Archive | February, 2011

Falklands Liberation Day Service, Swansea

23 Feb

The Falklands Liberation Day Service will be held on Tuesday 14th June 2011, at St Mary’s Church, Swansea. Times etc will be published shortly.

Please contact the office if you are attending or Rob Nicholls SAMA Wales Chairman.

Falklands 30th Anniversary Pilgrimage

14 Feb

for 50 people will take place in November 2012

Full details and an Application form are available on the "Falklands Pilgrimage 2012" page, which can be accessed from the drop down menu of "News and Events" tab.

Remembrance Day Parade 2011

8 Feb

This year’s Remembrance Day Parade will take place on Sunday 13th November 2011. Tickets to take part in the parade can be applied for via the SAMA (82) Office.

After the parade SAMA (82) have booked The Feathers Public House, 18 – 20 Broadway, Westminster, which is next door to The Falkland Islands Government Office. (Nearest Tube Station – St James’). It is a 5 minute walk from Horse Guards.

The meal will be ‘Sausage and Mash’ and tickets for the meal must be pre booked by sending a cheque for £6.50 per meal to the SAMA (82) Office. So, when you send your STAMPED SAE for your ticket to gain access to Horse Guards Parade to march, indicate how many meal tickets you will require and make any cheques payable to SAMA (82).

Chorley Parade, Sunday 17th April, 2011

4 Feb

Details of this parade and the camping in Blackpool for Veterans week can be found on the North West page of the Branches & Areas Section.

On the Home page, hover over the ‘About SAMA’ section and scroll down to Branches and Areas and then click on North West under Areas (UK) Section or just click here –> SAMA North West Page . Full information will be found there.

Latest Scams

3 Feb

Trading Standards have recently taken a number of calls from members of the public who have been approached, either at home or by telephone, by individuals who claim they can help gain rebates or deductions in Council Tax.

The circumstances of the scam vary slightly across these reports, with most victims being told they have overpaid Council Tax and they should supply their bank details in order to receive a rebate