News 2016

Beating Retreat 2016

19 February 2016
Beating Retreat 2016 Set on the historic Horse Guards Parade, against the magnificent backdrop of St James’s Park, The Massed Bands of The Household Division supported by The Mounted Band of the Household Cavalry, The Pipes and Drums of The Scots Guards, The Drums and Pipes of the Irish Guards, The... read

Death of 2622146 Leonard Harmer

10 February 2016
Grenadiers, It is my sad duty to inform you of the death of 2622146 Leonard Harmer who passed away on 9th February 2016, peacefully in hospital after a very short illness. He was 94. Leonard was a Member of the Wigan, St.... read

Cenotaph Ceremony - Maintaining standards

4 February 2016
Grenadiers,   We have received a letter from The Royal British Legion's, National Events Team, which addresses some concerns they have regarding dress and conduct, observed at the last Cenotaph Ceremony Parade.... read

Funeral of Chris Bennett

28 January 2016
Grenadiers,   The funeral of Chris Bennett, the former Secretary of the London Branch, will take place at 1415hrs on Thursday 11th February at Beckenham Crematorium, Elmers End Road, BR3 4TD. The nearest station to the Crematorium is Birkbeck. ... read

The Shepherd Charity Trust

25 January 2016
Grenadiers,   The Shepherd Charity Trust is a non-profit, non-political, non-pious registered charity who create and design Ceremonial & Memorial Candles. They are a unique and specially handcrafted gift, that guarantee to commemorate cherished memories, which can be displayed in the home or garde... read

Funeral of 2629213 Geoffrey H Baker, RVM

18 January 2016
Grenadiers,   It is with great regret that I announce the death of 2629213 Geoffrey Haydn Baker, RVM who died on Wednesday 13th January and was a well respected member of this the Nottinghamshire Branch and a regular attendee at our meetings and functions over many years. ... read

Death of 23509695 John Moore

14 January 2016
Grenadiers, It is my sad duty to report the death of 23509695 John Moore who passed away on Saturday 15th August 2015, at his home in Australia. His Daughter writes: Dad was a proud Grenadier Guard who reached the rank of Sgt after being awarded Best Recruit in Sgt Read's Squad in October 1959.... read

Death of 2623687 David C Fowler

14 January 2016
Grenadiers, It is my sad duty to inform you of the death of 2623687 David C Fowler who passed away on Wednesday 16th December 2015 and was a Member of the March Branch.   He will be sadly missed. ... read

Death of 23663785 Alan Pierrpoint

13 January 2016
Grenadiers,   It is my sad duty to report the death of 23663785 Alan Pierrpoint who passed away earlier this month, and was a Member of the Wolverhampton Branch. He will be sadly missed.   Regards, ... read

Death of 23252167 James M Guy

13 January 2016
Grenadier,   It is my sad duty to report the death of 23252167 James M Guy who passed away on Wednesday 23rd December 2015 and was a Member of the Wolverhampton Branch. He will be sadly missed.   ... read
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