It has been decided to postpone the Rifles and RGBW Association AGM currently scheduled for Saturday 17th October which was to be kindly hosted by 1 Rifles at Chepstow, to a date early next year.
The realisation that the 70th Anniversary of D Day in 2014 would be the last occasion when France would welcome veterans of its Liberation in any numbers moved the Government to recognise ALL surviving veterans with the award of the Légion d’Honneur.
"Choral Evensong incorporating the Laying Up of the 43rd Wessex Association Standard in Exeter Cathedral on Saturday 10th October".
There is a Battlefield Tour to Loos Belgium to commemorate the centenary of this famous Battle where all the predecessor Regiments of the RGBW fought during the period 23 - 27 September 2015. It is being organised by 2 Rifles but there is an opportunity for the Association to take part in some or all of the programme.