British Legion

Village Pub Hosts WW1 Armistice Party in aid of Poppy Appeal

The Black Horse pub in Checkendon turned back the years to 1918 on Saturday to celebrate the 100th anniversary this year of the end of WW1 all in aid of […]

Mollie Hangs Tough to Complete Skydive Challenge

As a result of an inspiring conversation with a Carlo Sisi an ex-Paratrooper at the launch of the Henley Poppy Appeal last autumn Mollie Jeffrey, Henley RBL’s membership secretary found […]

Sam Brown & Her Ukulele Club Help Poppy Appeal “Rethink Remembrance”

Sam Brown and her ukulele club players launched Henley’s Poppy Appeal on Saturday morning with a range of songs including You are my Sunshine, Jolene and Freight Train. Annie Arscott, […]

Poppy Appeal Launch Henley 2016

British Legion Are in Desperate Need of Henley Poppy Sellers

The Henley Branch of Royal British Legion desperately needs Poppy Sellers for house to house collections and/or static collections in the town centre. The old soldiers of yesteryear are now […]

Mollie Invites You to Become a Member of the Royal British Legion

  Mollie Jeffrey has been appointed the new Membership Secretary for the Henley & Peppard Branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL). Mollie who lives in Harpsden doesn’t have a […]

Henley Remembers

Veterans, serviceman, Service Cadet Corps and members of other local organisations and associations including the St John’s Ambulance, the fire and police service, Beavers, Cubs and Scouts  from Henley were […]

First World War Battlefields Exhibition

A unique portrait of the First World War battlefields, Fields of Battle Lands of Peace 1418 is a powerful photographic exhibition by Mike St Maur Sheil is now on at […]

Royal British Legion Announces Remembrance Events

The Henley and Peppard branch of the Royal British Legion are pleased to extend an open invitation to four free events they are planning in Henley over the Remembrance period. […]

John and Stan Complete 125 Mile Walk for Poppy Appeal

The Royal British Legion Henley-on-Thames and Peppard Branch Chairman, John Green and Secretary, Stan Ainsley, last week completed the Nijmegen Marches in the Netherlands to raise money for The Royal […]

Have Your Say – Thank You Henley Royal Regatta

We would like to express enormous thanks to Daniel Grist, Secretary, and Sir Steve Redgrave, Chairman, of the Henley Royal Regatta, all the Stewards and their guests and to Leander […]