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Wymondham Branch

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HMS Tyne helps Guernsey mark Liberation Day 75 years on
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Naval reservists honoured by historic livery company
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Virtual baton passes between Royal Navy Commanders
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


1700 Squadron – the vital team key to Navy’s Caribbean relief mission
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Royal Marine to take on punishing lockdown challenge
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Royal Navy joins forces with the US in Arctic for cold-weather training
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


RFA Argus links up with French Navy in the Caribbean
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Royal Navy shadows Russian warship through the English Channel
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Royal Navy trials underwater gliders that can aid submarine hunters
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


HMS Queen Elizabeth sails for operational training
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


RFA Cardigan Bay adds US patrol boats to her family
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Royal Marines and sailors reach Mount Kenya summit
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Plymouth commandos run mobile virus test centres in South-West
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


HMS Montrose and families run to meet each other for NHS
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


HMS Tyne finds missing diver in Lyme Bay
Published: Thursday 7th of May 2020 09:07:50 PM        


Into the Bear’s backyard – the Royal Navy in the Barents Sea
Published: Wednesday 6th of May 2020 09:22:56 PM        


Cure for Royal Navy destroyers engine woes in sight
Published: Friday 1st of May 2020 09:20:11 PM        


Upgrading the Royal Navy’s nuclear submarine support facilities
Published: Tuesday 28th of April 2020 11:31:50 AM        


Ex-Navy medic re-joins to help colleagues fight virus
Published: Saturday 25th of April 2020 09:51:04 AM        


Clap For Our Carers comes to Portsmouth Naval Base
Published: Saturday 25th of April 2020 09:51:04 AM        


Navy’s Caribbean task group meets for hurricane season
Published: Friday 24th of April 2020 01:30:23 PM        


Minehunters maintain Gulf mission amid worldwide lockdown
Published: Friday 24th of April 2020 01:30:23 PM        


Plymouth Naval base helps produce masks for local NHS
Published: Friday 24th of April 2020 01:30:23 PM        


Royal Navy submarine captain investigated over 'rave barbecue'
Published: Friday 24th of April 2020 09:35:51 AM        


Prince praises naval charity
Published: Wednesday 22nd of April 2020 02:46:09 PM        


Royal Marines musician brings birthday cheer
Published: Wednesday 22nd of April 2020 02:46:09 PM        


Ex-Royal Marine hailed hero for saving driver's life
Published: Wednesday 22nd of April 2020 02:46:09 PM        


HMS Queen Elizabeth prepares to sail despite COVID-19 crisis
Published: Wednesday 22nd of April 2020 02:36:07 PM        


Bedfordshire Royal Navy recruit finally completes training
Published: Monday 20th of April 2020 08:59:42 PM        


Culdrose engineers tune up tanker Tidespring's guns
Published: Monday 20th of April 2020 12:31:31 PM        

Upcoming Events

Previous Events

Sunday 15th of December

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 17th of November

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Thursday 7th of November

Brian Leak's Funeral

Funeral service for Brian Leak will be held at St Mary's Church, Attleborough on Thursday, November 7th at 12 noon, followed by cremation at Breckland Crematorium.

Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, for the H.M.S Ganges Association (Cheques to: Andy Free Charity Account) may be sent c/o Andy Free Independent Family Funeral Director, Fairfields, High Street, Attleborough, NR17 2BT. (01953) 452455.


Wake at the Crown Ellingham.

Sunday 13th of October

Branch Meeting and Trafalgar Day Lunch

At the Kings Head, Ashwellthorpe 11:30


12:30 meal, followed by a quiz.


Brought forward due to several members being away in late October.

