Branch information

Welcome to the Whitley Bay, North Shields & District Branch of The Royal British Legion

Our Branch Officers are:

Branch Officers
President Mr D Clive McKeag
Chairman Mr Michael Dale MBE
Vice Chairman  Mr Les Gilchrist
Secretary  Mr Gordon Neale OBE
Treasurer Mr James Davey
Welfare Representative Vacant
Membership Secretary Mrs Nicola Dale
Standard Bearer  Mr Bill Hannant
Poppy Appeal Coordinator  Mr Les Gilchrist

We no longer have our own building however we are still active, particularly with the annual Remembrance Parades and Poppy Appeal.

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At the present time, due to us not having our own building, we do not hold regular Branch meetings. Please email our Branch Secretary at to enquire when our next meeting or event is.

If you are interested in membership of our Branch and The Royal British Legion, please see the following links:

Online Membership Renewals: Please use

For joining, please use

Youth membership is NOT available online as a parent/guardian has to sign the form.

Membership applications can also be processed by phoning 0800 802 8080.

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