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FORECAST OF REGIMENTAL EVENTS 2016 as at 14th December 2016

(New events and updates in “RED”)

AUGUST

Tuesday 23rd – Award of the Legion d’Honneur to George Coltman, presented by the French Consul General – “Quins” Restaurant, Galashiels – 1100

Wednesday 31st – Sunday 4th September – Battlefield Tour of The Somme.

SEPTEMBER 

Wednesday 7th Lanarkshire Branch General Meeting – Motherwell Reserves Centre, Muir Street, Motherwell – 1900.

Thursday 15th – 1st Battalion Malaya Veterans Annual Reunion – The Peebles Hydro Hotel, Peebles.

Friday 16th – Sunday 18th Regimental Band Reunion – Berwick-upon-Tweed – commencing 1900 in “The Battery” (Brewers’ Arms)

Saturday 24th – Dumfries Branch Autumn Dance – The Railway Club, Leafield Road, Dumfries.

 Saturday 24th – The Veterans Breakfast Club, Scottish Borders, takes place in the Reserve Forces Centre (TA Centre) in Paton Street, on Saturday 24th September, between 1000 – 1200hrs. See Events Page for further details.

OCTOBER 

Monday 3rdPresentation of The British Empire Medal to Colour Sergeant Brian McLeod – Scottish Borders Council Headquarters in St. Boswells at 1800hrs. See Events Page for further details.

Saturday 8th – Late Entry Officers’ Dinner – Craigiehall Officers’ Mess, Edinburgh.

Thursday 13th – London and Southern Counties Branch General Meeting.

Monday 31st – Garden of Remembrance EDINBURGH opening – Princess Street Gardens.

NOVEMBER

Monday 8th – Garden of Remembrance GLASGOW opening – George Square – 1100.

Thursday 10th – Garden of Remembrance LONDON opening – Westminster Abbey – 1100.

Saturday 12th – Garden of Remembrance LONDON, Service and Cross Planting at the KOSB Regimental Plot – Westminster Abbey – 1100.

Saturday 12th – London and Southern Counties Branch Autumn Lunch – Victory Services Club – 1200.

Sunday 13th – National Parade of Remembrance the Cenotaph LONDON .

Friday 18th – The Cruickshank Dinner – Buccleuch Arms Hotel, St Boswells.

DECEMBER

Saturday 3rd – Officers’ Club Ladies Guest Night – Craigiehall Officers’ Mess, Edinburgh.

Saturday 17th Northern Ireland Branch Christmas Dinner.