In King John Shakespeare refers to “Saint George, that swing’d the dragon”, and St George’s Day, 23rd April, is also traditionally celebrated as Shakespeare’s Birthday
St.-Joris / St. Georges (glasramen)
Make your own Junk model dragon to celebrate St. George's Day on April 23rd.
Nanny Anita's fun things to do.
TOWNS and villages across England are ablaze after giant dragons chose St George’s Day to avenge their murdered comrade.
Brilliant Daily Mash stories
Break in the clouds: After standing in wet, windy conditions crowds gathered in the Autumn sunshine at St James Palace to see the future king
St. George, martyr, pray for us and archers, armorers, cavalry, saddle makers, Boy Scouts and England. Feast day April 23.
Saints, Blesseds and Feast Days
St. George, Austria, c. 1885. St. George the dragon-slayer is the patron saint of soldiers, chivalry, and Boy Scouts. His feast day is April 23.
Russian Icon of St George, based on a 15th Century depiction. My new Bulgarian-American granddaughter was born on the day of Saint George. I think she needs another icon, as well as the book Saint George and the Dragon. :)
King George II
Dragonfly in Amber
Lots of William Shakespeare Activites
Shakespeare Unit Study
On Thursday Prince William travelled to Hounslow to carry out a solo engagement – the presenting of St Patrick's Day shamrocks to the Irish Guards