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The Royal British Legion
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Grant to The Royal British Legion - Billingham Branch 30 Jun 2016

100th Anniversary of 1st World War incorporating the Battle of the Somme (The Somme Project)

The 40's evening & Veteran's Lunch 02 Jul 2004

This registered charity would use an award to organise two complementary events. The first one is a 1940's night (in the Dymchurch RBL club) for all ages, including children, where the club will be decorated (& blacked out) in 1940's style. There will also be entertainment appropriate to the era. The other event is a formal lunch for WW2 veterans and their partners. This would be open to all veterans, whether or not RBL members.

VE Day Parade Celebration 14 Apr 2005

The Kings Lynn branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to hold a V.E. Day and V.J. Day commemoration event to mark the 60th anniversary of these significant events. This will include a Veterans parade, and Memorial service which will include Naval, Army and Air Cadets.

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.

Veterans Lunch 09 May 2005

The Craven Arms Branch of the Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant to have a luncheon to celebrate the end of the Second World War. The luncheon is open to all veterans who took part in the war and will be attended by local Army Cadets, Cubs and Scouts.

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.

Street Party Celebration 12 May 2005

The Leyton Club of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a reunion / street party to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. The event will involve wartime music and games with adults dressing in period costume._x000B_

WW2 Street Party 08 Jul 2005

The Pudsey and Farsley branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a street party to celebrate and commemorate the 60th anniversary of VE and VJ Days. Local air cadets and other uniformed organisations will be involved in the event. Food and entertainment themed along the lines of the 1940s will be included.

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.

Parade 08 Jul 2005

The Bramhope Branch of the Royal British Legion will be using their award to bring together veterans, service and youth organisations to participate in a parade and commemoration service to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of World War Two. Following the parade, a reception will be held with artefacts and memorabilia on display and stories to be told of the war years.

WW2 Dinner and Dance 01 Jul 2005

The Hirwaun branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War by holding a dinner for the members and partners.

WW2 Dinner Celebration 01 Jul 2005

The Forest Hall branch of the Royal British Legion will use their award to hold a commemorative dinner to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Other ex-servicemen's groups will be invited to attend the event which will involve a 1940s style concert party.

60th Anniversary Weekend Celebration and Concert 24 Jun 2005

The Royal British Legion (Irlam and Cadishead Branch) in Cheshire will use an award to fund a 60th Anniversray Party, Children's Party and Remembrance Service and 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.

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.

WW2 Memorial Service 24 Jun 2005

The County Durham Branch of the Royal British Legion have been awarded a grant to hold a parade and service to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.

Disabled toilet 16 Feb 2006

This is a project to improve the disabled toilet facilities at the local Royal British Legion in order to meet the regulated requirements for disabled persons and extend access and participation. The grant will pay for building, alterations, plumbing, and decorating for the disabled toilets.

Aquatint Rememberance 24 Jul 2007

This branch of the Royal British Legion will use an award to organise a visit to France to take part in a Remembrance Ceremony for the operations of British Commandos on the Normandy coast. The project will also give members a chance to visit the site of the Normandy landings and to be given a guided tour of the area by a former member of the French Resistance.

Disabled Toilets 21 Jul 2005

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

'Tribute to the Veterans' Concert 22 Jul 2005

A project to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of WW2 with the staging of a concert in tribute to local veterans for the benefit of all ages within this community based in Bury Port, Carmarthenshire.