Sunday, 03 July 2022

RAF band to perform

A GROUP of RAF musicians will take centre stage at a celebration of Armed Forces Day in Henley town centre tomorrow (Saturday). The ...

 

Royal British Legion

THE Henley and Peppard branch of the Royal British Legion will be holding a special celebration lunch on Tuesday, June 21 to celebrate ...

 

Henley and Peppard Royal British Legion

THE talk at last month’s Henley and Peppard branch of the Royal British Legion lunch was on the history and formation of the ...

 

Henley and Peppard Royal British Legion

MEETINGS of the Henley and Peppard branch of the Royal British Legion now take place on the third Tuesday of each month. Our February ...

 

Total triples

A TOTAL of £1,469 was raised for the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal in Remenham last year. This was almost three times the amount ...

 

Mayor: we must pass on baton of remembrance

Mayor: we must pass on baton of remembrance

MORE than 1,000 people attended the Remembrance Sunday service in Henley. The ceremony in Market Place was led by Rev Jeremy Tayler, ...

 

Town unites in remembrance for fallen

Town unites in remembrance for fallen

Henley must pass the baton of remembrance onto the next generation, according to Mayor Sarah Miller. She was speaking at the service ...

 

Young people help Mayor launch new Poppy Appeal

Young people help Mayor launch new Poppy Appeal

MEMBERS of the Henley Army Cadet Force sold remembrance poppies to the head students of Gillotts School to mark the start of this ...

 

Poppy Appeal issues appeal for collectors

Poppy Appeal issues appeal for collectors

ORGANISERS of this year’s Poppy Appeal in Henley are seeking helpers. They are concerned that they have not got enough volunteers to ...

 

Henley and Peppard Branch, Royal British Legion

AFTER two years of not being able to fundraise, we hope the 2021 Remembrance campaign in November will help to recover some of the ...

 

Major achievement

A VETERAN of the Second World War was applauded at a gathering for Peppard Poppy Appeal volunteers for his gentlemanly manners. Major ...

 

Service celebrates centenary of Royal British Legion

Service celebrates centenary of Royal British Legion

FORTY people attended a church service to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Shiplake and Dunsden branch of the Royal British ...

 

Party to mark retirement of Poppy Appeal organiser

Party to mark retirement of Poppy Appeal organiser

A RETIRED army officer has stepped down as Peppard’s Poppy Appeal organiser after two decades. Nick Launders, 80, of Colliers Lane, ...

 

Ceremony to mark centenary of Royal British Legion

Ceremony to mark centenary of Royal British Legion

ABOUT 30 people gathered to mark the 100th anniversary of the Royal British Legion at the war memorial in Benson. Sunday’s event also ...

 

Royal British Legion

THE Henley and Peppard branch of the Royal British Legion is seeking a suitably skilled individual to take over from the current ...

 

Veteran, 96, joins tribute to Royal British Legion

Veteran, 96, joins tribute to Royal British Legion

A WREATH-LAYING ceremony was held in Wargrave to mark the centenary of the Royal British Legion. About 20 people, including members of ...

 

Henley and Peppard Royal British Legion

Henley and Peppard Royal British Legion

THE president of the Henley and Peppard branch of the Royal British Legion has received a special commendation for the charity’s ...

 

Service marks 100 years of Royal British Legion

Service marks 100 years of Royal British Legion

A SPECIAL service was held at St Mary’s Church in Henley on Saturday to mark the 100th anniversary of the Royal British Legion. The ...

 

Street party cancelled

A STREET party in Wargrave to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day has been cancelled. The Wargrave branch of the Royal British ...

 

Brigadier Malcolm Page MBE — 1926-2021

Brigadier Malcolm Page MBE — 1926-2021

THE former president of the Royal British Legion’s Henley and Peppard branch has died. Brigadier Malcolm Page MBE, who was 94, had ...

 

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