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     BRANCH   MEETINGS.

Meetings held on the last Tuesday night, of every other Month at,   Barbourne Ex-Services Club
The Moors
WORCESTER
WR1 3ED

If you served In the Worcestershire,  Sherwood Foresters,  Worcestershire & Sherwood Foresters .

T.A etc , or attached to one of these , (Even a different regiment or unit and you have no branches in this area) why not come along ?  Please contact with your details through 'FEEDBACK' PAGE, or the 'GUESTBOOK' PAGE` & we  WILL  get back to you.

 

         W.F.R.A........A.G.M`s.

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 SATURDAY  14 th  OCTOBER 2017

LICHFIELD SOCIAL CLUB, PURCELL AVENUE, LICHFIELD WS13 6TS 

WFRA AGM Lichfield :- will be held on Saturday  14 th October at Lichfield Social Club, Purcell Avenue, Lichfield. WS13 6TS commence 11.30 hrs.

 

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Dates of next Branch Meetings  and A.G.M.:- 

30TH MAY 2017  20:00 HRS

25THJULY 2017  20:00 HRS

26TH SEPTEMBER 2017  20:00HRS

28TH NOVEMBER 2017  20:00 HRS

ALL AT :-

Barbourne Ex Services Club

The Moors

Worcester

WR1 3ED

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              EVENTS AND PARADES.

ADDRESS FOR   Gheluvelt Park, BARBOURNE ROAD,  Worcester.  WR3 7AA

 

EVENTS  AND CEREMONIES AT REGIMENTAL STONE AND INTERPRETATIVE FEATURE 2017

Saturday 13th May 2017

Area Meeting Claines RBL 10:45 for 11:00hrs start tea coffe and biscuits supplied

 

Thursday 1st June  Wreath laying ceremony 'The Glorious First' - 29th Regiment of Foot 1794 11:00hrs

Saturday 3rd June. Regimental Reunion Sixways WFRC

WFR REGIMENTAL REUNION

This year’s WFR Regimental Reunion will be held on Saturday 3 June at Sixways Stadium, Worcester. Entrance cost is £2 per adult

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

1200 hours   Reunion opens along with the bar, food points, and display stands
1200/1245/1315 hours     Coach from Silver Street to Reunion (1st come, 1st served basis)
1330 hours    Tenbury Town Band plays
1440 hours    Parade Officer and Standard Bearers briefing with Parade CSM
1445 hours    Bar closes until after the parade
1450 hours    Parade forms up
1500 hours    Drumhead Service, Address and March Past
1530 hours    Bar re-opens (bar will open after the March Past)
1600 hours    Raffle Draw
1700 hours    Coach to City
1730 hours    Reunion Ends
1800 hours    Coach to City

DISPLAY STANDS

If anyone wishes to display anything at the reunion they are asked to contact the Asst Regimental Secretary on INFHQ-KINGS-MERC-Notts-ASec@mod.uk or call 0115 9465415 ext 5215

RAFFLE PRIZES

If a branch or individual wishes to donate a raffle prize (a bottle of alcohol is always appreciated) for the reunion they are asked to either take it to the Reunion or to RHQ Nottingham beforehand.  All monies raised from the raffle go directly to the cost of funding the reunion.

Saturday 98th ANNUAL REGIMENTAL ASSOCIATION DINNER - SATURDAY 1 JULY 2017

The 98th Annual Regimental Association Dinner (The Crich Supper) is to be held at Welbeck Hall, Welbeck Road, Nottingham NG2 7QW on Saturday 1 July 2017 at 1930 hours for 2000 hours.  Dress: Jacket, Tie and Medals.  Tickets are now available at £20.00 per person for a four course meal with wine and tea or coffee.  The Calling Notice, Menu choices and accommodation details can be found at http://www.stand-firm-strike-hard.org.uk/pdf/upload/Crich_Calling_Notice_2017.pdf

Sunday 2nd July Crich details to follow

Saturday 26th August   Wreath laying ceremony remembering 1st Bn Vernon, France Aug 1944 - 7th Bn Kohima, Burma 1944/45 - 1st Bn Malaya 1950 - 1953 11:00hrs

Monday 9th October Wreath laying ceremony in respect of Pte Frederick Dancox VC Time TBC

Sunday 29th October 103rd Anniversary Battle of Gheluvelt - 11:30hrs

Saturday 11th November Wreath laying ceremony for Armistice Day approx 12:00hrs (after 10:45 service outside Cathedral)

Timings:- Wreath laying ceremonies 11:00hrs except 9th October - 29th October and 11th november - awaiting details from City Council and Regimental Museum

 

More details  on events to follow

 

 


 

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