To enable members of the Order to plan ahead efficiently, the Grand Priory of England has fixed dates for investitureswhich are the Saturday closest to 24th May in each year, being the anniversary of Hugues de Payan, our first Grand Master, and the Saturday immediately after 13th October in each year, which is Templar Remembrance Day commemorating the day when hundreds of Knights Templars across France were simultaneously arrested on the orders of King Philip of France, which saw the Order disbanded for over 400-years.
Saturday 25th May 2024SPRING INVESTITUREHoly Trinity, Rothwell, Northamptonshire
Saturday 18th October 2025AUTUMN INVESTITUREVenue to be announced
Saturday 24th May 2025SPRING INVESTITUREVenue to be announced
Saturday 23rd May 2026SPRING INVESTITUREVenue to be announced
New Grand MasterAt the World Convent General of Grand Priors held in Paris on Friday 27th October 2023, a new Grand Master of the Order was elected.We welcome HSE Jacques Charles Lebos, EMCformerly the Grand Prior General of Switzerland as our new Grand Master and we pray that his leadership may be guided with God’s wisdom and love.
Sunday 11th February 2024ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGVenue to be announced