The judging is now over and we are delighted to announce that our garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show has won a Silver Medal. For the second year running the Foundation has had a garden at the Show, this time a Show Garden placed in the prestigious Main Avenue.
The Queen visited us on the opening day of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at our Show Garden, '500 Years of Covent Garden - The Sir Simon Milton Foundation Garden in partnership with Capco', on the prestigious Main Avenue of the Show. Her Majesty was presented with a gift to mark Capco's support for the Foundation's Show Garden.
On Monday 20th March 2017, the Halcyon Gallery in New Bond Street kindly hosted a reception to launch our book 'City of Westminster - A celebration of People and Places'. Published by Quartet Books, this fabulous coffee table type photographic book depicts a year in the life of the City of Westminster.
On Thursday 16th March 2017 the Hippodrome Casino hosted a fundraising dinner in support of the Sir Simon Milton Foundation for the third year running. The fact that we were oversubscribed within a week of announcing the date of the dinner shows how popular this event has become.
The new Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College is opening its doors to students aged 14 to 19 in September 2017. Students who want to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering or maths (STEM) are welcome to apply.
On Tuesday 21st June 2016 the Regent Street Association very kindly organised and hosted a fundraising event for the Sir Simon Milton Foundation, held at the stunning Sofitel London St James, located in the former home of Cox’s and King’s bank in Waterloo Place, London.