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RNA Annual Conference 2019

The RNA’s annual conference for 2019 will take place at Wyboston Lakes Resort (close to St Neots) over the weekend 7th – 9th June. A website has been setup to provide information on the conference agenda, evening entertainment (Friday night reception and the RNA Gala Dinner on the Saturday night), and the Sunday Parade; additionally, …

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Remembrance Day, 11 November 2018

On Sunday 11th November 2018, shipmates from Huntingdon & District Branch, Royal Naval Association, joined VIPs, Serving Personnel, Armed Forces Associations, Community Groups and residents of Huntingdon for the annual Remembrance Day Service, which this year was also the 100th anniversary of the cessation of hostilities in World War I. This year was a first …

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Huntingdon Branch: Trafalgar Night Dinner, 20 October 2018

On Saturday 20th October 2018, shipmates from Huntingdon & District Branch, Royal Naval Association, held their annual Trafalgar Night Dinner at the Black Bull in Godmanchester. Our guest of honour for the evening was the Mayor of Godmanchester, Councillor Sarah Conboy; we were also pleased to have the Reverend David Busk, St Mary’s Church, Godmanchester …

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RAF100 First Commission and Reaffirmation Parade

On Monday 3rd September 2018, a military contingent from RAF Wyton held a memorial service to commemorate the first operational sortie from RAF Wyton on the 3rd September 1939, and had a chance to reaffirm their Freedom of the Town as part of the RAF 100 celebrations being held throughout the country. Shipmates Karl Webb …

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Ramsey Freedom of the Town, Civic Service and Merchant Navy Day

On the 2nd September 2018, shipmates Karl Webb and Graham Murray attended three events in Ramsey. The first was the granting of the Freedom of the Town to Ramsey’s Army Cadets, a first for the town as no other organisation has been granted this honour in Ramsey. The second event was the annual Civic Service …

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St Neots Branch, Concert with the Band of HM Royal Marines, 29 September 2018

St Neots Branch, Royal Naval Association are proud to present the Band of HM Royal Marines, in concert at the Priory Centre, Priory Lane, St Neots on the 29th September 2018.   Tickets are selling fast, please contact shipmates Keith Ridley or Tom Mumford to purchase yours. Click on the poster for further details.

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Allied Memorial Remembrance Ride: 7 July 2018

Shipmates Bill Small and Graham Murray, from Huntingdon & District Branch, attended the annual Allied Memorial Remembrance Ride (AMRR) service at the American War Cemetery, Madingley, Cambs, on Sunday 7th July 2018. The Riders Branch of the RBL has carried out the annual AMRR to Madingley American Cemetery for the last 9 years and sees …

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Godmanchester Gala, 7 July 2018

On Sunday 7th July 2018, Huntingdon RNA shipmates held a joint stall with T.S. Cromwell SCC at the annual Godmanchester Gala. A quiet day due to World Cup football but still a time to meet many members of the public throughout the day. We even had a visit from the Mayor of Godmanchester, Cllr Sarah …

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Harry Eddy – Legion d’Honneur; Crossed the Bar, May 2018

It is with great regret that the St Neots branch have to report that S/M Harry Eddy, aged 95, crossed the bar during May this year. Harry was a D Day veteran acting as a Wireman in Mark 4 Tank Landing Craft, a very under reported arm of the R.N. One of his duties was …

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Royston RNA attend the Melbourn Fete, 23 June 2018

Melbourn fete was on Saturday 23rd June 2018 and we had a great day and the weather was glorious. We had a tombola stall and assisted by 10 shipmates. The prizes were all donated and we started at 1200 and by 1610 we had cleared our stall of all prizes and we raised £428.00 on …

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