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Kent County Diary of Events - 2015
Sun 17th County conference - Headcorn Village Hall (1pm)
Sun 22nd South East Regional Standard Bearer Competition-
Sat 28th Branch officer's Workshop - location tbc.
Sun 5th-6th Medway steam & Transport Rally - Chatham Historic
Wed. 15th-16th WS Annual Conference - Bournemouth.
Thurs 23rd Zeebrugge Memorial Service at St. James Cemetery
25th & 26th Kent Air Cadets Nijmegen March, Cosford.
Sat 25th 100th Anniversary of Gallipoli Campaign - the Cenotaph.
Sun 26th KM Big bike ride.
Sun. 26th Standard Bearers training - Capel Morris Centre (10:00am)
8th - 10th VE Day celebrations. Further details under local news.
Ashford, Canterbury, Dartford, Deal, Dymchurch,
Fri 8th Kennington & Ashford VE Day 40's style
dinner /dance evening.
Sat 9th WS Rally - Seasalter.
Sun 10th Seasalter VE Day cream tea.
Sun 10th VE Day Celebrations.
Sun 10th Poppy Walk - Whitstable Castle (10:00am)
Sat 16th-17th Annual Conference - Southport.
Thus 21st Sittingbourne Poppy Appeal Organisers
Thank you at Sittingbourne Race Track.
Wed 24th - 26th 75th Anniversary of Dunkirk Evacuation (op.Dynamo)
Sat 13th - 14th Folkestone & Ashford Military Show - Sittinbourne show Ground.*
Sat 20th - 21st Hellfire Corner Weekend - Pencester Gardens, Dover*
Sat 27th Armed Forces Day.*
Ashford, Aylesford, Dymchurch, Gillingham, Orpington.
Sat 4th Poppy Dance, Dymchurch.
Sun 5th County Parade - British Legion Village, Garden of
Honour. Further details see Kent County Parade.
Sun 5th Dragon Boat Race (BAE Team raising money for
The Poppy Appeal) Mote Park.
Fri 10th Battle of Britain Afternoon Tea Party and
Evening Dinner at the Wateringbury Hotel (ticket only).
Sat 11th-12th Thanet at War - Ramsgate.
Tues 14th Community Awards for Poppy Appeal at Aylesford
Wed 22nd - 26th War & Peace Revival - Folkestone Racecourse,
Tues 21st/Fri 24th RAF Cadets - Nijmegen (Holland) Marches.
Sun 26th Dover Patrol.
Run for Honour, Dymchurch. (Date to be confirmed)
Sat 15th VJ Day Celebrations.
Sat 15th Burma Star Memorial Service. (Date to be confirmed).
Sat 15th - 16th Headcorn Combined Ops Military Vehicle & Air Show.*
Sat 29th - 31st Military Odyssey - County Showground, Detling.*
Sat 19th - 20th Salute to the 40s - Chatham Historic Dockyard.*
Fri 9th Moles Honour Ride, Gravesend to Ypres passing
through Aylesford Memorial Gardens on route to Dover
Sun 11th County Standard Bearer Competition - Ditton.
Wed 21st Poppy Launch - County Hall, Maidstone.
Wed 21st Trafalgar Day service at St. Georges Church, Deal.
Fri 23rd Thanet Festival of Remembrance- Winter Gardens
Fri 23rd Kent Civic Poppy Launch KCC Offices, Maidstone.
Sat 24th County Poppy Lunch - Brompton Barracks.
Sun 25th Public Poppy Launch - Bluewater.
Sat 7th Festival of Remembrance - Royal Albert Hall.
Sun 8th Remembrance Sunday.
Sat 12th Carol Service - Capel Morris Centre (3pm)
Sun 16th County Conference - Headcorn Village Hall (12noon)
* County Recruiting Stall
VE & VJ DAY CELEBRATIONS
Fri 8th Service to mark the 70th Anniversary of VE Day -
Buttermarket, Canterbury at 11:00am.
Fri 8th 40's/50's themed charity night with live band, disco,
buffet and raffle in aid of TRBL - Kennington Carvery
Fri 8th 40's themed charity night with the Clefhanger Big
Band with music and dancing in aid of TRBL - The
River Centre, Tonbridge at 7:30pm
Fri 8th Beacon Lighting ceremony at the Battle of Briatian
Memorial, Capel-Le-Ferne. 09:30am.
Sat 8th Rochester & Strood Branch VE/VJ Day Poppy Appeal
fundraising event (more later).