Veterans ‘Get Together’ Carlisle

12 Jun

A social evening for SAM holders will be held at the Ex Services Club, Carlisle on the evening of 5th August.

If you are interested in attending please email Rachel Simons on

HMS Cardiff reunion 1st and 2nd September 2017

17 May


A reunion will be held on the 1st and 2nd September 2017 for all that served on D108 throughout her commission or any of the other HMS Cardiff’s.
Meet at the Owain Glyndwr pub opposite Cardiff castle on on Friday 1st September 2017 1600-1700.
All are welcome as it would be lovely to see anyone who served on D108 throughout her commission or any of the other HMS Cardiff ships.
If you need any further details or would like to offer any further advice on how to make the weekend special please contact Paul Mccunnell at

Marching at the Cenotaph

8 May

If you are a veteran intending to march at the Cenotaph in November this year, you must apply for your place by Friday 30th June.  You can either email the SAMA office or ring them – 01495 741592

The RBL will not accept names after this date.

Service of Remembrance Sunderland–21st May

24 Apr

There will be a Service of Remembrance to mark the 35th anniversary of the Falklands conflict at Sunderland Cenotaph commencing 11.30am.

All are welcome including standards.

Afterwards there will be a buffet at the Gunners Club.

Everyone is welcome to attend the service and the buffet.

Service of Remembrance–Stowmarket Friday 16th June 2017

21 Apr

To mark the 35th anniversary of the ending of the Falklands conflict, a service of remembrance will be held at the church of St Peter and St Mary’s, Stowmarket in Suffolk at 6.00pm on Friday 16th June 2017.  The service will be followed by a wreath laying at the town’s memorial gates, before guests retire to the Royal British Legion Club, Stowmarket for a buffet and ‘refreshments’.

Veterans, those with a family connection or anyone with an interest, is more than welcome to attend.  The service is being organised by Stowmarket’s Royal British Legion in conjunction with the town’s RNA and RAFA associations.  Standards are welcome.

If you would like to attend, please contact RBL Branch Secretary, Gary Quinn via

Flights to Falklands via Brize Norton

19 Apr

Currently the flights cannot go via Ascension Island.  They are travelling via an alternative route.

If you have a yellow fever certificate then you must carry this with your passport.  If you do not have the relevant injection/certificate you may be asked to sign a waver.  However, this is being reviewed and you may have to have the injection before being allowed to travel.

The website will be updated as and when there is new information.

35th Anniversary Service

12 Apr

Photographs from the service will soon be available in the gallery on the members area of the website.

Copies can be taken if required.