Friday, 28 March 2014

Chapter Meeting 2014

 The Grand Prior of Great Britain, His Excellency the Much Honoured Baron of Fetternear, MBE, GCLJ, GCMLJ, JP,  invited all members of the noble Order, Companions, their families and guests to meet in Liverpool on Saturday March 22nd for the General Chapter of the Grand  Priory of Great Britain.

On Friday evening we met in the heart of the City of Liverpool at the historic Bluecoat Chambers, a UNESCO world heritage site and Grade One listed building. The Grand Prior hosted a Cocktail Reception followed by a Chapter Dinner.

The Bluecoat Chambers

The Chapter itself took place on Saturday in the Church of Our Lady, Star of the Sea, Seaforth. Father Thomas Wood, ChLJ, Bailiff of the Grand Priory, has been Parish Priest of Our Lady’s since 1996 and has done tremendous work in restoring and preserving its many beautiful features and in having the Church granted Grade 2 listed building status. 

Our Lady, Star of the Sea, Seaforth.

Following the Chapter Meeting  the Grand Prior hosted a Drinks Reception & Lunch.