Schools and learning
Assemblies to commemorate the Battle of Britain during the week including Battle of Britain Day on 15 September can be found on the RAF Benevolent Fund site at www.rafbf.org.
For other free learning resources including assemblies on Remembrance in general and other associated topics, visit our Schools and Learning section.
70th Anniversary events
On 15 September 2010, to honour each man who was vital to winning the Battle of Britain, The Royal British Legion displayed 2,927 balloons at the Battle of Britain National Memorial at Capel-le-Ferne in Kent and the thousands of tribute messages sent in by our supporters. A commemorative service was held at the Memorial at 11am.
For a location map and for further details of the Capel-le-Ferne memorial please visit www.battleofbritainmemorial.org
Special edition of Poppy Press
Read about Hitler's Operation Sealion, Hugh Beresford who disappeared into thin air, Spitfire Girls and much more in our special Battle of Britiain 70th Anniversary Issue of Poppy Press from Summer 2010.
Poppy Press comes out 3 times a year and is designed to update our supporters on our ongoing work with the serving and ex-Service community. If you'd like to receive a copy, click here.