National service of Investiture 2021

Saturday, 16 October, 2021

The Grand Priory of England and Wales invites Postulants, Members of the Order and their guests to this event, the programme for which appears below.

The Investiture Service will take place in St Paul’s Church, 32A Wilton Place, London, SW1X 8SH, followed by a reception and lunch at The Cavalry & Guards Club, 127 Piccadilly, London, W1J 7PX.

Saturday 16th October

9.15am                      Deputy Marshals report to the Marshal in church – please be on time.

9.30am                      Other Ceremonial Officers report to the Marshal.

9.45am                      Postulants, promotees and those receiving awards report to the Marshal.

10.30am                    Members assemble and robe quietly.

11.00am                    Service of Investiture.

Investing Officer:   The Bailiff - His Excellency, the Chevalier Charles Holloway GCLJ, KMLJ.

Preacher:                  His Eminence, Archbishop Angaelos, first Coptic Orthodox Archbishop of London.

1.00pm                      Pre-prandial drinks.

1.30pm                      Lunch in The Coffee Room.