Summer Court Dinner – Painted Hall, Greenwich – Saturday 16th July 2016

This year our Master chose the splendid surroundings of the Painted Hall in the Old Naval College, Greenwich as the venue for our Summer Court.

Guest of Honour was The Rt Hon. The Lord Trimble, perhaps better known as David Trimble, former First Minister of Northern Ireland and leader of the Ulster Unionist Party. Also present were the Master Poulter (R Kemp Esq.) the Master Barber (G Preston Esq.) and the Master Wax Chandler (Dr A Mair) with their wives.

The Master, Wardens, Guests of Honour and their wives assemble before processing into the Painted Hall

The Master, Wardens, Guests of Honour and their wives assemble before processing into the Painted Hall.

Our Clerk, Lt Col. Philip Brown, looks wistful behind one of the Loving Cups!

Our Clerk, Lt Col. Philip Brown, looks wistful behind one of the Loving Cups….

... while others tuck into the splendid meal.

… while others tuck into the splendid meal.

The Loving Cup Ceremony was successfully carried out without spillage.

The Loving Cup Ceremony was successfully carried out without spillage.

Members of the Company and their guests reluctantly leave the Hall after the meal.

Members of the Company and their guests reluctantly leave the Hall after the meal.

For more information on The Painted Hall please go to: www.ornc.org/paintedhall