Posted: December 21, 2012 Filed under: Choirs, Christmas, Christmas Service, Events, Lord Mayor's Carol Service, St. Andrew, St. Andrew's Church | Tags: 29 Commando Regiment, Assistant Organist, Bethlehem, candles, Carol Service, Chief Executive, Commanding Officer, Curate Minister Church of St. Andrew, Deputy Lieutenant of Devon, Father Sam Philpott, Flag Officer Sea Training, High Sheriff of Devon, Jeremy Clark, Judge W Taylor, Lieutenant Colonel E Dawes, Lord Mayor, Lord Mayor's Chaplin, Lord Mayor's Charity Fund, Michael Wright, Minster Church of St. Andrew, Ms T Lee, nine lessons, Parkinsons UK, Peace Light, Plymouth, Plymouth City Council, Rear Admiral C Johnstone, Recorder of Plymouth, Reverend Steve Nichols, Royal Artillery, St. Andrew's Choir
St Andrew’s Church, Plymouth, Devon
Plymouth Lord Mayor’s Carol Service took place this evening at the Minster Church of St. Andrew. Whilst it was raining outside, inside the warmth of the glowing candles, which had been lit from the Peace Light from Bethlehem delighted.
Candles lit with the Peace light from Bethlehem.
The Lord Mayor, Michael Wright was accompanied by the Deputy Lieutenant of Devon, the High Sheriff of Devon and the Recorder of Plymouth.
The service of nine lessons was read from the scriptures by Jeremy Clark, Assistant Organist at St. Andrew’s, Father Sam Philpott, the Lord Mayor’s Chaplin, Rear Admiral C Johnstone, Flag Officer Sea Training, Ms T Lee, Chief Executive Plymouth City Council, Lieutenant Colonel E Dawes, Commanding Officer, 29 Commando Regiment, Royal Artillery, Reverend Steve Nichols, Curate Minister Church of St. Andrew, Judge W Taylor, Recorder of Plymouth and the Lord Mayor.
Minster Church of St Andrew Candle Ring
The collection from the well attended congregation will go to support the Lord Mayor’s Charity Fund, Parkinsons UK.
St. Andrew’s Choir sang a range of Christmas songs and the organ was played by the Assistant Organist Jeremy Clark.
The church was decorated with a tall Christmas tree, flowers and a nativity arrangement.
Christmas Tree St. Andrew’s 2012
Posted: August 2, 2012 Filed under: 29 Commando Gunners, 29 Commando Gunners, 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery, Ceremony, Deputy Lord Mayor, Events, Hoe, Lady Mayoress, Lord Mayor, Parading Through Plymouth, People, Plymouth, Royal Artillery, Royal Citadel, Royal Marines, Services, Soldiers, The Royal Citadel | Tags: 29 commando, 29 Commando Gunners, 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery, 50th Anniversary Parade, Armed Forces, Band, City Centre, city of Plymouth, Devon, Events, Her Majesty's Royal Marines, Hoe, Images, Lord Mayor, Parade, People, Photographs, Plymouth, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Hoe, Royal Citadel, Royal Marines, Royal Parade, Salute, Services, Veteran Parade, Veterans
29 Commando Royal Artillery celebrated their 50th Anniversary by marching with veterans through Plymouth City Centre and to their home at the Royal Citadel, on the Hoe. These are some of the photographs from the day’s events.
Posted: July 14, 2012 Filed under: 29 Commando Gunners, 29 Commando Gunners, Events, Lord Mayor, Michael Wright, People, Plymouth, Services, Soldiers | Tags: 29 Commando Gunners, 50th Anniversary, 50th Anniversary Parade, Buckwell Street, Derry's Cross, Freedom of the City, Lord Mayor, Lord Mayor Michael Wright, Michael Wright, Parade, Plymouth City Centre, Royal Citadel, Royal Parade, St Andrew's Cross
29 Commando Gunners 50th Anniversary Parade
Plymouth City Centre Saturday 21 July 2012 11.45am
To celebrate their 50th anniversary the 29 Commando Gunners will exercise their freedom to parade their colours through Plymouth and will march from Buckwell Street down Royal Parade from St Andrew’s Cross roundabout to Derry’s Cross roundabout and back up Royal Parade to the Royal Citadel. The Lord Mayor Michael Wright will take the salute from the troops on Royal Parade.
Posted: June 23, 2012 Filed under: 2012, Armed Forces Day, Lady Mayoress, Lady Mayoress, Local Council, Lord Mayor, Lord Mayor, Opening Ceremony, People, Plymouth, Plymouth Armed Forces Week, Plymouth Guildhall, Services | Tags: Armed Forces Day, Ceremony, Forces Week, Lady Mayoress, Lord and Lady Mayoress, Lord Mayor, Opening Ceremony, Plymouth, Plymouth Armed Forces Week, Plymouth Armed Forces Week Opening Ceremony, Plymouth Guildhall, Union Jack Flag
On Monday 25th June 2012 at Midday, the Lord and Lady Mayoress will oversee the raising of the Armed Forces Day flag outside the Plymouth Guildhall at the opening ceremony. Details
Union Jack Flag
Posted: May 17, 2012 Filed under: Lord Mayor's Day | Tags: Day, Lord Mayor, Lord Mayor's Day, Plymouth, Plymouth Lord Mayor's Day
On Saturday May 19 is Plymouth’s Lord Mayor’s Day Details