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RSA Events at a Glance
|16 March 2018||RSA Central Committee Meeting||VSC London|
|17 March 2018||RSA AGM||VSC London
see notices below
|20 May 2018||Eden Camp Parade||Malton North Yorks|
|15-17 June 2018||Corps Weekend||Blandford Camp|
|30 June 2018||Armed Forces Day||National|
|1 September 2018||NMA Service of Rededication||NMA Arewas|
|16 September 2018||10th Gathering of the Clans||Horden|
|10 October 2018||Central Committee Meeting||London|
|8 November 2018||The Opening of the Field of Remembrance||Westminster Abbey London|
|11 November 2018||Cenotaph Parade||Whitehall London|
|30 November - 3 December 2018||Project Noel IX -see this site for details||Liverpool|
Eden Camp Parade
The 2018 Eden Camp Parade will take place at Eden Camp Malton, Yorkshire on 20 May 2018. See royalsignals.org/rsa/eden-camp/
Contact Eden Camp organisers
3 DIV SIGS – “THE 70’s” – 9th Annual Reunion, Durham County, 18-20 MAY 2018
For those who served with 3rd Airportable Division HQ & Signal Regiment, (STRATEGIC RESERVE) – Bulford, Wiltshire, UK – early 1970’s – 1977 and 3rd Armoured Division HQ & Signal Regiment, (BAOR) – Söest, Germany – 1977 – 1980.
“Drag up a sandbag, swing the lamp, and catch up!”
At: Beamish Hall, Beamish, Stanley, Co Durham DH9 0YB
Check in – Lunch to Evening, Friday, 18th May
Check out – Lunch Sunday or Monday, 20th or 21st May.
Contact Organiser 3 Div Sigs – “The 70’s” 9th Annual Reunion – Durham County 18-20 May 2018
Proposed Reunion Intake 68B Harrogate
It is proposed to hold a reunion of ex-members of Intake 68B at Harrogate to celebrate the 50th Anniversary in July 2018. To register your interest in attending such an event please complete the contact form.
Contact 68B Harrogate
Notices And Announcements
The South Atlantic Medal
Awarded for the Falklands War in 1982. The original criteria for the award of the South Atlantic Medal were amended in 2014. Applications are being accepted and will be assessed and dealt with in a strict date order.
The amended criteria can be found at: www.gov.uk/guidance/medals-campaigns-descriptions-and-eligibility#south-atlantic-the-south-atlantic-medal
Details of how to apply can be found at : www.gov.uk/apply-medal-or-veterans-badge/apply-for-a-medal
RSA Annual General Meeting – The 73rd AGM of the Royal Signals Association will be held in the El Alamein & Trafalgar Suite at the Victory Services Club, London on Sat 17 Mar 18. All Life Members of the RSA are eligible and welcome to attend the meeting, which starts at 1030 hrs. Any points for the agenda, by email or letter, must be received at Association HQ by 01 Feb 18.
Helped By The RSBF
- Veterans 90%
- Over 65 33%
RSBF Text Donations
Almost £2million granted in the past 5 years
All donations to the Royal Signals Benevolent Fund are gratefully received. Every penny is spent specifically on welfare; helping to improve the quality of life for serving and former Signals soldiers, who are in conditions of hardship or distress.
Text RSBF11 £10 to 70070 to donate to Royal Corps of Signals Benevolent Fund to make a difference today.
RSA Car Sticker
A new vibrant and attractive RSA Car Sticker has recently been commissioned due to popular demand. The sticker is available for £2.50 including P&P. Unit price reduces for those ordering 10 or more to £2.00 per sticker. The new sticker adheres to your window without being too sticky and has a white background to accentuate the graphic. If you wish to celebrate membership of the RSA and support the RSBF then please send a cheque payable to RSBF to the address below. For those wishing to use PayPal please email email@example.com stating the quantity required and ensuring that your address details are correct.
Royal Signals Benevolent Fund Wristbands
100% of the proceeds go to the RSBF
Royal Signals Benevolent Fund Wristbands can be purchased from the The Royal Signals Shop for a suggested donation of £2 each plus 50p for P & P (Depending on how many you purchase this will be adjusted). If you require fewer than three, please send a cheque for the amount to Events, HQ Royal Signals, Griffin House, Blandford Camp, Dorset DT11 8RH, or via the Museum Shop Tel; 01258 482248 or 97431 2248 or go online: Royal Signals Shop
For all information about Royal Signals Rugby, visit their site www.royalsignalsrugby.co.uk/
Defence Discount Service
The Defence Discount Service is open to members of the Armed Forces community, including serving and Reserves personnel, Armed Forces veterans, spouses/partners of Service personnel, and bereaved spouses/partners. It is also open to MOD civil servants, members of the Cadet Forces and NATO personnel serving in UK-based posts. Many high profile companies are engaged with the Defence Discount Service: Vodafone, KFC, Vue Cinemas and a number of major supermarkets, clothing stores and technology companies.
To sign up for the card, go to www.defencediscountservice.co.uk