The centenary of The Imperial Family and St Elisabeth's matryrdom will be remembered in the Isle of Wight in a series of events from the 6th to the 8th of July 2018.
Friday 6th of July
6.00 - 8.00 p.m. Preview of exhibition at Barton East Cowes (by invitation only) then a concert of Russian music at East Cowes Town Hall from 8.00 p.m. until 9.30 p.m.
Saturday 7th July
9.00 - 10.30.a.m. Divine Liturgy in St James Church, East Cowes.
10.00 a.m. Exhibition opens
11.30.a.m. Unveiling of Romanov monuent at the Jubilee Park, East Cowes. Talk by Archpriest Stephen Platt on the Last days of the Romanov's at the exhibition between 2.0 p.m. and 4.0 p.m.
6.00 p.m.Vespers at St Mildred's Royal Church, Whippingham
Sunday 8th July
8.30 -10.30 Divine Liturgy in Carisbrook Castle. and pilgrimage to St Boniface Church, Ventnor in the afternoon. Choir singing at the new monument at 5.00 p.m.
Bishop Irenei will be present at all the services advertised above.
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