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  • We walk for them

    1000km from the D-Day beaches in Normandy to the bridge at Arnhem Two 'ordinary blokes' - Glen Ryan and John Malaney - have decided that as 2014 is a major year for military anniversaries, it is t...

  • Pedal to Paris 2014

    The annual Royal British Legion Pedal to Paris bike ride will once again leave Greenwich for a four-day ride to the heart of Paris. This will be our nineteenth outing and our flagship cycling even...

  • Exmoor 30:30

    Exmoor 30:30 is an annual endurance event that has raised money for Armed Services charities over the past 4 years. From 2011 this event has exclusively supported The Royal British Legion. If you ...

  • Great Gwent Poppy Run

    Join us on Sunday 21 September, for the Great Gwent Poppy Run to raise money for the Poppy Appeal. Starting at 9am, it's a 7 mile circular route around Scenic Drive, Cwmcarn. Register in advance f...

  • Magnificent Musicals at Southwark Cathedral

    The Central Band as the flagship band of The Royal British Legion really needs no introduction. By popular demand, it will be returning to Southwark Cathedral for a joyous evening to showcase those...

  • Royal Parks Foundation Ultra

    The Royal Parks Foundation Ultra is a stunning 50km trail and road route, passing some of London's most iconic landmarks - it really is one of the best, and most challenging ways to see our beautif...

  • Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

    Run through four of London's best-loved Royal Parks and take in some of the most famous landmarks of the Capital in this popular half-marathon. The Legion is really pleased to be invovled with thi...

  • The Poppy Rocks Ball

    Folllowing its great success last year, The Poppy Rocks Ball is on again. Tickets are now on sale for this prestigious night at the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC) in London on Saturday 25 Octob...

  • The Poppy Run

    The Poppy Run started in 2011 and is a national series of 5km fun runs, open to all, which aims to raise funds and awareness for The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. You don't need to be super f...

  • Piper at the Poppy Ball
    The Poppy Ball

    The Poppy Ball returns in 2014 at a slightly earlier date but again at a beautiful venue in London which reflects the grandeur of a bygone era. Now in its fourth year, the Poppy Ball is fast becom...

  • London Poppy Day bus
    London Poppy Day

    We're looking for everyone in the city to join in for another successful London Poppy Day this year. Last year, we raised over £1 million in one day! And once again, more than 2,000 volunteers rep...

  • Birmingham City Poppy Day

    An army of 250 volunteers, with the accompaniment of military bands will be collecting in and around Birmingham for the city's second Poppy Day on Wednesday 5 November.   Following on from last ye...

  • Manchester Poppy Day

    Following last year's success, Manchester Poppy Day on Thursday 6 November will see more than 100 soldiers, cadets, veterans and volunteers join forces to sell poppies across the city centre for th...

  • Bristol Poppy Day

    On Thursday 6 November our collectors will be out in force in Bristol for the Bristol Poppy Day 2014.  If you'd like to be part of the team visit our Volunteering section or to find out more about...

  • Run2Remember

    Join us for our annual fun run Run2Remember at 11am on Saturday 8 November, the day before Remembrance Sunday. Enter on your own or as a team and choose from 1.1km, 5km or 11km courses. We will be...

  • Guildhall Christmas Celebration 2009
    Christmas Celebration 2014

    We invite you to begin your Christmas season with us in style and glamour. Soak up the atmosphere of the ancient and magnificent Guildhall while singing your heart out in the Great Hall. Our progr...

  • Christmas at Highclere Castle

    Join us for a unique opportunity to celebrate Christmas at "Downton Abbey" ! 200 guests are invited to join us at Highclere, by very kind permission of Lord and Lady Carnarvon, to enjoy a pre-Chri...

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