Regent Hall

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Coordinates: 51°30′53″N 0°8′35″W / 51.51472°N 0.14306°W / 51.51472; -0.14306

Regent Hall
Country United Kingdom
Denomination Salvation Army

The Regent Hall is a Salvation Army centre on London's Oxford Street. It is one of the oldest centres in London [1] having been founded by the founder of the army, William Booth in 1882.[2] The church is known across the world as the "Rink", because it was formerly a skating rink.[2]

The hall is known for its music, both for its own brass band which tours internationally,[3] and as a venue for visiting artists.[4]

The present officers are Majors Graham and Dawn Mizon, who succeeded Major Ray and Major Pat Brown.[5] in 2012.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "An Army To Be Saved". Time. 1971-01-04. Retrieved 2008-06-06. 
  2. ^ a b "Returning 'home'". BBC. Retrieved 2008-06-06. 
  3. ^ "KEEPING TIME WITH THE BAND". The Sacramento Bee. 1999-01-05. Retrieved 2008-06-06. 
  4. ^ "Kia ora from London town". The New Zealand Herald. 2007-12-06. Retrieved 2008-06-06. 
  5. ^ "Salvation Army U.K. National Congress Sees Revival of the Christ-Centred Body". Christian Today. 2005-12-03. Retrieved 2008-06-06. 

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