Welcome to the Uckfield Branch of The Royal British Legion
All of our branch meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month in the Uckfield Club in Bell Lane, Uckfield at 19.00hrs. New or prospective members are always more than welcome to attend any of our meetings where they will receive a warm and friendly greeting. For any further information please contact the Branch Secretary Norman Mayers on 01825 765878.
The Remembrance Parade will be on Sunday 13th November starting from Luxford Car Park at 14.00hrs. The Mayor of Uckfield Councillor Louise Eastwood will again take the salute. The Uckfield Performance Ensemble will provide the marching band again this year and Mark Sherlock will play the Last Post and Reveille. We are grateful to the various youth organisations and students who will take part as well as all those who laid wreaths at the War Memorial.
The Armistice Service on Wednesday 11th November will again be highlighted by children from Holy Cross Church of England Primary School who will be laying poppies at the War Memorial. Maroons will be set off at 11.00hrs and 11.02hrs and the Last Post and Reveille will be played by Mark Sherlock.
We will be decorating a christmas tree at the Church of the Holy Cross Festival of Christmas Trees being held on Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th December 2016. Approximately 70 trees will be decorated by local organisations and schools at this annual event.
Our Branch Christmas Dinner will again be held in the Luxford Restaurant. The date is Tuesday 13th December 2016 and the time is 19.00hrs for 1930hrs