Founder's Day

4th June 2015 10:00, Figure Court

An annual celebration at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, Founder's Day commemorates the escape of the future King Charles II from parliamentary forces after the Battle of Worcester (1651) and is held as close as possible to this birthday on the 29th May.  Founder's Day is invitation only.  

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