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Standard - Bearers

Welcome to Cambridgeshire Standard - Bearers School


School meets at 1400-1600  ( new and old Standard Bearers are welcome to attend part or whole of the session)
Cottenham Sports Centre Cottenham Village CollegeHigh StreetCottenhamCambridge
CB24 8UA
01954 288760 (Reception Number)
2022/2023 Dates ( subject to change so contact cambridgeshire.parademarshal@rbl.community


17 Sept 


24 Sept                              

Cottenham (additional school for competition training)

1 Oct

Cottenham (additional school for competition training)

8 Oct

County Competition – location TBC

11 Nov                             

Armistice Day

13 Nov                               

Remembrance Sunday (Cambridge War Memorial TBC)

?? Nov                               

Remembrance Service @ Salvation Army Citadel, Cambridge TBC

26 Nov                                 



Christmas Dinner




7 Jan                                   


28 Jan   TBC                       

County Conference

11 Feb                                 


Feb TBC                               

Eastern Region Competition

11 Mar                                 


15 Apr                                 


22 Apr (TBC)                       

ANZAC Service @ Cambridge 

13 May                                 


10 Jun                                   


08 Jul                                   


16/20 Aug                           

Ramsey 40s TBC





August 2022

Cambridgeshire Royal British Legion

Affiliated Youth Groups Standard Bearer Training and Competition



We would like to offer all our Affiliated Youth Groups a chance to get some training and practice in Standard Bearing prior to Remembrance Sunday this year.  We will be holding an opportunity for them to do this on Saturday 22 October 2022.



Venue:          Cottenham Village College, High Street, Cottenham, CB24 8UA


Dress:            Uniform as appropriate to your organisation


Parking:        There is plenty of parking at the Village College


Programme:            1030-1045  Arrive

                                    1045-1245   Training and practice

                                    1245-1330   Lunch

                                    1330-1500   Competition


We would like to invite at least 2 members from all our Affiliated Groups, if the Group has its own Standard please bring it with you, there will be some RBL Standards for you to use if not.


The winner of this competition will be offered the opportunity to take on prestigious appointment of Royal British Legion Youth Standard Bearer for Cambridgeshire.


Please return the form below to the County Youth Officer



By the 23rd September 2022 at the latest


Colin Elsden

County RBL Youth Officer




Youth Group:



Number of members attending:    



Will they bring their own Standard:   


                 Yes                                                   No



Any dietary requirements:     (a buffet lunch will be available for all competitors)