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Become a member of the legion family today.  We provide lifelong support to serving and ex-serving personnel and their families.

Membership starts from £18 a year and is open to everyone.

The Royal British Legion is the country’s largest Armed Forces charity, with 235,000 members, 55,000 volunteers and a network of partners and charities; helping to make sure we can provide support wherever and whenever it’s needed.

Whether you’re a fundraiser, volunteer, member or proud Poppy Appeal collector – however you choose to support us, we couldn’t do it without you.

As a thank you for your support, you’ll also get some exclusive members offers including :                    

                     Priority access to tickets for the Festival of Remembrance                    

                     Access to purchase members-only products from the Poppy Shop and a 15% discount on other products.

                     5% discount on Remembrance Travel tours if you’re a serving member of the UK Armed Forces. 

Be part of our family, We welcome everyone whether you have a connection to the Armed Forces or not.

Membership of The Royal British Legion is available to all adults, not just members or ex-members of the forces and we always welcome new members. Join Online or drop into your local branch.  For details of when and where they meet, ring our freephone number 0808 802 8080

D-Day 80 events

We will be marking the 80th anniversary with events in the UK, Normandy and Bayeux on 5 and 6 June 2024, as well as with community events around the UK.

We are inviting Normandy and WW2 veterans, families of the fallen, descendants of Normandy veterans, and members of the public to join us in commemorating D-Day 80.



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To find out who to contact in your area please see the list of Branches on our branch information page.


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.