25 February 2015


On Tuesday 24 February, a bronze sculpted bust of HRH The Duke of Gloucester was unveiled at St John’s Gate, Clerkenwell in his presence.


It was made by Kate Newlyn of Compton Martin in Somerset with the assistance of Ian Shipton and Adam Rush, respectively a lecturer and student at Weston College of Arts.


(From left to right) Kate Newlyn, Ian Shipton and Adam Rush 


The bust was presented by Lady Fiona Barttelot, National President of the St John Fellowship in England and accepted by The Honourable Dr Neil Conn AO, Lord Prior on behalf of the Order of St John.


It will be on permanent display in the Museum of the Order of St John, which is open to the public 6 days a week, free of charge. For more information, visit: http://www.museumstjohn.org.uk/