The Royal British Legion Standard


Events in Wales 2014

Please find a list of events taking place all over Wales in 2014.

 September 2014

WW1 Centenary Concert - Saturday 6 September at Llanelli Theatre Carmarthenshire.

Centenary Ploughmans Lunch - Saturday 6 September at the TA Centre, Prestatyn  12:30 £9.75 per person with glass of wine included

WW1 Remembrance Concert - Saturday 20 September 5.00pm at The Brangwyn Hall Swansea

Great Gwent Poppy Run - Sunday 21 September 8am for a 9am start at Cwmcarn Drive. Click here to register or for more information, email or call Mike Jones Cpac Gwent 07875 089 933.

October 2014

South West Wales District Lyric Poppy Launch Concert - Saturday 18 October 5.00pm more details to follow

Fundraising Event starring Welsh Elvis Darren Graceland Jones - Saturday 18 October, Goytre Village Hall (Pontypool). Buffet and Auction Tickets £10 each. Contact Mike Jones 07875 089933

Wartime Ration Dance - Friday 24 October 2014 – Poppy Appeal Launch.  At Catholic Club Dowlais. Merthyr Tydfil 7pm.  Join in a night of nostalgia and a trip down memory lane, war time buffet, raffle and live music. Including Ross Peters.  Further information to follow:

South East Wales District Poppy Appeal Launch - Saturday 25 October 2014 at The Garw Valley Leisure Centre, Pontycymmer commencing at 7:30.

November 2014

Wales Festival of Remembrance - Saturday 1 November St David's Hall, Cardiff 7.00pm

Wales Field of Remembrance - Wednesday 5 November for 10 days at Cardiff Castle. Opening ceremony commences at 10.30am on 5/11/14.

North Wales Remembrance Concert - Saturday 8 November at St Giles Church Wrexham featuring The Guilsfield Singers with Soloist Bethan Scotford and Sarah Garrett.
This will be a concert rather than a service, but as it is the centenary year of the First World War we hope to attract a large audience. 

WW1 City of Swansea Festival of Remembrance - Saturday 8 November at the Brangwyn Hall Swansea

Poppy Fish - Sunday 16 November 2014 A fly fishing competition being held at Cwm Hedd Lakes Bassaleg Newport. For further information please contact Mike Jones on
07875 089933 or enter click here.

December 2014