Branch information

Welcome to the Burnley & Padiham Branch of The Royal British Legion


Branch Officers                                    

President Vacant
Vice President Mr. Ted. Davidson
Vice President (Hon). Mr. Mike Elliott
Chairman Mr. Billy Allott
Vice Chairman Vacant
Secretary Mr Frank Gallagher
Treasurer Mr Walter Brown



Poppy Appeal Organiser (Burnley) Mr Frank Gallagher 
 Poppy Appeal Organiser (Padiham). Mr Vincent Pridden
Parade Marshal ( Peace Garden) Sgt Lee Hargreaves. (RAF)
Parade Marshal (Towneley Park)

Mr. Ken  Neild

Poppy Shop Manager Mrs. Barbara Neild
Standard Bearer Mr. V.Pridden
Deputy Standard Bearer Mr. Richard Fletcher.




 Mr. Dave Elliott

 Com/Member  Mr. Walter Brown.
 Com / Member  Mr. V. Pridden .
 Com / Member  Mrs. G. Pridden

 Com / Member/County Rep.                 



Bill Allott.

Co-opted Members. Peace Garden & Event helpers

Mr Lee Hargreaves

Mr Nathan Duffy.


   The Royal British Legion Burnley & Padiham Branch

         Branch Office. The Market Hall, Units 34/35. Charter Walk,


          Telephone:  07592739762. 11 am to  1300 hrs.(During Pandemic only)


           Website -

To join this Branch use this link. Branch number BR1500.


Remember to put the Branch number 1500 in the box beginning BR when joining on-line.



           Public Office hours: 1000 to 1300. Monday to Friday. Saturday dependant on Volunteers available



Webmaster: Bill Allott. Updated.  10th October  2021

The Office phone is unavailable. You can contact the Branch either at Burnley Market Hall. (Across from Haffner's Butchers).

or by email at


Search our Knowledge base

for answers

Get in touch Launch live chat

8am to 8pm, all week

Call our helpline 0808 802 8080

8am to 8pm, all week

Find us locally Pop in for a chat

10am to 4pm, weekdays