Welcome to the Torpoint & District Branch of The Royal British Legion
Below is a list of dates for your diary on what's happening in the Torpoint and District Branch of The Royal British Legion.
May 2014 Presentation Evening - United Services & Comrades Club 19:30 dtbc
This is a special evening to Thank local Groups, Schools, Businesses and Organisations for their hard work and support of The Royal British Legion over the previous year with regards to raising funds for the Poppy Appeal.
May 2014 - The National Conference - Wales
This will be attended by the nominated Branch Delegates as voted in at the 2012 AGM.
May 2014 - Veteran's Day - Carbeile School
This annual event has been running for several years now and supports the VE element of the Year 6 Curriculum. Veteran's on both WWII as well as more recent Conflicts are placed in Classrooms where they are quizzed by the Students. Memorabillia is set up in the School Hall with contributions from Joe Plant, Darren 'Fruity' Paskins as wel as Davistowe Historical Airfield. We are also lucky to have German re-enactors, The Military Vehicles Trust and 29 Commando ably supporting us. The day finishes with a 1940's Street Party, Fancy Dress Competition as well as a 1940's Dance Off.
5th July 2014 Torpoint Carnival
30th August Commemoration of the Centenary of WW1 at RAF St Mawgan
25th October - County Poppy Appeal Launch
2015 Armed Forces Day is set to be held in Torpoint
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