April 24, 2017
Saturday 22nd April 2017 saw an important date in the history of Royal Artillery Association Leeds Branch. This was the retirement parade for our old circa 1947 RAA standard and the presentation, blessing, and first outing for a brand new Standard.
The history of the RAA Leeds standard dates back to 1947, upon the creation of 269 Regiment RA reverting to Territorial service following the Second World War. Originally the 'Branch' was based upon Fenton Street Barra...
January 17, 2017
RAA Promotional Pack 2017
We have put together a new promotional pack for the RAA. You all have space for a tax disc, why not replace it with our new RAA Tax Disc sticker. Added to this is our beer mat and new RAA pen.
If you would like this pack then all you have to do is send us a text!
Once you have donated by text please email your name & address to email@example.com
To receive our new pack please text RAAP17 £5 to Text...
October 19, 2016
The Royal Artillery Charitable Fund is holding a silent auction to raise money for the charity. We are always looking at ways in which we can raise money and the profile of the RA Charitable Fund. This is turn allows us to assist Gunners, whether serving or retired and their dependants. We are supported greatly by our regiments and branches and without this support could not help the people that we do.
This year we have been kindly donated some lo...
September 21, 2016
This was the RAA in Germany at its best! An excellent opportunity for our members in Germany to celebrate RA300 and they did it in style. The celebrations began with a families’ afternoon full of fun and games for the children.
During the evening RAA branch certificates for outstanding service were presented to Michael & Elke Bridgeman, Dave & Kath Tyer, Peter Mulholland, Paul & Diana Insul and Alec & Uirike Crip...
August 3, 2016
Royal Artillery Association and Royal British Legion Branches from Oldham, Bolton, Manchester, Central Lancashire, Ashton and Stockport held a Tercentenary parade to celebrate 300 years of the Royal Regiment of Artillery.
Present at the event was the Mayor, Cllr Derek Heffernan, and Mayoress, Di Heffernan, alongside the General Secretary of the RA Association and RA Charitable Fund, Lt Col Vere Nicoll MBE. The service was led...