at Hythe Ranges, near Lydd in Kent – one of the most remote parts of South East England and one of the […]

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Brutality facing Christians intensifying

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The widespread brutality facing Christians and minorities in the Middle East is intensifying, and gross violations of the God-given right and freedom to practice faith and belief, as protected by Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, is increasingly experienced by them in their homelands. Heightened levels of extremism seek to eradicate indigenous […]