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03 Sep 2018 - London Remembers WWI

London Remembers WWI

The Master and Consort attended a Drumhead Service at the Royal Hospital Chelsea to commemorate the actions of the London Divisions during the final Hundred Days ’ Offensive of the First World War. The Chelsea Pensioners were in attendance. The former Bishop of London, Richard Chartres presided. This was followed by a celebration of international youth show-casing the work of young people's organisations such as the scouts and the sea cadets. Past Master John Dewhurst was also at the Drumhead Service, along with Past Mistress Susan Dewhurst who is a volunteer at the Hospital.

Image: The Master with the Prime Warden of the Basketmakers at the Drumhead Service.