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Royal British Legion - Ballymoney Branch - refurbishment 21 May 2015

The organisation supports serving and ex service military personnel and their families. They are using the £10,000 to upgrade their facilities so they can be used for more community activities and events. ).

Kilkeel RBL - Saving Our Community Venue 22 Oct 2015

The group is a community and voluntary based organisation providing a range of services and activities to the local community. They received a grant of £10,000 to make improvements to their venue so that it can be used for more classes and activities.

Commemorative VE and VJ Day Celebration 15 Apr 2005

The Laceby and District Branch of the Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant to allow them to carry out a remembrance parade which will be followed by a buffet. They will also carry out a celebratory dance with music and entertainment of the era.

Celebration Parade, Dance and Party 25 Mar 2005

The Royal British Legion Davenham Branch will use their grant to host a number of commemoration events to celebrate the 60th anniversaries of VE and VJ Day.

40's Night Remembrance Concert 25 Jun 2004

The Standish branch of the Royal British Legion in Wigan, Lancashire have been awarded a grant to enable them to carry out a range of activities as part of their 40's Remembrance Concert. The Concert will have entertainment, refreshments, and the participants will be wearing fancy dress. The Concert will be for a wide range of veterans from around the local region.

Amount: £1,850
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Standish Royal British Legion
Region: North West
District: Wigan District (B)

Parade and Concert 25 May 2005

The Royal British Legion Mansfield Branch have been awarded a grant for transport costs that will allow them to attend two parades. In addition they will also attend a concert at the Theatre Royal for a Wartime concert.

Parade and Concert 25 May 2005

The Royal British Legion Tisbury Branch have been awarded a grant that will allow them to host a commemorative concert and put on a parade in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of WW2.

Family Day, Parade and Dance 26 May 2005

Royal British Legion Broomfield Branch have been awarded a grant that will allow them to carry out a 1940's style street party in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of WW2.

Visit to the Memorial Arboretum and VE/VJ Party 27 May 2005

This branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a VE/VJ party and to visit the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire.

Church Service and Celebration 27 May 2005

The Handforth Branch of the Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant to hold a commemorate event to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War Two. A reception will be held afterwards with local cadet forces, girl guides, scouts and other community groups expected to come together to celebrate.

Reunion Party 27 May 2005

The Poynton Branch of the Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant to hold a reunion and street party to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Local veteran groups, schools and community groups will come together for a weekend of celebration and an exhibition will detail life during the war.

60th Anniversary Celebrations 27 May 2005

The Sussex County Branch of The Royal British Legion will use a grant to organise a day of events designed to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of WW2. This will include a parade, remembrance/thanksgiving service and a series of displays by various organisations and youth groups. This will be alongside a display of WW2 military vehicles and the sunset ceremony of the Last Post with a massed band.

Church and Memorial Services 27 Apr 2005

A project to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 with the provision of a series of remembrance events for the benefit of members of this group and the wider community of Portishead, North Somerset.

Amount: £1,620
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion Portishead
Region: South West
District: North Somerset

Parade Celebration 28 Apr 2005

The Royal British Legion Margate Branch have been awarded a grant that will allow them to carry out a parade in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of WW2. The event will be followed with a reception.

VE Day Hog Roast 28 Apr 2005

The Mundham & District Branch of The Royal British Legion will use a grant to fund a 'Hog Roast' evening to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of VE Day. This will follow on from a Service of Thanksgiving in the local church and will bring together a broad cross-section of the community together, including a number of veterans, to mark this important Anniversary.

Children's Party and Parade 28 Apr 2005

The Edmonton branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to commemorate the 60th anniversary by holding a children's party and an adult's evening event, followed by a parade and service of remembrance.

Recording of Experiences and Memories 28 Apr 2005

The Southminster branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to record the wartime memories of veterans and local residents. A parade through the village involving veterans and historical vehicles will visit local schools enabling the children to see and talk with the members and the owners of the vehicles.

Stowmarket VE/VJ Day Celebrations 28 Apr 2005

The group will use a grant to organise a day of events to both celebrate and commemorate the 60th Anniversary of VE/VJ Day. This will include a parade and Church service featuring a number of local organisations. This will all be concluded with a large-scale curry lunch for veterans and other attendees.

Celebratory Evening and Dance 28 Apr 2005

The Royal British Legion, Welwyn Garden City Branch have been awarded a grant that will allow them to hold two celebratory events for VE and VJ Day. The events will be attended by members and their families.

Parade and Concert 24 Jun 2005

The Royal British Legion on Whitwick in Leicestershire will use an award to fund a weekend of 60th anniversary celebrations. Events will include a veterans night of entertainment, a family fun day, a 1940's night, a church service with a parade. a contribuion towards food and entertainment for the event on 1st July.