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 Barnoldswick and District Royal British Legion Branch

History Time Line

(Update in progress) 


The National Royal British Legion was founded in June 1921


Barnoldswick Branch was formed on 17th December 1921


Barnoldswick and Earby Times 24th May 1924 – Announcement of Intent to form the Earby Branch of the Royal British Legion, Tuesday 20th May 1924


Barnoldswick and Earby Times 7th June 1924 -



Barnoldswick and Earby Times, 28th June1924 – Branch Meeting on 26th June 1924, requesting to amalgamate with Lancashire Area



2nd February 1940 - Barnoldswick and Earby Times



5th March 1941   - AGM



Barnoldswick & Earby Times 3rd November 1944

Earby, Kelbrook and Thornton Branch AGM Mon 30th October





18th Oct 1946  - AGM


Barnoldswick and Earby Times 18th Oct 1946


Friday 18th Oct 1946 – The Times (Earby) – Good Work During the Year




The Times, 19th March 1948 – Concert