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The Royal British Legion

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Grant to Royal British Legion, Greenhithe & Swanscombe 23 May 2014

The impact of WW1 on Dartford and its residents

Grant to Royal British Legion, Downs Branch 15 Jul 2014

First Day Commemoration of World War I

Parade and church service to commemorate 60 years of D-Day. 29 Jul 2004

This branch of the registered charity would use an award to organise a reunion consisting of a parade and a church service to commemorate the 60th anniversary of D-Day landings. Many of their members in Kent will not be able to attend National events either abroad or in this country because of their age and state of heath. Ashford is easily reached by road or rail. Organisations and youth groups like St Johns Ambulance, Army cadets, Navy cadets and scout groups would also attend.

Ballynahinch Royal British Legion Festival 24 Mar 2005

As part of the 60th Anniversary festival being held in Ballynahinch the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a parade. Up to 200 veterans as well as Brownies, Guides, Beavers, Scouts and Cadets will take part. This will provide a valuable link between the youth of today and those who served their county in the Second World War.

High Ongar Section 60th Anniversary Parade 14 Apr 2005

The High Ongar Branch of the RBL have received an award to carry out a parade in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of VE and VJ Days.

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.

Events to commemorate WW2 25 May 2005

A project to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 with the provision of exhibitions, displays, celebratory evenings and a remembrance service for the benefit of members of this group based in Lampeter, Ceredigion.

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

Evening of Song & Dance 11 May 2005

The Middleton Branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to hold a 60th anniversary commemoration parade followed by an outdoor service. In the evening there will be entertainment and a hotpot supper.

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

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.

60th Anniversary Commemoration 28 Apr 2005

The Mordens Branch of the Royal British Legion will use a grant to hold a joint event with the 335th Fighter Group Association to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of VE Day. The programme of events will include a Service of Thanksgiving and wreath-laying ceremony to be concluded with a 'Hog Roast' and fireworks in the evening. This will be attended by a broad array of people- including veterans from Britain and the United States, alongside the other members of the local community.

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.

VE Day Service 26 May 2005

The South West County branch of the Royal British Legion will use a grant to fund a VE Day parade to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of WW2. This will involve a large number of veterans who served in various capacities during the War.

Anniversary Celebrations 06 Jul 2006

This organisation support ex-servicemen and women of the Armed Forces, including their families. The project is to hold an informal community gathering to allow people to share their experiences.

80th Anniversary of the Formation of Alphington Branch 18 Feb 2008

This Royal British Legion branch in Devon will host a celebratory event open to the local community commemorating the 80th anniversary of its formation.

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.

Diamond Jubilee Air Show 01 Jul 2005

The North Antrim and North Derry Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to attend the Diamond Jubilee Air show, which is commemorating the 60th anniversary of the end of World War Two. The group will participate in a parade, there will be an act of remembrance and a flypast of old military aircraft.

VE Day Celebrations with Food and Drink for Veterans 01 Jul 2005

A project to commemorate the events leading to the end of WW2 with the provision of a VE day celebration for the benefit of members of this group based in Honor Oak and Brockley, Lewisham and the wider community.