There are approximately 2,500 Royal British Legion branches across the UK and overseas providing comradeship and supporting the Legion as a charity.
If the branch you want is not on this list or you need help finding out which branches are in which county please call our helpline on 0808 802 8080 between 8 am and 8pm. Alternatively, you can check the relevant county or district website.
The National Branches District administers national branches with no geographical boundaries. Those national branches with website are
|Cyclists Branch||National Memorial Arboretum Branch|
|Riders Branch||St James' Branch|
|South African Branch (formerly SA Legion of Military Veterans)|
|'Y' Services (Garats HaY)||Young Professionals|
UK LOCAL branches
Please select the first letter of the branch you are looking for.
|Daventry||Dawley & District||Dawlish|
|Douglas||Dowlais||Downham & District|
|Driffield & District||Dulwich||Dungannon / Moy|
|Dunmow & District||Dursley & Cam|
|East Barnet||East Grinstead||East Harling|
|East Liverpool||Elham Valley|
|East Pennard||East & West Ardsley||Eastcote|
|Eastleigh, Chandlers Ford & District||Eastwood and District||Eaton Socon|
|Faringdon & Shriveham||Farnborough||Farnsfield|
|Fleet, Crookham & District||Ford||Forest Hall
|Frecheville||Fulbourn & Teversham|
|Goole & Howden||Gosberton & District|
|Great Harwood||Great Torrington||Great Wakering|
|Ilminster||Ivybridge||Ixworth & District|
|Kimbolton||Kimpton||Kingsbridge & District|
|Kingstanding & North Birmingham
||Kingswood & Hanham
|Uckfield||Upminster & Cranham|
|Vale of Belvoir||Vale of Glamorgan|
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