ST GEORGE - PATRON SAINT OF ENGLAND
ST GEORGES DAY - APRIL 23RD
Every nation has its own ‘Patron Saint’ who in times of great peril is called upon to help save the country from its enemies. St David is the patron saint of Wales, St Andrew of Scotland and St Patrick of Ireland - St George being the patron saint of England.
St. George's Day is a provincial government holiday in Newfoundland, Canada.