British Columbia Branch


Objects Of The Royal Society Of St.George, British Colombia Branch


The Society is a patriotic society and is honoured to have as its Patron; Her Majesty The Queen.


The Royal Society of St. George was founded in 1894 with the noble object of promoting “Englishness” and the English way of life. The Society quickly attracted the support of many distinguished public figures in England and throughout the British Empire. Its first Royal Patron was Queen Victoria; and the society has enjoyed the Patronage.

The Royal Society of St. George’s objects are:

To foster a love of England and to strengthen England and the Commonwealth by spreading the knowledge of English history, customs, traditions and ideals.

To keep fresh the memory of those in all walks of life, who have served England or the Commonwealth in the past, to inspire leadership in the future.

To combat all activities that might undermine the strength of England or the Commonwealth.

To further British interests everywhere to ensure that St. George's Day is properly celebrated and to provide focal points all the world over where English men and women may gather together.

The Society is un-sectarian and independent of party politics. Membership is open to:

All those who subscribe to the Objects of the Royal Society of St. George; and

Are born in England, those that have English Ancestry and those that have a deep respect and love of English values, customs and traditions.