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Royal British Legion 10h
"Dealing with our grief, the paperwork and the general aftermath of what had happened were a struggle to cope with.” Following the tragic suicide of her husband, Chantelle contacted us & met Annette, an Advice and Information Officer. ▶️ This is her story:
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Royal British Legion 15h
Well done! 🙌
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Royal British Legion Mar 25
Replying to @massindefence @LLHalf
Thank you so much! 🙌
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Royal British Legion Mar 25
Did you know it was during that Britain recruited its first female soldier? Flora Sandes made it all the way up to Sergeant Major. Watch our video and join in our celebrations of the WW1 generation of women for 🙌
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Royal British Legion Mar 24
Just 5 weeks until ! Who’s excited? We’ve got over 120 runners raising vital money for The Royal British Legion - good luck to you all! For the rest of you, it’s a great event so come along and cheer if you can, or watch it on TV. We can’t wait! 🏃
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Royal British Legion Mar 23
To commemorate 70 years since the end of the Blockade, we’re holding a free event at on Sunday 12 May 2019. The day will include a number of interactive activities, a lunch reception & Berlin Ceremony. Find out more & register now!
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Royal British Legion Mar 22
Replying to @greeneking
Thanks so much for your support 😀
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Royal British Legion Mar 22
On 21 January 2019 Team completed the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, rowing 3,000 nautical miles across the Atlantic in support of The Royal British Legion 🚣 Find out more about their epic achievement:
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Royal British Legion Mar 21
What are you doing this September? Fancy taking part in a bike ride from London to Paris? The four-day ride will take you through beautiful English and French countryside covering an impressive 460km. So what are you waiting for? ➡️ 🚴
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Royal British Legion Mar 20
Sam Alderson had never touched a rugby ball before she joined the in 2008. Ten years on she is the Navy women’s cross code rugby captain. Sport plays an important role in people’s mental and physical wellbeing and that’s why we help fund the Navy’s rugby teams. 🏉
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Royal British Legion Mar 20
Happy birthday, Dame Vera Lynn! Thank you for the amazing, selfless charity work you've committed much of your life to, as seen here at our 2009 with 🎂 Have a lovely day!
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Royal British Legion Mar 19
Alanna Nihell is the first ever female Boxing Team Captain and has won multiple national titles as well as a Commonwealth bronze medal. Sport plays an important role in people’s mental and physical wellbeing and that’s why we help fund the UKAF boxing team. 🥊
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Royal British Legion Mar 18
Replying to @ntfc
Thanks for the support. 😊
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Royal British Legion Mar 18
Replying to @1989Hough
You're very welcome. Glad we could help.
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Royal British Legion Mar 18
We know that all wounded, injured and sick service men and women go on their own recovery journey and that’s exactly what provides. Last November the centre led a team on an epic trek across the Himalayas. Watch the video to hear Becky's experience of the trip.
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Royal British Legion Mar 17
We’re excited to announce Team Ethos as official fundraising partner to for 2020. They’ve already raised over £7m to assist military sporting talent & to kickstart fundraising, their registered charity has donated £50k!
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Royal British Legion Mar 17
For we're celebrating women who showed tremendous strength, leadership, courage & resilience as nurses, spies, pilots, factory workers, engagement officers and more. Take this journey filled with drama, hope, loss and compassion. ▶
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Royal British Legion Mar 16
Imagine administering first aid on the front line, on horseback, weaving your way through a battlefield to find your patient & stabilise him before the ambulance arrives. Find out more about the lifesaving women who did just that ▶
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Royal British Legion Mar 15
Replying to @hms_argyll @greeneking
After saving 27 lives aboard the Grande America cargo ship this week the least we could do for was provide their final scran on board and get them some wets
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Royal British Legion Mar 15
We are proud to announce that @GreeneKingBrewery has raised £32,961 from sales of our Flanders Fields ale! To celebrate this fantastic amount raised they’ve donated for ’s home coming – welcome back crew!
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