Below is a list of dates for your diary on what's happening in the Mansfield Branch of The Royal British Legion.
BRANCH MEETINGS ARE HELD AT THE GAS BOARD SOCIAL CLUB, RATCLIFFE GATE, MANSFIELD ON THE 1ST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH COMMENCING AT 7.30PM.
Next Meeting: Wednesday 6th September 2016.
New members are always welcome. You do not have to have served in the armed forces but simply support the aims of the Royal British Legion which are to support the serving and ex-service community wherever they can.
*** Our Facebook page is now active again and because it is easier to maintain than the website you may prefer to visit 'Royal British Legion Mansfield Branch'
Friday 28th October 2016: Poppy Appeal social evening, fund raiser and Clipstone & Forest Town branch launch. Same lines as last year’s great night. Female vocalist Emma James, disco and raffle. FREE admission.
Sunday 30th October 2016: Mansfield and Mansfield Bellamy Festival of Remembrance. Palace Theatre, Leeming Street. Featuring the Mansfield Male Voice Choir, Nottingham Ukulele Club, Blidworth Welfare Band and hopefully a cadet unit. Tickets will be available from the box office in September. I believe the price is being held at £5.50.
Friday 11th November 2016: 2 minutes silence ceremonies will be held in The Four Seasons Centre and also at Carr Bank Park.
Sunday 13th November 2016: Remembrance Sunday Parade. Starts with a wreath laying ceremony at the Civic Centre at 10am followed by a march through the town to St Peter's Church for a remembrance service.