Our periodic newsletter
Many of you have already been very generous with your reflections and sharing unforgettable memories. Please keep your contributions coming and let us know what you are up to.
The Flame - Summer 2022
Rekindle memories of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations, lunch aboard HQS Wellington and the Becket Pageant, whilst learning about the history of the favourite tipple of many
The Flame - Issue 10 - Summer 2020
Insights on our revised pandemic lives: insights from a Nightingale hospital; "Knit for Community" to provide blankets for the homeless; and a list of "Thinks not to try at home during Lockdown"
The Flame - Issue 1
The inaugural edition of The Flame contains a look back at the educational and enjoyable visit to the Wallace Collection, an amusing reminiscence from one of our Vice-Presidents, Samantha Bowman, on her year as consort to Charles and background on our motto “Surgere in Lumine”.
The Flame - Winter 2021
An environmental theme with articles on the Hubbard Glacier, conserving water and London Fog. And a touching tribute to Rue Hoddinott, our trusty Secretary who so sadly passed away.
The Flame - Issue 12 - Spring 2021
It is competition time - win a bottle of champagne by "Guess the Treen" plus the story of the Christmas Rose, travels to China, Women in the Livery, and the dizzy heights scaled by a Stonemason
The Flame - Issue 11- Winter 2020
Lockdown rolls on, so we escape with memories of fascinating trips to Vietnam and Egypt, some warming Christmas recipes, and insights on communication before Zoom (yes, it did exist!)
The Flame - Issue 8
An edition full of reports about events that involved both the Firebirds and Phoenix . From the Old Bailey Tour and Biennial Lunch to the Phoenix Porto visit. And learn about HMS Warrior!