Sunday 21st of July

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 16th of June

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 19th of May

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 21st of April

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 17th of March

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 17th of February

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Tuesday 5th of February

Ladies Lunch at Peter Beales

Meet for lunch

Sunday 20th of January

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 13th of January

RNA Christmas Meal

12:00 - 2:00 @ The Stag Attleborough

Tuesday 18th of December

Fish & Chip & Quiz Night

7pm Wymondham Football Club

Sunday 16th of December

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Tuesday 11th of December

Cromer Xmas End of Pier Show

Sunday 18th of November

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 21st of October

Branch Meeting and Trafalgar Day Lunch

At the Kings Head, Ashwellthorpe

Sunday 16th of September

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 9th of September

Bournemouth Trip

9th to 11th September Bournemouth Trip

Sunday 19th of August

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Tuesday 14th of August

Ladies Lunch at Peter Beales

Meet for lunch

Thursday 9th of August

BBQ Clacton

Details to be advised

Sunday 15th of July

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Friday 13th of July

North Norfolk Railway Beer Festival

Meeting at Holt Railway Station at 10am for railway trip to Sheringham.

Beer Festival/Walk/Lunch.

Tuesday 19th of June

Lunch at Peter Beales

Meet for lunch at 12:30

Sunday 17th of June

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 20th of May

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Tuesday 8th of May

Ladies Lunch

Meet 12:30 at Peter Beales Roses

More Info including Menu

Peter Beales Roses, London Road, Attleborough, NR17 1AY

Sunday 22nd of April

St George's Day Meal

At the Kings Head, Ashwellthorpe

12:00

Sunday 15th of April

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 18th of March

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 18th of February

Branch Meeting & Annual General Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 21st of January

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 17th of December

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 19th of November

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 22nd of October

Branch Meeting & Trafalgar Day Lunch

Normal meeting including raffle at 11am followed by lunch at the Kings Head.

Please bring raffle prizes, during lunch we will have the tot and follow the meal with a quiz.

Sunday 17th of September

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 20th of August

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 23rd of July

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 18th of June

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 21st of May

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Wednesday 26th of April

Imperial War Museum London

Details to be confirmed.

Sunday 23rd of April

St George's Day Meal and Branch Meeting

At the Kings Head, Ashwellthorpe

Usual time: 11 am

Monday 3rd of April

Fish, Chips & Quiz Night

Meet 7pm at Wymondham Football Club

Sunday 2nd of April

The Solid Silver 60s Show

60s favourites the Mersey Beats, Dave Berry, Wayne Fontana and Vanity Fair and special guests from the USA Chris Montez.

Theatre Royal, Norwich - 7:30pm


5 tickets sold, row T circle if you would like join us.

Sunday 12th of March

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 12th of February

Branch Meeting & Annual General Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 8th of January

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 11th of December

Branch Meeting & Christmas Meal

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Meeting followed by Christmas Meal

Sunday 13th of November

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 9th of October

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Sunday 11th of September

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Monday 5th of September

Plymouth Trip - 5th to 8th September

Wednesday 17th of August

BBQ Clacton

Details to be advised

Sunday 14th of August

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Wednesday 10th of August

BE POP A LULA at Britannia Pier Great Yarmouth

Live and direct from London's West End.
Roy Orbison, Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury & Buddy Holly.

Tickets £17 + small booking fee

Both the Cox's and Taplin's have booked - if you would like to join us phone the Box Office on 01493 842914 booking id 88916.

Friday 15th of July

Holt - Sheringham Train / Lifeboat station Visit

Details to be advised

Sunday 10th of July

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Tuesday 5th of July

Ladies Only Avanti Coach Trip to Cambridge

Cost £17pp

This is not on the tick list so please contact Fran or Julie if interested.

Saturday 25th of June

Forces Day Meal

Kings Head, Ashwellthorpe.

Monday 13th of June

Southwold Brewery Visit & Fish & Chips

Brewery visit needs booking in advance £12 per person (min 6 persons)

Option of day in town if not interested in above.

Sunday 12th of June

Branch Meeting

At Wymondham Town Football Club

Wednesday 25th of May

Fish, Chips & Quiz Night

Meet 7pm at Wymondham Football Club

Monday 9th of May

Nifty Fifty Ten Pin Bowling

Meet 2pm on car park at NAMCO FUNSCAPE - BOWTHORPE.

Unlimited Bowling (3 hours) for just 5 per person and cup of coffee.

Optional Carvery afterwards at Little Melton.