The Duke of Edinburgh, Patron, attended a dinner held by The Eccentric Club on 21st of March at the Savile Club. Mr Imants von Wenden, Chairman, was the speaker. Lord Montagu of Beaulieu, Lord Bath, Lord Woodstock, Brigadier Archie Miller-Bakewell, the Rev Roderick Leece, Rector, St George's, Hanover Square, and Mr Nicholas Wilkinson C.B., Chairman, the Savile Club, were the guests of honour.
Guests included: interior designer Nicholas Haslam, fashion designer David Shilling, author Christopher Lee, playwright Adrian Brown, Master of the Worshipful Company of Upholders James Kelly, Brian Clivaz, Clem Chambers, Christian Furr, Fiona Graham-Mackay, Steven Dollond, Chris and Paul Czainski, Lucy McAdam-Freud and others.
The Eccentric Club raised and donated an undisclosed amount 'to the charity nominated by the Duke'. The Duke of Edinburgh welcomed the donation and raised a toast to the club.