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...
March 7, 2017
British powerboat racers Sam and Daisy Coleman are heading for Mumbai airport tonight with the NEXA P1 Powerboat Indian Grand Prix of the Seas world championship team trophy in their luggage after their unbeaten performances this weekend took the Baleno RS Booster Jets to the top of the leader board. Standing alongside them on the podium were Indian driver CS Santosh and his UK navigator Martin Robinson who were able to finish consistently adding to the tremendous p...
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
To receive our new pack please text RAAP17 £5 to Text...
January 12, 2017
The Royal Artillery Museum Archive has now arrived in Larkhill and is back at the heart of the Regiment. We are delighted to see that 10% of the Archive Collection is not in situ within the Royal School of Artillery with the Regimental Family soon being able to access some of these records historic records.
The main Royal Artillery Archive contains over 5,000 separate military document collections, 3 million photographs an...
November 30, 2016
Over the years I have come to meet and know a vast number of RAA members who are truly dedicated to upholding and endorsing the values and principles of the Royal Regiment and its association; but none more so than our Standard Bearers.
Royal Artillery Assembly 2016
Men and women of all ages and abilities have taken it upon themselves to do that bit extra for the regiment and its veterans and they have become personal friends of those of us who work in y...