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An update for all members:

Sudbury Armed Forces & Veterans Club

Welcome to the Sudbury Armed Forces & Veterans Breakfast Club. We are a group of veterans & serving members of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces, & like other Veteran’s Breakfast Clubs around the country, & overseas, our ethos is mutual support; it works because we all have a similar humour & outlook, & the social life we now enjoy is like our service days.


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1996479150366172

Meeting Details: We meet up every 1st Saturday of the month at 1200hrs at the North Street tavern.


Rod Kilby

It was with great sadness that members heard on Monday 9th May of the sad passing of Branch member and friend Rod Kilby. Condolences are expressed to Sandi and family by all members. Chairman will advise members when funeral arrangements are known.

Message from Chairman 14.02.22

Dear branch member.
Resumption of meetings- Following discussion with Vice Chairman Dean Scott in his professional capacity as H&S Officer it has been decided to resume meetings with the March 14th branch meeting. The Chairman will inform the Snooker Club. Following the March meeting there will be a meeting to review Poppy Appeal 2021 for interested parties. The branch meeting will be kept to a tight schedule to allow for this.
Any questions please contact me, take care, stay safe and I will see you all soon.
Kind regards


Bio of our new Branch President


Stuart Hume

It was with much sadness that members heard on Saturday 31st July of the sad passing of branch member and friend Stuart Hume. Condolences were expressed to his family by all members. Chairman will advise members when arrangements are known.

 Tom Welsh

At his funeral donations were made in Tom’s name to Poppy Appeal and his family requested his name be entered into the Book of Remembrance at HH.

Veterans UK


Poppy Factory

Veteran Rail cards are now available and offer a 3rd off most train routes - Details below:

Link to site:



 Health Advice


Car Park Dance Poppy Appeal Donation 18 Jan 19

A fantastic £1500 was raised by the Car Park Dancers this year, with the presentation taking place at the Gainsborough Pub. 





Letters & Newsletters

Date and Type
*July 20 - Branch COVID 19 Advice*
*June 20 - Membership Newsletter*
*April 20 - Membership Newsletter*
*Mar 20 - RBL Strategy Update*
*Feb 20 - County Newsletter*
*RBL IT Security Guide*
*Feb 20 - Membership Newsletter*
*Feb 20 - Beccles Shop Flyer*
*Branch Newsletter 2020*
*The Suffolk Armed Forces Annual Report 2018-2019*
*Jan 20 - Membership Newsletter*
*Nov 19 - Newsletter*
*July 19 - County Newsletter*
*May 19 - County Newsletter*
*Feb 19 - County Newsletter*
*Jan 19 - Branch Newsletter*
*Nov 18 - County Chairman Message* 
*Oct 18 - Members Newsletter*
*Jun 18 - County Newsletter*
*Mar 18 - County Newsletter*
* Dec 17 - County Newsletter*
* Sep 17 - County Calendar*
*Sep 17 - County Newsletter*
* Jul 17 - County NewsLetter*
*Jul 17 - Free Will Writing Service*
* Mar 17 - Parliamentary Round Up*
* Feb 17 - Veterans Gateway News Letter*