Photo gallery

Welcome to the Shaftesbury and District Branch of The Royal British Legion

A selection of photos from events held by Shaftesbury and District Branch are available below. Updated 11 February 2019 

Hall Inauguration Ceremony 1 May 1994


Before refurbishment - the Hall in June 2014


After refurbishment - the Hall in September 2014. Within time schedule and within budget


Gold Hill Fair 2014


The late Wilf Readman receives his Gold Badge from the County (and Branch) President


The Annual Festival of Remembrance at the Albert Hall

Albert Hall

Hearty Eaters at the Poppy Collector Thank You Lunch in November 2013


Shaftesbury Ceremony of Remembrance 2012


ANZAC 100th Anniversary Ceremony 2015

Anzac Shaftesbury 2015 9

Geinor baked a cake for the VE Day Party in 2015

 Ve Day Shaftesbury Bl 111

The late Peter Brown reminisces at the unveiling of our new portrait of The Queen

 Ve Day Shaftesbury Bl 122

Four of our senior members unveil the new portrait of The Queen on VE Day 2015

 Ve Day Shaftesbury Bl 113

Hello Sailor!  Pam Curry dresses for the part at the VE Day Party in 2015

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 "Bring Your Own Food" they said!  VE Day Party 2015

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Company Sergeant Major Owen Wells, who commands Shaftesbury Detachment Army Cadet Force, displays the affiliation certificate with the Branch Chairman on 19 October 2015

 Sergeant Major Owen Wells

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