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The Honourable Company of Gloucestershire at Gloucester Cathedral

PUBLISHED: 14:32 10 January 2011 | UPDATED: 18:09 20 February 2013

HRH The Princess Royal chats with Col Mike Bennett.

HRH The Princess Royal chats with Col Mike Bennett.

HRH the Princess Royal was the special guest at the annual dinner of The Honourable Company of Gloucestershire at Gloucester Cathedral. The event was staged in the magnificent surroundings of the nave of Gloucester Cathedral.

HRH the Princess Royal was the special guest at the annual dinner of The Honourable Company of Gloucestershire at Gloucester Cathedral. The event was staged in the magnificent surroundings of the nave of Gloucester Cathedral.

Guests were thrilled to view the exhibits in place for Crucible, an exhibition of 76 works of art by 48 sculptors including household names like Damien Hirst and Antony Gormley. The Honourable Company of Gloucestershire, registered in December 2007, is a company limited by guarantee. Its origins emanate from the former Lord-Lieutenants idea that the county would benefit from the efforts, thoughts and influences of an association of members, committed to upholding the traditions and history of Gloucestershire, ensuring that the countys achievements in innovation, creativity and excellence are widely recognised and celebrated.

Based on a livery company, with Warden, Assistant Warden, Junior Warden and Clerk and run by a Court (or board) of 12 directors, the company maintains a maximum of 125 members. For more information visit: http://www.honcoglos.co.uk/


Photography by Shaun Thompson

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