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Grant to Royal British Legion Camelford 07 May 2014

Camelford and Advent during the First World War

Commemorative Events 26 Jan 2005

A project to commemorate the end of WW2 with the provision of a series of events veterans and youth organisations based in Salisbury, Wiltshire.

Amount: £7,850
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion - Wiltshire County
Region: South West
District: Wiltshire

commemorative events 24 Mar 2005

The purchase of a silenced mobile generator plus accessories will enable the group to hold outdoor commemorative events and services.

Amount: £2,372
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion Portishead
Region: South West
District: North Somerset

Presenting the Legion in the Community 21 Apr 2005

The group will be able to improve the quality of presentations to existing and potential members with enhanced digital equipment.

Amount: £2,283
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion - Wiltshire County
Region: South West
District: Wiltshire

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

Celebration 27 Apr 2005

The Hindon branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to hold a range of activities to commemorate the 60th anniversary of WW2. This will include a dig for victory venture, a wartime tea party, historical talks, and an exhibition. The week of events will conclude with a celebration day, which will include a parade, re-enactments, a flying display and a Concert._x000B_

Amount: £4,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion Hindon Branch
Region: South West
District: Wiltshire

Day Outing 09 May 2005

A project to commemorate the events leading to the end of WW2 with the provision of an outing for members of this group based in Bratton, West Wiltshire and pupils of a local primary school to the Army Air Corps Museum in Wessex.

Amount: £945
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion - Bratton Branch
Region: South West
District: Wiltshire

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.

Party and Parade 25 May 2005

The Christchurch Branch of the Royal British Legion has been awarded a grant to carry out a parade followed by a VJ day party in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2.

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

WW2 Artefact Exhibition 24 Jun 2005

The Mid Torridge Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold an exhibit of World War Two memorabilia and artefacts.

Street Party 24 Jun 2005

The Newton Abbot Branch of the Royal British Legion will hold a street party, memorial parade and concert in commemoration of the end of World War Two.

Day of Remembrance 01 Jul 2005

The Wellington branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to hold a day of remembrance for the 60th anniversary of V.J. Day.

holiday to Ireland 09 Jan 2006

This branch of the British Legion will take local older community members on an eight day holiday.

75th Anniversary 01 Mar 2006

The group will make their 75th anniversary with a re-dedication service and a programme of celebratory events.

childrens' rememberance tide wreath 21 Jul 2005

Children from schools and playgroups in the Calne area will make a Remembrance Tide poppy wreath.

Amount: £500
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion (Calne Branch)
Region: South West
District: Wiltshire

Disabled Toilets 21 Jul 2005

The club will install a new disabled toilet to improve access and comfort for their many disabled members.

Celebration Of the End WW2 Party 05 Aug 2005

Martock Royal British Legion Branch have been awarded a grant to help commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2. They will have a day of events aimed at remembering the war with entertainment from the era and refreshments.