Commemorative Order of St Thomas of Acon

Church Service


ANNUAL Church Service FOR 2017

You are already aware that the Pilgrimage cannot be held this year at Canterbury due to booking difficulties and difficulties involving works being carried out at the Cathedral.

Please note further detailed information will become available shortly so your patiemce is appreciated


Date:                            Saturday, 21 October 2017 at St Barnabus Church, Lodge Road, Southampton. Canterbury Cathedral.


Time:                           To be advised


Travel/Parking:             To be advised


Cost:                            No charge for the Service itself. 


Evensong:                    To be advised


Accommodation:          To be advised


Eligibility:                    Any Knight of the Order plus his wife/girl-friend/partner, neighbours, friends and children who should be old enough to appreciate the Service without disrupting it)


Dress:                          Gentlemen – Jacket and Collar and Tie (of the Order preferred to aid identification) – Ladies dress accordingly. Neither swords nor any other regalia of the Order are worn although members are encouraged to wear the tie of the Order as an aid to identification at the Cathedral Gates as they waive the entrance fee for us.


Booking:                      Please let Stan Brown ( – 020 8686 7445 – 07827 443326) or Larry Peer (l.peer@nt; – 01329 665996 – 07899 904945) know preferably by email or text message (requests in writing should be avoided)  if you are attending and if you wish to dine (We need to know the number attending the Cathedral Service as well as the Buffet Luncheon to avoid the problem of lack of chairs in the Cathedral which is inconvenient and delays the proceedings).


Payment:                      Cash is NOT required with booking. Payment by cash on the day is the preferred method of payment.


Queries:                       Please contact Stan Brown, with any queries (contact details above). Nothing is silly. If you want to know something, ask us and, if we know, we will tell you. If we do not know, we will try and find out for you.