Talks, drinks and supper
Warkworth and Amble District Royal British Legion meets at Warkworth War Memorial Hall, Castle St, Warkworth every two months on a Wednesday evening at 7pm. We have 80 members of all ages from 15 to 94 and welcome anyone with an interest in the aims of the Royal British Legion. You don’t need to have served in the armed forces. We have a speaker at each meeting and have drinks and supper afterwards. We are also affiliated with Amble Army Cadet Force.
Our next meeting is on Wednesday 13 May at 7pm. Our speaker will be Janet Brown, who will give a talk on the North East War Memorial Project.
On Wednesday 1 July 2015 at 7pm, June Watson will give a talk on five New Zealand servicemen who were shot at dawn in WW1; a case history of Robert Fowler, a Kiwi soldier injured by shrapnel at Gallipoli, who was a patient of pioneer plastic surgeons in NZ and UK. Includes a slide tour of the Returned Services Association in Warkworth, New Zealand.