St George’s Day Parade 26 April Рlatest

This is celebrated every year as St George is the Patron Saint of Scouting. Attendance is compulsory and full uniform is required. Please meet as follows, but bearing in mind that this is also the day of the London Marathon, please leave plenty of time for travelling to the meeting point. Note that drop-off and pick-up points are not the same!

Order of the day:

2.55pm:               Assemble outside Haberdashers Hall, 18 West Smithfield, EC1A 9HQ

3.10pm:               Inspection by the District Commissioner

3.20pm:               Parade moves off under police escort

3.50pm:               Parade will arrive in Guildhall Yard as guests of the Lord Mayor
                            and Sheriffs (who will be in attendance)

4.00pm:               Promise of Renewal will commence

4.30pm:               Dismissal. Please pick up from Guildhall Yard, City of London, EC2P 2EJ

The Royal British Legion Band and Corps of Drums (Romford) will accompany us. Parents and families are very welcome to join us in Guildhall Yard at 3.50pm, in the designated area.

Depending on road closures, it may not be possible to drive to the Haberdasher’s Hall or pick up from the Guildhall. Information on road closures and travel information during the London Marathon can be obtained from www.london-marathon.co.uk.