Events Archive

Along with our supporters, we hope to organise lots of interesting events throughout the campaign to raise awareness and funds for the Appeal.

  • Jul 31 2017

    Service to Commemorate the Battle of Passchendaele

    Service to Commemorate the Battle of Passchendaele [3rd Battle of Ypres: 31 July – 10 November 1917] Sunday 30 July 2017 The Battle of Passchendaele, also known as the 3rd Battle of Ypres, took place on the Western Front, between 31 July and 10 November 1917. As was often the case, the Battle was a […]

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  • Aug 01 2017

    Commemoration Service for Sergeant Arthur Ramage, DCM, MM & bar, Croix de Guerre, MID

    Commemoration Service for Sergeant Arthur Ramage, DCM, MM & bar, Croix de Guerre, MID Wednesday 1 August 2017 at 1100 Carluke War Memorial, Market Place, Carluke   Carluke has been described as the “Bravest town in Britain” producing no less than three recipients of the Victoria Cross. However, the most decorated soldier to hail from […]

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  • Jun 10 2016

    Welcome Home Parade – Penicuik

      Our successor Battalion, The Royal Highland Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland recently returned from a very successful tour in Afghanistan and will be participating in three Welcome Home parades, concluding  at Penicuik on Friday 10 June 2016. Veterans from The Royal Highland Fusiliers and the antecedent regiments are invited to join the parade […]

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  • Jun 09 2016

    Welcome Home Parade – Glasgow

    Our successor Battalion, The Royal Highland Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland recently returned from a very successful tour in Afghanistan and will be participating in three Welcome Home parades, the second of which is in Glasgow on Thursday 9 June 2016. Veterans from The Royal Highland Fusiliers and the antecedent regiments are […]

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  • Jun 08 2016

    Welcome Home Parade – Ayr

    Our successor Battalion, The Royal Highland Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland recently returned from a very successful tour in Afghanistan and will be participating in three Welcome Home parades, beginning with Ayr on Wednesday 8 June 2016. Veterans from The Royal Highland Fusiliers and the antecedent regiments are invited to join the […]

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  • May 07 2016

    VE Day Parade at Knightswood

    The Victory in Europe (VE) Day service will be held at in Knightswood St Margaret’s Church on Saturday 7 May 2016 – this will be followed by a short service at the Veterans Memorial and a parade along the Boulevard to the Lincoln pub for refreshments. The timings are: 1000 onwards: church hall opens for […]

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  • Apr 23 2016

    Rozelle Remembrance Woodland Service

    On Saturday 23 April 2016, a service will be held in Rozelle Park in Ayr to celebrate the completion of the first stage of the park’s remembrance woodland project, which began in 2015 as part of the World War 1 centenary commemorations taking place from 2014 to 2018. The project allows the woodland to grow naturally (as […]

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  • Jul 01 2016

    A Paving Stone to Honour one of Glasgow’s Heroes!

    Sergeant James Youll Turnbull of 17th Battalion (The Commercials), The Highland Light Infantry, was awarded the Victoria Cross for bravery and devotion to duty at the Leipzig Salient during the Battle of the Somme on 1 July 1916. Sergeant Turnbull’s bravery will be honoured by the laying of a paving stone at Glasgow’s People’s Palace […]

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  • Nov 18 2015

    Talk in Ayr: The Battle of Loos – a few places left!

    Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Willie Coupar will be giving a talk on the Battle of Loos on Wednesday 18 November 2015 in the County Hall, County Buildings, Wellington Square, Ayr; beginning with light refreshments at 5.30 pm. Colonel Coupar’s talk will concern the Battle of Loos: the so-called “Big Push” – the biggest British battle to take place […]

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  • Aug 15 2015

    VJ Weekend at RHF Museum & Exhibition by Amazing new artist!

    This is Victory Over Japan (VJ) weekend (15/16 August) and the Royal Highland Fusiliers Museum will be open for both days. Not only will you be able to visit the “hidden gem” of Glasgow museums, but we will be hosting the inaugural exhibition of an amazing young artist, who just happens to be one of […]

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  • Sep 13 2015

    Well Done The Paras – 4 Can Collections for the Appeal in 2015!

    This year, our friendly, neighbourhood veterans from Glasgow and the West of Scotland Branch of the Parachute Regimental Association (PRA) have raised a tremendous £4,792.58  for our RHF Museum Appeal – for which we give them a huge and heart-felt Thank You! Veterans from Glasgow’s PRA and from our own Highland Light Infantry Association have been out with our […]

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