St George’s Day

| April 23, 2018

Today, 23rd April, is St George’s Day. It commemorates the execution of St George, A Roman soldier who was imprisoned, tortured and finally beheaded for his Christian faith, on this day in 303 A.D. St George is, of course, famous for the St George and the Dragon legend, a chivalric tale brought back to England […]

Happy St George’s Day!

| April 23, 2013

Happy St George’s Day!

Happy St George’s Day to my fellow English men, women and children, and anyone who has English blood. I’m half Welsh so I celebrate St David’s Day and St George’s Day, just need to find a bit of Irish and Scottish blood in my ancestry and then I can find an excuse for those feast […]