Past Events

Members of the Commandery of Wales have been invited to join the congregation of Nazareth House, the Cardiff University Catholic Chaplaincy and the Cardiff Oratory for the Remembrance Sunday ceremonies at 1800 in the University Church, Colum Road, Cardiff.  Captain Sir Norman Lloyd-Edwards KCVO, GCStJ, KCLJ, GOMLJ and Colonel the Chevalier Julian Tyson-Woodcock KLJ will be the principal guests of honour, joined by Officers of the University.  The Act of Remembrance will be followed by a Solemn Requiem Mass for the Fallen celebrated by the Very Revd Dr Sebastian Jones Cong Orat, ChLJ,...


Remembrance Parade at the War Memorial, on the Victoria Embankment, Nottingham

Full details to follow

The Grand Priory of England and Wales warmly invites Postulants, Members of the Order and their guests to this event.

The Vigil Service will be held on Friday 26 October in St Paul’s Church, 32a Wilton Place, Knightsbridge, London SW1X 8SH, followed by dinner at The Royal Air Force Club, 128 Piccadilly, London W1J 7PY.

The Investiture Service, on Saturday 27 October, will take place in The Grosvenor Chapel, 24 South Audley Street, Mayfair, London W1K 2PA, followed by lunch at The Cavalry & Guards Club, 127 Piccadilly, London W1J 7PX.

The full programme of events...


The Annual Service of the Commandery of Aragon will take place at 1500 hrs on Sunday 21st October 2018 at St Mary’s Church Hertingfordbury, St Mary’s Lane, Hertford, SG14 2LD, and will be conducted by The Revd Timothy L’Estrange, ChLJ,  MMLJ MA. 

After the Service we will dine at Mayflower Place, Hertingfordbury Road, Hertingfordbury, Hertford, SG14 2LG.

Full details will be published as soon as they are available



The Commandery of King Offa has organised a very special weekend in and around Ripon, to which our Commander, Chevalier Mario Rizzardi cordially invites all who read this Itinerary.


If you would like to join us, please email pamelajlevens [at] ">Pamela Levens with...



With thanks to Roger France, Lay Chaplain at Queens’ College Cambridge, and the Dean of Chapel, we have been able to organise a Commandery Away Day at the College in September.

Timed just before the start of term, when Cambridge is (relatively) quiet, the day has been planned to include a mixture of informative, social and spiritual activities.



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...


Our Commander and Dr. M Shepherd invite you to a Garden Party and Barbecue, which will be held on Saturday, 21st July 2018 from 2pm in aid of Manchester Children’s Hospital and the St. Lazarus Charitable Trust. This is a major fund raising event for the Commandery and we would be delighted for your support. You will be made most welcome.

There will be a barbecue (including vegetarian food), a raffle and garden games. Beetham Community Band will play for you and you will be assured of good company - what more could you ask for on a summer afternoon?

Entry charge is £10....


The Commander, Chevalier Mario Rizzardi, invites you to join the festivities for our tenth birthday at the Service of Celebration & Renewal of Knightly Vows at Southwell Minster, the Cathedral Church of Southwell & Nottingham.


The Civic Party will be led by Sir John Peace, Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire. The Grand Priory Party will be led by...


Every year the Grand Priory endeavours to arrange one national event to be a high profile fundraiser for the St Lazarus Charitable Trust and advertise the work we as an Order do to help combat leprosy and the social stigma this dreadful disease carries.


This year’s event will be a concert of Romantic chamber music at St Paul’s Church, Knightsbridge, thanks to the...