On Air Now
Moira Stuart's Hall of Fame Concert 4pm - 7pm
This image appears in the gallery:
The Story of St George's Day
George seems to have been recognised as a saint some time around 900 AD. The earliest know British reference to him dates back to an account made by St Adamnan, the 7th century Abbot of Iona, and St George is also mentioned in the writings of Bede.