Events Calendar

Date

Time

Event

AUGUST

 

 

03/08/2018 -25/08/2018

n/a

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

 

 

Note: RAF lead this year. RN hosting on the 17th, 18th, 20th, 21st and 23rd

05/08/2018

 

Lamplight of Peace in the care of the RNA (Headquarters) until 29th August

09/08/2018

1930

Edinburgh Branch Meeting - Legion Central Branch Club

10/08/2018

n/a

Open Day - RNA Headquarters, Portsmouth

16/08/2016 - 22/08/2018

n/a

Ship Visit - Leith

 

 

Note: Ships visit to coincide with the RN hosting days of the Edinburgh Military Tattoo

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER

 

 

03/09/2018

n/a

Merchant Navy Day - various flag raising services

10/09/2018

n/a

General Secretary - Hand Over

13/09/2018

1930

Edinburgh Branch Meeting - Legion Central Branch Club

21/09/2018

 

Area Social - The Club, Inverness

22/09/2018

1100

Area Meeting - The Club, Inverness

 

 

 

OCTOBER

 

 

05/10/2018

n/a

Open Day - RNA Headquarters, Portsmouth

11/10/2018

1930

Edinburgh Branch Meeting - Legion Central Branch Club

14/10/2018

n/a

HMS ROYAL OAK 79th Anniversary Service, Scapa Flow, Orkney

21/10/2018

 

Trafalgar Day Service at Nelson Monument, Edinburgh (TBC)

 

 

Note: Service at Nelson Monument may rather be on Friday 19th October 2018

 

 

 

NOVEMBER

 

 

02/11/2018

 

Livingston Festival of Remembrance

07/11/2018

n/a

Captain Bill Oliphant arrives for handover as General Secretary

08/11/2018

1100

Field of Remembrance opens, Westminster Abbey

 

1930

Edinburgh Branch Meeting - Legion Central Branch Club

11/11/2018

 

Remembrance Sunday - 100th Anniversary of WWI Armistice

 

1100

Service of Remembrance - Stone of Remembrance, Edinburgh

 

pm

"Battle's Over" Beacon Lighting Ceremony - Rosyth

 

 

Details: Event taking place at the MOD Caledonia Parade Ground. There will be a Drumhead Service at 1800 followed by the Beacon Lighting at 1900 Hours. (Order of Service)

15/11/2018

1900

Screening of "A couple of Down & Outs". Napier University

 

 

A special screening presented by Napier University and Scotlands War. A Couple of down and Outs is a 1923 British Silent Film described as the Original War Horse. Screening will take place at the Craiglockhart Campus. Event is free and registration for a ticket is through eventbright. Registration for tickets closes on 20/08/2018.

18/11/2018

1100

British International Seafarers Society 200th Anniversary Service, North Leith Parish Church

 

o/c

Annual Wreath Laying at Leith Merchant Navy Memorial, The Shore, Leith

21/11/2018

 

Centenary of the surrender of the German Fleet, Rosyth/Queensferry (possibly a conert in the evening)

 

 

 

DECEMBER

 

 

07/12/2018

 

Area Social - RBLS Club, Grangemouth

08/12/2018

1100

Area Meeting - RBLS Club, Grangemouth

13/12/2018

N/A

Battle of the River Plate Day

13/12/2018

1930

Edinburgh Branch Meeting - Legion Central Branch Club

21/12/2018

n/a

Captain Paul Quinn Goes on Leave and Draft

22/12/2018 - 02/01/2019

pm

RNA Central Office Christmas closed period

 

 

 

 

 

2019

JANUARY

 

 

FEBRUARY

 

 

MARCH

 

 

APRIL

 

 

MAY

 

 

JUNE

 

 

07/06/2019 - 09/06/2019

 

RNA National Conference - Wyboston Lakes (Area 6)

08/06/2019

PM

Main Conference Day - Gala Dinner

 

 

 

JULY

 

 

AUGUST

 

 

SEPTEMBER

 

 

08/09/2019

 

Biennial Parade - Whitehall

 

 

 

OCTOBER

 

 

NOVEMBER

 

 

DECEMBER