Close Navigation:

General Sir Charles Huxtable KCB CBE – Thanksgiving Service

A Service of Thanksgiving will be held for the life of General Sir Charles Huxtable KCB CBE on Fri 01 Mar 2019.


  • Location:        The Service will be held in the Quire of York Minster.


  • Timing:           The Service will commence at 2.30 p.m. Please aim to arrive in good time as you may be required to pass through Minster security. The Service is expected to last for approximately 1 hour.


  • Ticketing.       No tickets will  be issued but anyone planning to attend is kindly requested to inform RHQ YORKS; this will help with both security and numbers.


  • Regimental Standards.  The family would welcome the attendance of any YORKS, DWR, R IRISH or TRBL Association Standards. A separate instruction will be sent out to coord this aspect of the Service.


  • Reception:     The family are kindly inviting all those attending to stay behind for a short Reception; it will be held in the Chapter House which is attached to the Minster.


  • Dress.             Serving personnel may wear No. 2 Dress and medals if they so wish.


  • Car Parking.   There is no available parking immediately adjacent to York Minster; the closest public car park is Marygate car park (off Frederick St, York YO30 7DT) and York P+R services are available. Some accessible (Blue Badge) parking can be found on streets close to the Minster.