Category: RNA Events

Nov 23

Peterborough RNA – Newsletter, 23 November 2017

The latest publication of Peterborough RNA’s Newsletter is now available by clicking on the link below. This issue (as always) is full of useful RNA information, Branch news and RN dits in general. Newsletter No 16, November 2017 Thank you Dave Clemets for sharing this with the RNA Community.

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Oct 21

Huntingdon & District Branch: Trafalgar Night Dinner, 2017

On Saturday 21st October 2017, the 212th anniversary of the Royal Navy’s greatest battles in history, Huntingdon & District Branch celebrated their annual Trafalgar Night Dinner at the Black Bull in Godmanchester. Guests of honour were the Mayor and Mayoress of Huntingdon, Councillor Jay Dyne and Councillor Sonia Dyne, and two Founder members of the …

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Oct 09

Huntingdon RNA present a memorial figurine to Godmanchester Church

On Monday 9th October 2017, members of Huntingdon & District Branch, Royal Naval Association (RNA), presented a naval figurine to Reverend David Busk at the Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin in Godmanchester. The figurine, a replica of a sculpture of a Royal Naval sailor standing in front of the Naval Services Memorial at …

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Aug 13

St Neots Charity Stall, August 2017

On Friday 11th and Saturday 12th August 2017, shipmates from St Neots Branch manned a charity stall at Morrison’s superstore at Cambourne. The First and Second Port watches were carried out by shipmates Mike Noble, Jim Lawson, Geoff Patterson and the Branch President, John Gibbs. Comments received were that seeing the gents ‘closed up for …

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Jul 31

Huntingdon RNA: Passchendaele Centenary, 31 July 2017

On Monday 31st July 2017, members of Huntingdon & District RNA, and St Neots RNA attended a flag-raising ceremony and wreath laying service to commemorate the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele. The day began with Standard Bearers from the Royal British Legion mustering outside of the Town Hall. Shipmates Karl Webb, President of Huntingdon …

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Jul 10

Huntingdon & District RNA attend a Battle of Britain Service, 10 July 2017

On Monday 10th July 2017, shipmates from Huntingdon & District Branch attended a flag raising ceremony to commemorate the Battle of Britain. Shipmates Karl Webb, Bill Small, Derrick Morgan and Mark Fearon attended the service, with Bill parading the Branch Standard. The welcome was given by the Chairman of Huntingon District Council (HDC), Cllr Richard …

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Jul 10

St Neots Branch Fundraising events, July 2017

St Neots and District Branch throughout the year go out fundraising whilst flying the flag and raising interest in the RNA.  Over many years St Neots and District Branch have picked up new members in this way whilst out at events with the gazebo and a tombola stall.  We have two tombolos, one for the …

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Jul 09

Huntingdon RNA and Merchant Navy Associations: Sea Sunday Service, 2017

On Sunday 9th July 2017, shipmates from Huntingdon & District RNA, and members of the Merchant Navy Association (MNA) joined with the congregation from St Mary’s and All Saints’ Churches for a combined Sea Sunday and St Benedict’s Day Service. As the date coincided with St Mary’s and All Saints’ St Benedict’s Day Service, the …

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Jul 01

Allied Memorial Remembrance Ride: 1 July 2017

Following an invitation by Sue Merry of the Royal British Legion Riders (RBLR), shipmates from Huntingdon & District Branch attended the annual Allied Memorial Remembrance Ride (AMRR) service at the American War Cemetery, Madingley, Cambs, on Sunday 1st July 2017. The Riders Branch of the RBL has carried out the annual AMRR to Madingley American …

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Jul 01

St Neots Armed Forces Day 2017

St Neots & District Branch hosted the local Armed Forces Day on the 1st July. Photos are of the RNA National Chairman, Keith Ridley with MP Jonathan Djanogly, and Aileen Guy, whose son Alex served in Afghanistan with the the Royal Anglian Regiment. Alex was tragically killed whilst on active Service in 2012. On the …

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