Sheldon
Branch Meetings

Sheldon branch meeting & social is held on the last Thursday of every month.
The venue is :The Onward Club, 107 Helmswood Drive, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham. B37 7NS
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Position
Email address
Telephone number
President:
Capt Frank Young MBE
Vice President:
Albert Page
Chairman:
Mr Jerry Creighton
0798 6776552
Vice Chairman:
David Bromhall
Hon Secretary and Welfare Officer:
Mr Neil Gregory
01827 899220
Asst Secretary:
Mrs Beck Creighton

0794 1737772

Treasurer:
Mrs Bonnie Gregory
07517 488906
Entertainments Officer:
Allan Oakley
Membership Secretary:
Vernon Lyndon

Sheldon branch events and details for April, May and June.

Next meeting & social on Thursday 27th April at 8pm. Please be aware that after this Month the next meeting is not until 29th June as there is no meeting in May.
Benidorm boys long weekend Friday 28th April. Please be at the airport for 4am. The Hotel we are staying at is The Benilux Park.

Regimental Church service at H M Tower of London on 7th May. Smart dress please, Regimental ties and medals.

Dunkirk & Fortress Europe, 5 Days, 4 nights in Belgium on 29th May. The trip includes a visit to Wormhoudt. The departure time at the NEC train station is at approximately 7am. I will confirm this time nearer the day.

Lt General Sir Jeremy Reilly Memorial service 6th June at 12 Noon. Held at St Mary's Church in Warwick. Admission is by ticket only.

Regimental orders with our 1st Battalion at Tidworth on 22nd June. The departure time is 7.30am and lunch is provided.

40's Weekend on Severn valley railway 24th/25th June. Staying at The Falcon Hotel in Bridgenorth. Depart the Onward Club at 7.30am. Those who have asked Bonnie to obtain train tickets for them, they will be available at the next meeting on 27th April.

Sheldon branch membership.
Please be aware that new members need to complete and return a membership form. Subs are still £10.00 due in November at our A.G.M.
Sheldon branch 35th Annual dinner Saturday 28th October being held at The T A Centre in Stoney Lane. Guest of Honour Lt Col Richard Gale TD. Still only £25.00 to attend. This year a magnificent painting by Vernon Lyndon to be auctioned. Several sealed bids already received to date. Hopefully we may have the Corps of drums as it is our 35th dinner since the branch was founded in 1982.
Hope to see you all on Thursday 27th April as it will then be 8 weeks until our next meeting on 29th June. So please do your best.
Welcome to new member John Ricketts. Ex 5RRF 1983-1999
Don't be a stranger, be part of it and stay in touch.
Regards
Neil
"Fusiliers stronger together"