GLOUCESTERSHIRE WEEKENDSATURDAY 12th MARCH 2016
THE RIFLES & RGBW ASSOCIATION
SATURDAY 12th MARCH 2017
The 2016 Rifles and RGBW Gloucestershire Reunion is being held at St. Mary De Lode Church, Archdeacon Street (off lower Westgate Street), Gloucester GL1 2QT, followed by a reception in the New County Hotel, Southgate Street. In the evening the formal dinner will take place in the Gables Hotel, Bristol Road, Falfield, GL12 8DL. All members of the Regimental Association and the OCAs are cordially invited with their guests.
The outline programme of events is:
Saturday 12th March
!1345 hrs To be seated in St Mary De Lode
1400 hrs Service Commences
1500 hrs March Past
1530 hrs Reception in New County Hotel
1800 hrs Drinks in Gable Hotel
1900 hrs Dinner commences
The cost of the Reunion Dinner which includes a 3 course meal with wine on the table is at an unbeatable offer - only £17.50 per head! There will be music and dancing after
the Dinner. Branches should liaise with each other regarding the arrangement and funding of coaches.
The Gables Hotel have set aside all its 45 rooms on the night of 12th March for us at the cost of £72 per standard double room including B&B. Rooms can be booked direct
with the Gables Hotel on 01454 260502 quoting the booking reference allocation Rifles/RGBW.
For other nearby accommodation see: www.glosters.org/gables2016.htm
At the Wiltshire Regimental Committee Meeting in October 2013, a decision was taken to halt the marching and simply gather or a Church Service and a Lunch among friends and comrades.
The Timings are:
12h00 Gather in the Market Square
12h15 Church Service in St John’s Church, Long Street, Devizes
13h30 Lunch in the Devizes Town Hall
Please complete the proforma and return it with a stamped addressed envelope to the Salisbury Office by NLT Friday 20th May 2016.
SALISBURY WEEKEND SATURDAY 7TH & SUNDAY 8TH JULY 2018
The 2018 Salisbury Reunion Dinner will be held again at the South Wiltshire Golf Club. The Drumhead Service, Parade and Lunch will take place on Sunday 8th at the Wardrobe. All members of the Regimental Association and former Regiments Old Comrade Associations are cordially invited to attend with their families and guest.
The outline of the programme is as follows:
Saturday 7th July Reception and bar at 1830hrs
Dinner and Dance at the South Wilts Golf Club 1900hrs
The Reunion Dinner tickets will cost £21.00 per person.
Sunday 8th July Drumhead Service in the Wardrobe Gardens, you are requested to be seated by 1115hrs.
March Past 1215hrs around the Cathedral Close.
Pre- lunch drinks 1230hrs.
Lunch 1300hrs at a cost of £15.00 per person.
Please complete the proforma and return with a stamped addressed envelope to the Wiltshire County Secretary, Mr D Fielding.
FEROZESHAH COMEMMORATION SERVICE 2018
St James’ Church, Church Walk Devizes SN10 3AA
FEROZESHAH COMMEMORATION SUNDAY 2ND DECEMBER 2018
The Commemoration of the Battle of Ferozeshah will be held in Devizes on the 2nd December 2018.
Meet at the Wyvern Club, 51a Church Walk SN10 3AA at 1230hrs
Church Service at St James Church 1330hrs
A Curry Lunch will be available at the Wyvern Club after the service.
Please complete the proforma and send to:
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