Telling Our Story

Telling Our Story Intro

Telling our story Telling Our Story Help us celebrate our centenary year and our people who have made such a difference. From its very beginnings, in 1921, our members, volunteers and staff of the organisation have been at the heart of the Royal British Legion. We’re turning to you to kick start the centenary commemorations by Telling Our Story. Telling … Read More

Calling Notice

Calling Notice for Y Services Branch AGM 2020 The Y Services Branch Annual General Meeting will commence at 1100 on Saturday 14th November 2020. Due to the current situation it will be held online via Zoom. The draft Agenda for the AGM will be posted here on the Branch website by Monday 9th November 2020. Any current Branch Members who … Read More

Remembrance 2020

Remembrance 2020 The Branch Remembrance service at St Mary in the Elms church Old Woodhouse will this year be a very small affair with limited attendance. The service will be conducted outside the church on the small grassed areas opposite the war memorial. There will be representatives from the village and from the Loughborough Branch of the Royal Signals Association. … Read More

Poppy Appeal Field Pack

Poppy Appeal Field Pack 2019 The Poppy Appeal and Remembrance period in 2019 follows five years of focussing on the First World War centenary and the large-scale culmination of those activities in our ‘Thank You’ movement last year. In 2019 we have commemorated many unseen contributions and untold stories as we marked the anniversaries of Monte Cassino, the D-Day Landings, … Read More

Annual General Meeting 2019 Agenda

Annual General Meeting 2019 Agenda The 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held at the Greenfields Sports & Social Club, Holt Drive, Loughborough LE11 3HZ Saturday 9 November 2019, commencing at 1400. The agenda for the meeting will be as follows: The Exhortation To close the Agenda Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks Apologies for Absence Minutes of the 2018 Branch … Read More

2019 Y Services Branch Committee Elections

2019 Y Services Branch Committee Elections The 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held at the Greenfields Sports & Social Club, Holt Drive, Loughborough LE11 3HZ Saturday 9 November 2019, commencing at 1400. Branch Committee elections are due to take place for the following positions: Chairman Vice Chairman Committee Member (2 positions) All are for a three year term. If … Read More

JSSU (FALKLAND ISLANDS) INAUGURAL REUNION AT RAF DIGBY – FRIDAY 26 JULY 2019

By kind Permission of the Commanding Officer, RAF Digby Special Guests:  Colin and Eileen DAVIES Venue                 WOs’ & Sgts’ Mess Lounge, RAF Digby, LN4 3LH Times: 1200 Invited guests (+1s)  arrive at the Mess Lounge (numbers to be confirmed)Mess Bar open 1300-1345 Hot Buffet to be served in the Lounge (including vegetarian option) 1500-1600 Museum Open 1700 Bar Closes … Read More

Legion Royal Charter for Review

The RBL is in the process of asking members to look at and comment on the Legion’s Royal Charter. Take a look at the document by clicking the button below and give the Committee your feedback in the comments! Royal Charter

Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College contribute to GP90

Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College contribute to the Great Pilgrimage 90  The Y Services Branch as a National Branch has no close affiliations to local communities because its membership is spread throughout the UK and in many countries overseas.  In order though to involve more than just the Branch in Great Pilgrimage 90 (GP90) preparations the Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College was approached … Read More

REMEMBRANCE SPECIAL CIRCULAR 2018

REMEMBRANCE SPECIAL CIRCULAR 2018 1. FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE Membership Ticketing The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance will be held in the Royal Albert Hall, London on Saturday 10 November 2018 with performances at 2.00pm and 7.00pm. Recent changes in Data Protection laws and increased security measures have meant a review of the process for obtaining tickets to attend the … Read More