News & Events

Diary of Events

REA AGM and Annual Dinner* (National Event) CANCELLED

Sapper Sunday at Royal Hospital Chelsea – CANCELLED

Field of Remembrance, Westminster Abbey

Latest News

September 17th, 2020 - Follow the Sapper 2nd Edition – Out now!

FOLLOW THE SAPPER SECOND EDITION by Gerald Napier With additional chapters by Tom Jackson and foreword by Major General Mungo Melvin CB OBE. Bringing the story right up to date with operation Trenton 2020 Available to PRE-ORDER NOW at the special price of £25.00 + P&P until the 21st September. ONLY FROM THE SAPPER SHOP. […]

March 11th, 2020 - Gibraltar Weekend 2020 Cancelled

FROM REA HQ It is with great regret the national reunion event in Gibraltar between 15 and 18 May 20 is cancelled.  HM Government of Gibraltar has published guidance against gatherings of over 100 people; our weekend has a number of events which would be effected by this guidance.  Any monies paid to the Gibraltar […]

February 10th, 2020 - Welfare Grant 2020

REA Welfare Grant 2020 Applications open from 01 March 2020 to 31 Aug 2020

July 26th, 2019 - Group and Branch Affiliations 2019

In order to improve the relationship between all aspects of the Sapper Family and to accommodate the changes to Unit Locations, branch organisation and the future needs of the Association a new Group and Branch Affiliation structure has been approved by the REA Board of Trustees. The aim being to involve more Regiments directly with […]

May 12th, 2020 - Chatham Veterans Weekend

It has been agreed by the REA management committee and Board of Trustees that this years Chatham Veterans Weekend will be cancelled.

March 2nd, 2020 - RE Museum Mulberry Harbour Appeal 2020

The Museum is running an urgent campaign to raise funds for the purchase of the medals and archive of Col Vassal Steer-Webster, a key figure in the design and construction of the Mulberry Harbours. We are trying something new (for us) and have set up a Just Giving Campaign for this and the wider fundraising […]

November 20th, 2019 - Exclusive Savings for REA Members

November 5th, 2019 - Stable Belt presentations at 3 RSME

Mark Stevens, Chairman of Solent Branch, Represents the REA at 3 RSME during the B3 Pass out on 01 November 2019

October 22nd, 2019 - 2 May 2020 Army vs Navy Rugby

THIS EVENT IS NOW CANCELLED DUE TO THE ONGOING COVID-19 SITUATION. Branches have been sent the information by email from REA HQ to apply for tickets. Please ensure that you have a good read of the instructions as last year people were turned away from applying for tickets for many reasons. The REA is the […]