Category Archives: Royal British Legion

…We Will Remember Them!

For those that have asked, I was invited to take part in Armistice 2018, A Nation’s Thank You as part of the public ballot. To be honest I never expected to be offered a place when I applied and was … Continue reading

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At the going down of the sun, and in the morning…

Did we help keep the memory of our relatives alive? Absolutely! From what I’ve read from Social Media posts, the feedback for the ‘Descendants Walk’ was amazing and it inspired so many viewers to share photos and details about their … Continue reading

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Festival of Remembrance 2018

After learning about my participation at Armistice 2018, A Nation’s Thank You on November 11th 2018, I was surprised (to say the least!) when I was contacted by the organisers, The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, to ask … Continue reading

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Remembrance

A few weeks back I learned that I have been invited to participate in Armistice 2018, A Nation’s Thank You. This is a unique opportunity for 10,000 members of the public to form a procession past the Cenotaph in central … Continue reading

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5 Days to go…

On Thursday evening I will be heading down to Chatham ready to take part in the Great Kent Cycle Ride which starts at 8am on Friday morning. The route has been finalised and I’m looking forward to a packed itinerary: … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Cycle 4 Heroes, Help for Heroes, Kent, Our Cycle 2 Recovery, Ride to Recovery, Royal British Legion, TGKCR, The Great Kent Cycle Ride | Leave a comment

I’m Gonna Have To Get A Bigger Wall!

Today I received a letter of thanks from the team at Help for Heroes with a certificate marking my participation in Hero Ride 2015  The 7th such certificate I have received, all serving to remind me of the incredibly special … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Allied Memorial Remembrance Ride, AMRR, Colchester, Hero Ride, Hero Ride 2015, HERORIDE2015, RBLRB, Riders Branch, Royal British Legion, Windsor | Leave a comment