Bride Valley Branch






Newsletter 2010/11













History of our Branch


Poppy Appeal








Useful Links





At the AGM in December 2009 your committee was elected as follows:-

President: Admiral G. Pritchard
Chairman: Ray West
Vice Chairman: Basil Dent
Secretary: Jim Reeves
Treasurer: Graham Rees
Standard Bearer: Steve Dove
Poppy Appeal Organiser: Tony Coombes
Committee: , Chris Skues, Joyce Hyde,
Geoffrey Bourne-Taylor, Howard Bongers and Tom James

Social Evenings are held at the Three Horseshoes P.H. Burton Bradstock usually once a month. The cost is £5 including supper . Meet at 7.30pm. Please give our secretary Jim Reeves if you intend coming as early as possible. 01308 897091.

Donations for the raffle are always welcome.

Please check the BVN for any alterations.

The dates are as follows:-

October 4th 2010

November 1st 2010

December 6th 2010

January 31st 2011

March 21st

May 2nd 2011 (this may be altered as it is the Spring bank holiday

June 6th 2011

July 4th 2011

Other Events

19th September 2010 Battle of Britain Service of Thanksgiving and Commoration at St. Mary's Church, Burton Bradstock at 11am.

22nd October 2010 Annual Band Concert featuring te St. Swithun's Band at Burton Bradstock Village Hall at 7.30 in aid of The Poppy Appeal . Tickets £5 available from the Burton Bradstock Post Office.

1st November 2010 Annual General Meeting in the Reading Room at 1800 hrs. followed by the social evening in the Three Horseshoes.

11th November, 2010 Coffee morning in Burton Bradstock Village hall in aid of The Poppy Appeal starting at 10.30am

13th November 2010 Pilgrimage around the Bride Valley War memorials strting from Burton Bradstock library at 10.30am

14th November 2010 Remembrance Day Service at St. mary's Church, Burton Bradstock commencing at 10.40am

February 7th 2011 Annual Dinner at the West Dorset and Bridport Golf Club. 1830hrs for 1900hrs.