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Love thy neighbour

For many who work for the College of St George, Windsor Castle is not just their place of work, but also their home. People are not just colleagues but neighbours who foster a wonderful sense of community. However, a couple ...

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The Longest Reign

On Wednesday 9th September 2015, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II became the longest reigning British monarch. This record was previously held by Queen Victoria, who reigned for 63 years and 7 months (or, to be precise, 23,226 days, 16 hours ...

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A genealogical enquiry

The investigation of family history is popular among the users of St George’s Chapel Archives; we often receive enquiries from people who believe they have an ancestor buried here, or who know that some past member of their family held ...

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New CD of Christmas Carols

Earlier in the year the choristers of St George‘s Chapel choir recorded a new CD of carols. Nineteen carols ranging from the traditional such as ‘Ding, dong! merrily on high’ to more modern offerings composed by Benjamin Britten and others ...

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The Beaufort Chantry

On the 30th July 1506, Lord Herbert and Lady Elizabeth agreed to establish and maintain the chapel already built and dedicated to Our Lady at the lower end of the South Nave Aisle. This chapel would serve as their burial ...

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The King's Free Chapel. The Chapel of the Most Honourable and Noble Order of the Garter. The Chapel of the College of St George.