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Holiday to Ypres CANCELLED

Thursday 9th July 2020 - Monday 13th July 2020

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THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED. WE WILL WRITE TO ALL ATTENDEES ABOUT REFUNDS

Military history, especially the First World War, is one of the Master’s passions. From our base at the 4* Hotel Ariane, we will have the opportunity to visit a number of cemeteries, museums and other places associated with the War, including the moving Menin Gate ceremony. We will also be visiting Bruges with its churches, Guildhall and canals. We are fortunate to be accompanied on this tour by Steve Roberts, an independent military researcher and well respected battlefield guide.
If you are thinking of joining this Holiday and have a relative that fought and/or died in the First World War, please contact the Guild Office with their details (name, rank, regiment if you have them) as Steve will research their military service records so that we can follow their stories during our visit. This is a unique opportunity!

The price will be set in the new year and will include coach travel from London, accommodation, all excursions, meals and drinks with meals, gratuities and taxes.

Please apply early so we can gauge the number of rooms required.


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£100 single supplement

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Annual Banquet at Guildhall

"A veritable tour de force; stunning atmosphere, seriously impressive food and a funny judge..what’s not to like!
Well done everyone" - Mrs J.D.

"A triumph" - Mr A.W."

"..a brilliant evening at Guildhall last night. The event was spectacular and we, our guests and everyone around us enjoyed it tremendously. A great highlight of a fantastic year" - Mr J.H.

"A magnificent evening was had by all" - Mr K.B.

"It really was the most wonderful and unforgettable evening " - Mrs K.J.

"It was a great privilege to be present of Friday evening on such a splendid occasion.  What a truly stunning and memorable evening. The organisation, the pageantry and the attention to detail was remarkable. A and I enjoyed it all enormously" - C H.C.


Master's Final Dinner at Fishmongers' Hall
"Just a line to say how much we enjoyed the dinner last night, super seat thank you! Please convey our thanks to the Master for a wonderful evening, superb food and company and thank him for all his events over the past year, we have had great times.
We now look forward to the next year, different venues and events." - Mr P.B.

Reception and Supper at Grocers' Hall
"My guests and I really really enjoyed the Ceremony and the dinner at Grocers’ Hall last evening, I am still on a high with sheer pleasure, you, everyone there so kind and welcoming". Mrs A R

"It was good to meet you at last and on such an excellent evening in one of the nicest Livery Halls in the City.  Thank you for making it such a special evening for M and me.   It was so well organised and enjoyable.   The food was first class and the company good as well". Mr D B

RNLI Demonstration and Supper at the Little Ship Club
"Thank you SO much for arranging a most enjoyable evening. Once again, I was able to catch up on friends and make new acquantainces - all thanks to you for the excellent place settings.  The weather was kind to us, the food was amazing and everybody around our table was very happy with the service and the meal."  Ms V H

"Following the interesting demonstration Guild Members and their guests retired back inside the Little Ship Club for a stunning two-course supper with some excellent wine and tremendous companionship discussing the RNLI’s great work being achieved on the tidal Thames.​" Mr D K
 
 

 

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