St George:

  • Wasn’t English!
  • Never visited England!
  • Wasn’t a Knight!

But St George was a Martyr

St George’s Day is also celebrated in Venice, Genoa, Portugal, Ethiopia and Catalonia…

And the dragon?   The story goes that St George rode into Silene (modern day Libya) to free the city from a dragon who had a taste for humans, but it’s a story….

Find out more: www.english-heritage.org.uk/9-things-you-didnt-know-about-st-george/

 

Visit the following website for some interesting information and craft activities..

www.english-heritage.org.uk/st-georges-day