Ex St Francis pupil James Potter, Ensign at The Queen’s Birthday Parade on Saturday 11 June

James Potter St Francis pupil

James Potter Coldstream Guards

Ex-St Francis pupil, Second Lieutenant James Potter of The Coldstream Guards has been given the honour of Ensign, escorting the Regimental Colour at Her Majesty the Queen’s Birthday Parade this Saturday 11 June.  The St Francis Community will be watching the event and James with great pride!

James who was a pupil at St Francis in the 1990’s was commissioned from Sandhurst into the Coldstream Guards in August 2015 and is with No. 7 Company stationed at Wellington Barracks.

The photographs above show James’ official photograph and as a pupil at St Francis and  below, in the first rehearsal a few weeks ago.

Watch a clip and listen to James talking about the history of the Coldstream Guards’ Colours : https://youtu.be/fsr_QMh5LWw

Queens Birthday Parade St Francis pupil