Downham & District Royal British Legion

Downham & District Royal British Legion

Our Legion

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Dinner 2010

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U3A Ladies

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2015 New Team

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New Standard Bearer 2016

Miss Elizabeth Davies, aged 18th has become the deputy Standard Bearer for the Downham and District Royal British Legion.
Until recently she was the bearer for St John’s Ambulance of Hilgay but has now been recruited to the RBL.

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Battle of Jutland 2016

A simple service to remember the huge loss of life at the Battle of Jutland at Downham’s war memorial at 10 am on the 31st May and on the 1st July to remember the Battle of the Somme on the 1st July – both 100 years since.
All members of the public are welcome to the short service at the War Memorial of both occasions

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Pause and Remember 2016

The Hon Elizabeth Truss MP attended our Pause and Remember service (2 Minutes Silence) on the Town Square, She met the local School children who had made their own wreaths to lay at the memorial and heard their readings and tributes. She accompanied them there to lay her own as she was due at the Cenotaph for the annual parade representing the Government on the Sunday.

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