Magna Carta and Waterloo dinner album

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Welcome and pre-dinner drinks. (l-r) Christ Steward, Fr Glen Tattersall, Patrick Doyle, Mike Wilson, Roger Wilson, Tony Cora

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Welcome. (l-r) Chris Steward, Michael Hines, Patrick Doyle

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Welcome

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Craig and Diana Milne and Jarred Vehlen

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Welcome Savage Club. (l-r) Lindsay Ballantyne, Fr Greg Pritchard, John Ballantyne, Anthony Love

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Gerard Wilson reads the passage from Burke’s Reflections foretelling the rise of Napoleon

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Gerard Wilson about to propose a toast to the Duke of Wellington

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First reading after the entrĂ©e: Burke’s account of the events leading up to the sealing of Magna Carta

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First reading

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The second reading during dessert: from the Reflections on Magna Carta’s place in the British Constitution

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Fr Glen Tattersall declaims Lord Byron’s poem ‘The Eve of Waterloo’

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Coffee and chat

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Coffee and chat

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Mike Wilson (r) relaxes after a pleasant dinner. At left, Craig and Diana Milne and Patrick Doyle in discussion

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The discussion goes on

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After-dinner drinks below in the lounge

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After-dinner drinks below in the lounge to end the evening

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