News & Events

Diary of Events

Royal Hospital Chelsea Founder’s Day

Falklands 40 (RBL event at National Memorial Arboretum)

Corps Freedom of Medway and Memorial Parade*

REA AGM and Annual Dinner*

Sapper Sunday at Royal Hospital Chelsea

Field of Remembrance, Westminster Abbey

Remembrance Sunday

Latest News

April 20th, 2022 - Corps Freedom of Medway and Memorial Parade – Sep 2022

The Calling Notice for the above event is now available on the Corps Weekends section of the Documents & Resources page.

February 17th, 2022 - Falklands 40

In 2022 we mark the 40th anniversary of the end of the Falklands Conflict. The Royal British Legion will be commemorating this important milestone with a special event held at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire on Tuesday 14th June. Falklands 40 will recognise the service of the 30,000 sailors, marines, soldiers, airmen and merchant […]

January 4th, 2022 - 2022 Unit and Branch Support Grant

 The REA Unit and Branch Support Grant (UBSG) is made available from the REA’s Reserves to support aspirational projects/initiatives of Units and Branches which lack the necessary funding from public funds. Information on how to apply and the application form can be downloaded by clicking the download buttons below  As was the case in previous […]

December 1st, 2021 - The New Sapper Watch from C&M

Available now please click on the link below and be one of the first to own one of these magnificent watches every watch sold will provide a contribution to REA benevolence funds to support serving soldiers, veterans and families.

November 30th, 2021 - RE Awards Dinner 2021

The RE Awards Dinner took place on 25 November 2021 at the Institute of Civil Engineers in London. The winners of the awards represent the very best of the Corps, the REA sponsor the Vailly award which was presented to Cpl Scott Wilson of 3 RSME by our President Maj Gen (Retd) Alastair Dickinson. Guests […]

October 11th, 2021 - Lisburn Maru Memorial unveiling at the NMA on 03 Oct 2021

October 6th, 2021 - REA Annual Report 2020

The REA annual report for 2020 is now available on the website and hard copies are currently winging their way to all Regiments of the Corps and branches of the Association. You can find it in Documents and Resources under Annual reports. The REA AGM takes place at 11:00 on Friday 08 Oct 2021, this […]

August 26th, 2021 - Op Courage

NHS Mental Health Support for veterans