News & Events

Diary of Events

Royal Engineers vs Royal Signals Centenary Rugby Match – Gloucester

Army v RAF Rugby Kingsholm Gloucester

Army vs Navy Rugby

Gibraltar Weekend* (National Event)

Trooping the Colour – Major General’s Review

Royal Hospital Chelsea Founder’s Day Parade

Trooping the Colour – Colonel’s Review

Beating Retreat, London

Queen’s Birthday Parade

Chilwell Weekend* (National Event)

Minley Weekend* (National Event)

Corps Memorial Weekend* (National Event)

REA AGM and Annual Dinner* (National Event)

Sapper Sunday at Royal Hospital Chelsea

Field of Remembrance, Westminster Abbey

Remembrance Sunday

Latest News

November 18th, 2019 - Gibraltar Weekend 2020

PRELIMINARY CALLING NOTICE ROYAL ENGINEERS ASSOCIATION GIBRALTAR WEEKEND 2020 FRIDAY 15 – MONDAY 18 MAY 2020 Please see the full calling Notice on The Corps Weekends page Introduction. You are cordially invited to celebrate the strong and resilient ties that we maintain with our birthplace, Gibraltar and its wonderful people in 2020. The Royal Engineers […]

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 […]

September 17th, 2018 - REA Welfare Grant 2019

REA Welfare Fund – REVISED Guidance Application procedure for 2019 The Association has opened the 2019 Welfare Grant making available £250,000 for suitable projects, the application form and guidance can be downloaded from this link. Please submit the applications to the Controller by email clearly marked 2019 Welfare Grant Application.  

February 10th, 2020 - Welfare Grant 2020

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

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

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 go between to ensure that those who apply for tickets are […]