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Hans Holbein the Younger, Sir Thomas More, 1527, Tempera on wood, 74,2 x 59 cm, Frick Collection, New York

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10 Things you should know about St George’s Day. St George’s Day is a time to celebrate the patron saint of England. It’s a super excuse to enjoy or learn about some of England’s customs and traditions, and also to think about knights and castles and dragons!

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Horse armour made for Henry VIII The suit of armour is decorated with Katherine’s pomegranates and also has a border of intertwined letters H and K for Henry and Katherine. The armour also features scenes from the lives of the royal couple’s patron saints, St George and St Barbara.

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HAPPY ST GEORGE'S DAY AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!! St George in stained glass. South front of the church of Sarum St Thomas in Salisbury.

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By George! Life-sized cardboard model of England's patron saint slaying a dragon adds to artist's curious collection of cardboard sculptures

Cardboard art: 9m replica of St George and a dragon- by Chris Gilmour, Italy-based British artist

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Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace, Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is doubt, faith, Where there is darkness, light; And where there is sadness, joy. ~ Partial Prayer written by St. Francis of Assisi (patron Saint of Animals)

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2014 will be the year I travel from the Brecon Beacons to Morwenstow. My own pilgrimage. Detail--St. Morwenna window at Morwenstow church

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