General Switchboard: 020 7881 5200

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Email address

Chelsea Pensioner enquiries

020 7881 5244

Margaret Thatcher Infirmary (MTI)

020 7881 5448 

To become a Chelsea Pensioner

020 7881 5204

Chelsea Pensioners attending external events

020 7881 5209

Fundraising enquiries

020 7881 5284

Venue hire enquiries

020 7881 5350

Burton Court membership

020 7881 5324

Online shop

020 7881 5425

PR and marketing enquiries

020 7881 5298


Chapel and services

020 7881 5214

Tours of the Royal Hospital Chelsea

020 7881 5493  

School visits & enquiries

020 7881 5360  

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Chelsea Pensioner, John Riley (86) on combatting loneliness

According to Government figures, around 200,000 older people have not had a conversation with a friend or relative in more than a month. John experienced intense loneliness when his wife passed away and tells us how he learnt to overcome his feelings of social isolation. 

Catherine of Braganza - Friends' Lecture
Event Spotlight: Catherine of Braganza Lecture

Friends of the Royal Hospital Chelsea were joined by members of the Anglo-Portuguese Society for a fascinating lecture on Catherine of Braganza, the Portuguese princess who became wife of King Charles II and Queen of England.


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