The annual conference of The Royal British Legion was in Eastbourne from 21-22 May 2016.

The 2016 Annual Conference was held at the he Devonshire Park Centre in Eastbourne, Sussex on Saturday 21 May and Sunday 22 May with the Standard Bearers' Competition on Friday 19 May.  

Photos from the conference can be found at, accessed through the ‘client’ area using the code 2016Eastbourne. Copies of photos can be ordered by emailing Stephen Williams at the identification number and quantity of each photo required. Hard copy prints can be ordered at £7 for one print, £14 for three or £23.50 for six  or £30 for 8 (all prices include postage).

Voting on charter and general motions considered at this year's conference are available online here and the Final Agenda can be downloaded below.

National Cups and Awards were presented at conference and the list of recipients are available here.

No videos of major speeches at conference were taken in 2016, but transcripts are available below.


The next Annual Conference will be held in Southport, Merseyside from 20-21 May 2017.

Future annual conferences will be held in the following locations:

2018  Belfast, Northern Ireland - 19-20 May

2019  Bournemouth, Dorset - 18-19 May

2020  TBC - 23-24 May


Annual Conference allows Legion members to take part in the shaping and direction of the Legion. Only Legion members are entitled to vote and you can find out more about becoming a delegate, the business of conference and much more from the navigation on the left. 

Find out more about joining the Legion here.