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Royal British Legion 1h
Imagine cycling through the French countryside towards Paris, side-by-side participants from , with not a single car or red light slowing you down. Now do it for real. ▶
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If you’ve been inspired by the Invictus Games and you're looking for a challenge this year, apply today to join for the 2019 Games in Sheffield. Interested? Find out more and sign up now. ➡️
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Royal British Legion Jan 19
"I don’t recall any serious problems – my troop reached the first gun battery without loss – and there was no need for the flamethrower." Denis Fawcett's unit took part in D-Day after he joined the Royal Marines in 1940. Find out more ➡️
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Royal British Legion Jan 18
We're delighted that Susan Coleman, our National Diversity Champion and Membership Officer of our new LGBTQ+ & Allies Branch, has been nominated for . Susan's a finalist for the Defence Inclusivity Award, which is well deserved. Congratulations! 🎉
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Royal British Legion Jan 18
A huge congratulations to our partners for their nomination for the Working Together Award. The recognise many truly inspirational people and teams so well done to the whole team from all of us at the Legion. 🎉
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Royal British Legion Jan 18
Replying to @NobbyPompey
Hi Nobby, sadly LGBTQ prejudice is still rife in society and it causes unique problems for this community. It’s important to show those who might not feel like they can speak up that we have the help they need available.
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Royal British Legion Jan 18
Replying to @mal5smith
Hi Mal, of course anyone can be a member of any branch but sadly LGBTQ prejudice is still rife and it causes unique problems for this community. We believe it's important to show those who might not feel like they can speak up that we can provide the help they may need.
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Royal British Legion Jan 18
Take on the unique challenge of a 4-day trek along the Normandy coastline. 🚶🇫🇷 With a dedicated historian joining, you'll be fully immersed in the sites & scenery of the Landings. Discover more. ⏩
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Royal British Legion Jan 17
This year we will remember the sacrifice of the over 200,000 Allied and Commonwealth soldiers who fought at the battles of Monte Cassino. On 11 May to mark the 75th anniversary we will be commemorating them at . Find out more ➡️
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Royal British Legion Jan 16
A series of events has been announced to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings. Events will take place in France and around the UK this June, including the charter of a ship which will take veterans on a trip to France. 🛳️ Read more:
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Royal British Legion Jan 16
Replying to @y0rksh1re_blue
Hi Ian, I'm really sorry to hear this but I do recommend giving us a call to see if we have any support for this procedure.
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Royal British Legion Jan 16
Replying to @y0rksh1re_blue
Hi Ian, have you called our helpline on 0808 802 8080 to see if we can help with your teeth?
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Ministry of Defence 🇬🇧 Jan 16
We are looking for Normandy veterans to embark on a remarkable opportunity to commemorate , by joining on a specially chartered ship which will set sail to Normandy this June. Register interest here: 
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Royal British Legion Jan 16
Replying to @RGSNewcastle
Fantastic, thank you! 🙌🙌
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Royal British Legion Jan 15
Replying to @Alex_Orue @UKinMexico
Gracias por compartir. 😄
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Royal British Legion Jan 15
"It was just one of those things that I happened to be on duty on D-Day itself." At just 17, Marie Garcia had no idea she would end up working on D-Day when joined the WRENs in 1944. Find out she became involved. ➡️
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Royal British Legion Jan 14
Replying to @MarkCrossley20
Hi Mark, feel free to send your suggestions on to info@britishlegion.org.uk :)
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Royal British Legion Jan 14
Replying to @annemarie7323
Thank you :)
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Royal British Legion Jan 14
Replying to @PoppyLegion
Sorry, the link appears to be broken! You can find out more here:
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Royal British Legion Jan 14
Replying to @Winnfrith1
Ahhh sorry! Here it is:
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