Commandery of The Marches - church service & supper

Saturday, 15 September, 2018

The Commandery of The Marches will hold its Annual Church Service

at 3.15p.m. on Saturday 15th September 2018  at St. Mary’s Church, Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3AQ

All  Members of the Order and their Guests are cordially invited to be present on this important occasion.

Those who are not participating in the procession are invited to be seated by 3.00 p.m. when they will be addressed by the Marshal.

The procession will be formed by the Deputy Marshal at 3.10 p.m.

A rehearsal of Commandery Officers will be held at 2.30 p.m.

A rehearsal of the procession will be held at 2.45 p.m.

DRESS: Mantles of the Order, Decorations and full Insignia will be worn.

GENTLEMEN are requested to wear the Uniform of the Order/Morning Suit/Highland Dress/Military Uniform or a Dark Lounge Suit with the Tie of the Order or a dark tie.

LADIES taking part in the procession are requested to wear a formal black dress of three-quarter length or longer with Mantilla. Black gloves are optional.

The Ceremony will be followed by a buffet supper at the Masonic Hall, Headbrook, Kington, at a cost of £20.00 each, to include the first drink. Other drinks may be purchased at the bar in the Hall.

A draw will be held during the evening in aid of the St.Lazarus Charitable Trust, for which donations of prizes will be most welcome.

Please complete and return the attached form not later than Thursday 6th September 2018.