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RTR March to the Cenotaph 2017, Vintner's Recepton and Association AGM Sunday 19 November 2017

27 July 2017 - 20 November 2017

ROYAL TANK REGIMENT CENOTAPH PARADE, WHITEHALL

 

The Cenotaph Parade will be held on Sun 19 November 2017.  The timings for the Parade are:

 

1030 hrs                                Parade forms up on Horse Guards Parade

1040 hrs                                Officer Commanding Parade inspects the Parade

1050 hrs                                Parade moves off  to arrive at the Cenotaph at 1053 hrs

1100 hrs                                Short Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph

1110 hrs                                Parade marches to the RTR Memorial in Whitehall Place

1120 hrs                                Parade Commander lays a wreath at the RTR Memorial

1125 hrs                                Parade is dismissed   

 

The Parade will be commanded by Major General Rob McAfee CB and will be led by the band of The Scots Guards..  Those wishing to take part in the short Service at the Cenotaph but who are unable to march should make their own way to the Cenotaph in their own time.  Officers and all ranks on Parade are asked to wear medals.

After the Parade there will be a Remembrance Service at St Mary Aldermary Church starting at 1200 hrs.  RTR Association Members and their Branch Standards are encouraged to attend the Service.

After the Service there will be a Reception at the Vintners' Hall at 1300 hrs.  The Vintners' Hall, Upper Thames Street is a 3 minute walk from St Mary Aldermary  The RTR Association Branch Representatives' Meeting will take place at 1315 hrs in the Swan Room at the Vintners' Hall. 

 

Transport.  Two double decker buses will transport persons from the junction of  Northumberland  Avenue and Whitehall Place to St Mary Aldermary at 1135 hrs for the Service.  After the Service a coach will return those who do not wish to attend the reception to the RTR Memorial and the Barley Mow Public House, Horseferry Road.  At 1430 hrs a coach will make a return journey to the Barley Mow Public House, Horseferry Road from the Vintners' Hall.

 

SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE

VINTNER’S RECEPTION

 

Please detach and send this completed proforma for ticket(s) to:

 

Regimental Secretary, RTR Home HQ, Stanley Barracks, Bovington, Wareham, Dorset BH20 6JB

 

Personal Details:

 

Rank/Title:                     Initials:                       Name:                                                                    Decorations                          

 

Address: ...........................................................................................................................................................................

 

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........................................................................................................... Tel:  ………………………………......................

 

                I/We would like to attend the Service of Remembrance                                                             YES/NO

 

                I/We would like to attend the Reception at the Vintners' Hall                                                    YES/NO

 

                I/We would like ................................. tickets @ £25:00 each.

 

                I/We would like transport:  From the RTR Memorial to the Service                                         YES/NO

               

I/We would like transport: From St Mary Aldermary to the Barley Mow Public House       YES/NO

 

Remittance:  I enclose a cheque for £ ......................... made payable to “RTR CCF”

 

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