Annual General Meeting 2019 Agenda

Annual General Meeting 2019 AgendaThe 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 AGM … Read More

2019 Y Services Branch Committee Elections

2019 Y Services Branch Committee ElectionsThe 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 any … Read More


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 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

Branch Bye-Laws – Record of Approval

NATIONAL BRANCHES DISTRICT (NBD) – Y SERVICES (GARATS HAY) BRANCH BYE-LAWS – RECORD OF APPROVAL The Royal British Legion Y Services (Garats Hay) Branch: BR3502 BRANCH BYE-LAWS As authorised by the Membership Council APPROVED National Branches District Chairman ………………………………………… (Signature) Date: ……………………………………   The following Branch Bye-Laws are supplementary to the 2003 Royal Charter of Incorporation and Schedules of the Royal … Read More

New Website

Garats HaY Branch New WebsiteAfter many hours of hard graft, sweat and tears, the ‘Y’ Services (Garats HaY) Branch of the Royal British Legion has a brand new website!6 months ago, the committee decided that the Branch website could be used to better effect. Modern web technologies allow for faster communication and are able to let people keep in touch … Read More

Mrs Joan Nicholls ATS

OBITUARY Mrs Joan Nicholls ATS 1926 – 2017 The ‘Listeners’ – Ladies Beaumanor Watches: Joan Nicholls 2nd from the left. It is with a great deal of sadness that I have to convey the news that Mrs Joan Nicholls passed away peacefully in the early hours of Friday, the 19th of May. For those who didn’t know Joan, she was … 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