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Welcome to The Royal British Legion in Somerset.

 

County Office Move

The County Chairman and County Secretary are now located at Dunkirk Memorial House in Bishops Lydeard.

All Membership, Remembrance, Ceremonial, Legion in the Community, event planning queries and equipment loans should be directed to the new address, email or phone numbers.

Welfare enquiries should be directed to:-  LEGIONLINE on 0808 8028080

 

The County Office postal address and contacts are below:-

County Chairman

 
Mr R. Duddridge
Dunkirk Memorial House
Bishops Lydeard
TAUNTON
TA4 3BT

email - rjduddridge@britishlegion.org.uk

County Secretary

Kate Hurley
Dunkirk Memorial House
Bishops Lydeard
TAUNTON
TA4 3BT
email - KHurley@britishlegion.org.uk

Tel - 01823 431 262

 

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The Legion was formed as a voice for the Armed Forces community. 360,000 members help us ensure that this voice does not go unheard.HelpUsHelpThem

We welcome all supporters of the Service community - you don't have to have an Armed Forces background to join.

  • Join a network of people who care about Armed Forces personnel, ex-Servicemen and women and their families
  • Show your support for our campaigning work for the Armed Forces community
  • Access unique discounts through the MOD Defence Discount Scheme and Rewards for Forces discounts
  • Vote on the issues we champion and shape the way the Legion evolves
  • Enjoy social and sports events and get involved in one of our 50 bands
  • Receive free copies of our bi-monthly Legion Magazine which keeps you up to date with news about the Legion's work around the UK and abroad
  • Join one of 2500 branches nationwide or overseas
  • Receive concessions on affiliated Legion products including Poppy Travel
  • Take part in ceremonial events, indirectly through eligibility to tickets for the Festival of Remembrance, or directly by becoming a Standard Bearer
  • Youth members can take part in parades as youth standard bearers; learn to play a musical instrument and possibly take part in the annual Festival of Remembrance.

 

We are here to administer and support the delivery of welfare services and the membership and fundraising activities of the Legion's branches and clubs throughout Somerset.   

 

About The Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion is the nation's leading Armed Forces charity providing care and support to all members of the British Armed Forces past and present and their families. It is also the national Custodian of Remembrance and safeguards the Military Covenant between the nation and its Armed Forces. It is best known for the annual Poppy Appeal and its emblem the red poppy.

Visit www.britishlegion.org.uk for details of our national initiatives.