Easy Fundraising

Here is a brand new way that members of the Y Services (Garats Hay) Branch of the Royal British Legion can raise funds for the Poppy Appeal without: Yomping across the Sahara Desert Cycling across Europe Swimming the Channel Pounding the streets of Lincoln All this fundraising scheme requires is a few extra keystrokes on your PC/Laptop/Tablet. You wont even … Read More

Chairman’s Handover 2016

A MESSAGE FROM THE OUT-GOING CHAIRMAN On the 12th of November at the Branch AGM in Loughborough, I stood down after four years as your Branch Chairman. I would just like to take this opportunity to thank our excellent committee and loyal membership for their support during my time in the chair. I believe we have moved the Branch forward … Read More

Mrs Ann Pope

OBITUARY Mrs Ann Pope It is with great regret that I have to inform our members of the recent death of ANN POPE of Stowmarket in Suffolk. Ann had been a member of the Branch since 2000. Unfortunately, not much more is known about Ann’s career in Y Services, but since she was born in 1918, it is safe to … Read More

Request for Historical Information

I recently received the following email from someone who had found our branch via our website. Can anyone help the sender, Paul Scott, with his request for information about a WW2 DF site in Essex ? If you have anything to pass on to Paul, please contact me at chairman@garatshay.org.uk and I will put you in touch with him. “Just found your … Read More

Mrs A S (Nancy) Pulley

OBITUARY MRS A S (NANCY) PULLEY It is with great regret that I have to inform our members of the recent death of NANCY PULLEY of Bakewell in Derbyshire. NANCY had been a member of the Branch since 1997. Unfortunately, not much more is known about NANCY’s career in Y Services, but since she was born in 1922, it is … Read More