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50th Anniversary Ceremony - Awards and Fundraising Dinner 2022


Grant Harrold, The Royal Butler

We are excited to have the charming and witty Grant Harold as our 50th Anniversary Gala Dinner host.

"I am proud to be an ambassador and supporter of the British Dyslexia Association and honoured to have been asked to host their 50th Anniversary Gala Dinner. I look forward to welcoming you all to this wonderful event."

Grant Harrold, ‘The Royal Butler’ and ‘Defender of Etiquette’, has been described as ‘Britain’s Etiquette Expert’ and ‘One of Europe’s Top Gurus on Etiquette’ due to his background and teaching on the subject for almost 20 years.

HRH Princess Katarina

HRH Princess Katarina will be opening the evening for the British Dyslexia Association.

Princess Katarina is a member of two Royal Dynasties. She is a member of The British Royal Family and The Serbian Royal Family.

HRH Princess Katarina is The President of The Guild of Travel and Tourism and is actively involved in supporting many charitable causes. Her Royal Highness is the patron of The Royal School of Etiquette and Butlers, where she teaches as a senior lecturer alongside Grant Harrold, Former Butler to HRH The Prince of Wales.

Adam Keisner - Close-up sleight of hand magician

Adam Keisner is a London based, award winning Close-Up Magician and Sleight of Hand Artist specialising in Close-Up Magic - Adam will be entertaining our guests with close-up table magic!

As a full time pro with over sixteen years experience as an entertainer, performing magic is Adam's full time job. Adam has won awards for performing magic from The Magic Circle and the annual International Magic Convention. Adam is always on the hunt for new magic effects to advance his repertoire and he will fool you but be nice about it at the same time, that’s guaranteed! ;)

The Gershwin Gang

The Gershwing Gang is a experienced vintage feel jazz band (swing jazz, 1920s’ Gatsby) which will perform during the evening as well as provide a disco to end off the evening with some dancing!

Matt Ryan

Matt Ryan is an English singer-songwriter from Kilburn, London.

The charismatic, cheeky charmer is quickly rising as one of London's strong talents. His music reflects a stadium feel - sing along anthems.

Listen to his latest release 'Golden'.

The evening will be supported by some very special guests!

Tristen Gemmill -Tristen is a familiar face on British television, staring in many household favourites like, Where the heart is, EastEnders, Coronation Street, The Bill, Strictly Confidential and many more.

Richard Arnold - Household favourite, Richard has been presenting on our screens since 1997 and is well known for his appearances on The Paul O'Grady Show, Stars in Their Eyes, Celebrity MasterChef and GMTV

Debbie McGee - Debbie is a tv, radio, stage performer and accomplished ballet dancer who is best known as the assistant of magician Paul Daniels and appearances on Strictly Come Dancing and Loose Women.

Showtime Photo Booth will be joining this special evening with their Retro Photo Booth and unlimited prints for all attendees to document the evening.