Cookies disclaimer

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

Current Filters

Recipients:
The Royal British Legion

Results

Kirkby Carnival Day 17 May 2018

The project will run a carnival event to celebrate 100 years since the end of World War 1. This will bring the community together.

Visit to Eden Camp 01 Jul 2005

The Cowgate and Blakelaw branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a Second World War themed night. The group will also take an educational trip for veterans, senior citizens and army cadets to Eden Camp Second World War museum.

Parade, Party and Recollection Project 01 Jul 2005

An award has been made to the Royal British Legion Newbridge Branch to allow them to host a number of activities in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of WW2. Activities will include a 1940's dance, a victory parade followed by a party and a torchlight procession.

Thanks for our future 01 Jul 2005

The Suffolk County of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a large event commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Second World War entitled "Thanks for our future". This event will include displays of schoolwork, museum exhibitions, flypasts and a commemorative service.

Church Service and Parade 08 Jul 2005

The Bishop Auckland Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a parade and service commemorating the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.

WW2 Commemoration Parade 08 Jul 2005

The Wallasey branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a Commemoration parade to mark the 60th anniversary of VE and VJ Day.

Remembrance Tour of War Graves - Holland 24 Nov 2006

Ackworth and Pontefract Branch of the Royal British Legion would use the award to take a group of people on a remembrance trip to war graves and sites in Holland.

Concert Evening 17 Jun 2005

The Church and Oswaldtwistle branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to host 2 concert nights to commemorate the 60th anniversary and will visit local schools to give talks on WW2.

Parade and Service to mark 60th Anniversary of the End of World War 17 Jun 2005

The Norfolk County Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a service to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War Two. A military parade will include members of the Armed Forces, ex-Service organisations with their standards as well as youth organisations. A reception will be held after the parade for all involved.

Commemoration of The 60th Anniversary of VE And VJ Day 17 Jun 2005

The Bedfordshire County Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a celebration to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. A church service and parade will involve veteran and ex-service groups as well as cadet organisations. An exhibition of wartime life, educational material, and museum artefacts will also be on display.

Cullybackey Memorial Exhibition 22 Jul 2005

An award has been made to the British Legion Culleybackey Branch to allow them to put on a display of personal memorabilia for the village. They will also have a military vehicle display at the event and food will be provided.

Royal British Legion Rally 24 Jun 2005

The Sporle & District branch of the Royal British Legion will use a grant to organise a rally aimed at commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the end of WW2. There will be numerous veterans involved from other local branches so that the event is also partially a reunion of former comrades. Refreshments will be available, with music from a military band and a number of military vehicles being involved in the parade.

VE/VJ Day Celebration 24 Jun 2005

The Chingford Branch of The Royal British Legion will use a grant to organise a social evening for its members to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of VE/VJ Day. This will involve branch members, a large number of veterans and various other members of the local community. The evening will consist of an evening meal with period music. This is to be complemented by a large-scale service of remembrance to be carried out in conjunction with other local groups and youth organisations.

Band Performance 25 May 2005

This branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to transport the National Youth band of the Royal British Legion to Devon so that they can participate in the 60th anniversary celebrations.

Fete and Entertainment 25 May 2005

The Royal British Legion Minchinhampton Branch have been awarded a grant that will allow them to carry out a 60th anniversary community event, where veterans will be present to talk to children and a display of wartime memorabilia will be present. The group will also host a 1940's style event for the veterans with entertainment from the era. A booklet will also be produced about the local community during the war and the impact of rationing, etc.

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.

Service 25 May 2005

The Royal British Legion Gwent County Committee have been awarded a grant to hold a Drumhead Service of Thanksgiving to mark the 60th anniversary of the cessation of hostilities of World War Two. The event will be attended by many ex-services and veterans groups and will cover five county authorities in Wales.

Celebrating and Remembering the 2WW 25 May 2005

The Royal British Legion Tisbury Branch have been award a grant that will allow them to carry out a number of events in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2. The group will host a war time concert, a 1940's style street party, a WW2 exhibition and the veterans will also undertake a trip to the National memorial Arboretum. Finally the group the will produce a book of memories obtained by those who lived through the war.

Amount: £8,150
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion Tisbury Branch
Region: South West
District: Wiltshire

Mildenhall VE Day Carnival 26 May 2005

The Mildenhall Branch of the Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant that will allow them to hold a 1940's style party in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2.

Weekend Celebration 26 May 2005

The Great Bentley and Thorrington Branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to host a 2 Day Commemoration event for Ex-Servicemen and family and friends.