Hardwicke & District Branch

Branch Information

Our branch officers are:

Branch Officers
President Mrs Carol Bratty
Chairman Mr David M Gargett
A/Vice Chairman Mr Allen Forrester
Secretary Mr Phil Headland
Treasurer Mrs Myrna Atkin
Membership Secretary Mrs Myrna Atkin
Welfare Mr Roger Rea
Poppy Appeal Organiser Mrs Carol Bratty
Standard Bearers Mr Allen Forrester, Mr Bob Wood 


Hardwicke and District Branch serves the Communities of Hardwicke, Quedgeley, Kingsway, Haresfield, Elemore & Longney, Gloucestershire

We are a vibrant and exciting Branch! We're  always up for a challenge or a good party in order to raise funds for The Poppy Appeal. We ensure we remember our fallen with respect and aim to look after and assist those ex forces personel who may need assistance or a helping hand.

If you feel you can help or if you feel you share our aims please join us! 

We meet at 7:30pm every second Wednesday of the month at:

The Royal British Legion, Green Lane, Hardwicke, Gloucestershire GL2 4QA

If you are interested in joining pop in during our Branch meeting or contact us at

The Branch Email Address 



Hardwicke and District Branch of The Royal British Legion is a thriving team made up of a diverse range of active people from ages 18 to 90. Our Branch members possess multitudes of talent and experience across a wide field of professional and life skills, which we use to support the aims and objectives of The Royal British Legion.

We organise and participate in many different activities open to all ages in order to raise funds for The Poppy Appeal, Promote the Act of Remembrance and encourage comradeship. Have a look through this website to see us in action.

You need not have served in the armed forces to join us and support The Royal British Legion or take part in our activities.

Please note that if you have an enquiry relating to the Social Club of the same name with regard to Beer, Invoices, Sales, Skittles or booking the function room then please contact directly on 01452 720587. Such enquiries to The Branch email address above cannot be answered unfortunately as we have no part in running or managing this excellent club. 


To raise £20,000 towards our 2015/16 Poppy Appeal. This will be achieved through traditional fund raising methods as well as imaginative and interesting initiatives that promote comradeship and attract membership.

To promote comradeship between all ages in order to develop a thriving active Branch membership. This will be achieved through the organisation of events and functions suitable for all ages with staged levels of participation to suit all tastes and abilities.

To promote positive exposure for Hardwicke and District Branch and the Royal British Legion through activities within our community suitable for all ages and abilities and in order to  attract a proactive membership. This will be achieved through regular press releases to local community magazines, local press and local radio.

Where appropriate offer facilities and assistance in facilitating events for the families of local service personel.

To ensure our activities promote the Royal British Legion Gloucestershire County Plan 2016 to the very best of our ability.

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