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60th Anniversary Event 11 May 2005

The Ladybarn and district branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a celebration of the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. The celebration will involve entertainment from local group who will play music from the period.

Veterans Lunch to Commemorate the End of WW2 22 Jul 2005

The Royal British Legion Brewood and District Club Have been awarded a grant to enable them to carry a commemoration Lunch as part of their celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the end of the Second World War. The project will be a lunch for the local veterans to be able to come together for a set down meal and whilst at lunch they can reminisce about the war years and listen to music of the era.

Sound System 25 Jun 2007

The project is to improve the group's facilities so that people with hearing impairment can participate.The money is for the purchase of amplification equipment.

Amount: £750
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Royal British Legion Newtown Branch
Region: Wales
District: Powys - Powys

VE and VJ day commemoration event 24 Jun 2005

The Pulborough & District branch of the Royal British Legion will use a grant to organise a Remembrance Service 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. The Service will involve a broad cross-generational group and seeks to mark those who lost their lives during the War and will be followed by a lunch with period entertainment.

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.

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.

Party At the Emlyn Arms Function Room 15 Jul 2005

A project to benefit the members of the Newcastle Emlyn Royal British Legion branch through the provision of a party at the Emlyn arms for all generations._x000B_

Songs of Praise 08 Jul 2005

The Alsagar Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a 'songs of praise' event, marking the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.

60th Anniversary Royal British Legion Lunch 13 Apr 2005

The Royal British Legion Hackleton and District branch have received an award to hold a special meeting for their members to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 where a special lunch and refreshments will be provided.

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

Church service and Parade in llangollen 05 Aug 2005

Llangollen and District Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant to help commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2. They will have a Parade through the streets of Llangollen with a Church Service and buffet.

Parade, Service and Two Hour Concert 22 Jul 2005

A project to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 with the provision of a parade, open air service and concert for the benefit of members of this group and the wider community of Buckley, Flintshire.

Thanksgiving Service for WW2 60 Years On 08 Jul 2005

A project to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 with the provision of a thanksgiving service and refreshments for the benefit of members of this community based in Monmouth.

WW2 Street Party, Themed Dance and Exhibition 08 Jul 2005

The Overstrand and Sidestrand Womens Section of the Royal British Legion will use an award to host a WW2 themed children's street party. This will include an exhibition of wartime memorabilia and photographs and a memorial service at the local church.

Entertainment afternoon 24 Mar 2005

This branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a reunion to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of the Second World War.

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.

Visit to Buckingham Palace for WW2 Celebrations 24 Jun 2005

The South Manchester Branch of the Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant to enable two of their members to attend the 60th anniversary celebrations in London on 10 July. The veterans have been invited to Buckingham Palace for the VE Day Commemorative Lunch.

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.

Garden Party ' Victory' 17 Jun 2005

The Copythorne Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a victory party to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War Two. An exhibit of memorabilia and wartime army vehicles will be on display.

V.J. Day Celebration Event 17 Jun 2005

The Paddock Wood and District Branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a service to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. The day will begin with a parade of ex-service organisations with the day culminating in a reception for all those involved.