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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 th...

  • Charity screening of Universal war films

    Universal Pictures (UK) has teamed up with UK based social-digital platform ourscreen, to host a series of screenings at 8 Picturehouse cinemas across the UK to raise vital money for The Royal Brit...

  • London Triathlon

    Do you cycle? Are you a keen swimmer? Do you enjoy running? If you answered 'yes' to each of these questions, have you thought about participating in a triathlon? The Royal British Legion has 30 ...

  • Heroes at Highclere

    Commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War at the 'real Downton Abbey' and help raise money for numerous Armed Forces charities and humanitarian causes at Highclere Castle on Sunday 3...

  • Newmarket Raceday

    The Legion's visit to Newmarket is now an annual highlight of our summer calendar and after blue skies and a few winners last year, we'll be back in August for more fun and horse-fancying. This is ...

  • Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100

    Follow in the tyre treads of our Olympic heroes and join Team Legion on this incredible ride. Heading off from the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 20,000 cyclists will make their way down to the Sur...

  • 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 fo...

  • 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 fi...

  • 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...

  • 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 yea...

  • 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 ...

  • 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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