Christ’s Hospital Students In England Wear The Same Uniform Since 1556

Christ’s Hospital prides itself on maintaining traditions and the uniform, is of course, just one of the many fascinating aspects of Christ’s Hospital, with which it has been associated from its earliest days. The instantly recognisable uniform is possibly the oldest in existence and has hardly altered since Tudor times. It consists of a long blue coat, belted at the waist, worn with matching knee breaches, yellow socks and white neck bands. The girls wear the same uniform but with matching ...  View More
October 14, 2016 Michael