Upcoming Events

Apr
29
Sat
Service of Remembrance for Baedeker raids on Norwich @ Earlham Cemetery
Apr 29 @ 10:30 – 11:30

Baedeker memorial at Earlham cemetery – Muster 10.30hrs

Jul
1
Sat
Sunday Lunch – July @ Bawburgh Golf Club
Jul 1 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Sep
17
Sun
Battle of Britain Service @ Norwich Cathedral
Sep 17 @ 11:00 – 12:30
Sep
24
Sun
Sunday Lunch – September @ Costessey Park Golf Club
Sep 24 @ 13:00 – 16:00

The September Sunday Lunch will take place at Costessey Park Golf Club, Parklands, Costessey, Norwich NR8 5AL at 1300 on Sunday 24 September.

2 courses for £13.75 (select from the menu on the day).

Jan
20
Sat
Burns Night @ Army Reserve Centre
Jan 20 @ 18:00 – 23:59
The event will follow along similar lines of previous years.
Tickets are £35 per person and for money you will get the traditional Burns’ supper, piping in of the haggis escorted by claymore bearer, the traditional address with a few very short speeches. The meal is three courses with the starter being scoops of haggis, tatties and neaps. Whiskey and port for the loyal toast is provided and other drinks are available at a moderate price. Entertainment after the speeches will be a ceilidh band with a caller for the Highland dancing.
 
Start time 18:00 for 18:30 with carriages at 23:59, although a lot of people tend to say on afterwards. Please note the piper will pipe to dinner at 18:15 and guests are expected to be seated by 18:30
 
Dress Code:Highland dress or jacket and tie, serving military personnel may wear evening uniform. Miniatures medals are optional in all cases.
For group bookings the table arrangement are for ten seats.
Please use the Contact Us soonest for tickets.
Feb
25
Sun
Sunday Lunch – February @ Bawburgh Golf Club
Feb 25 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Apr
15
Sun
Sunday Visit – Old Buckenham Airfield @ Old Buckenham Airfield
Apr 15 @ 09:30 – Apr 16 @ 10:30
Sunday Visit – St George’s Distillery @ English Whisky Co.
Apr 15 @ 12:30 – Apr 16 @ 13:30
May
19
Sat
HMS Queen Elizabeth Visit @ Portsmouth Dockyard
May 19 @ 09:30 – May 20 @ 10:30
May
27
Sun
Armed Forces Fete @ Longwater Lane Park
May 27 – May 28 all-day
Jun
10
Sun
Hethel Open Day @ Hethel Airfield
Jun 10 all-day
Jul
26
Thu
RAF Marham – Familes Day @ RAF Marham
Jul 26 all-day
Sep
30
Sun
Royal Hospital School Holbrook Visit @ Royal Hospital School Holbrook
Sep 30 all-day
Oct
7
Sun
County Commemoration of the Armistice on the Western Front @ Belle Vue Park
Oct 7 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Oct
21
Sun
El Alamein Service (Desert Rats) @ St Andrew’s Church
Oct 21 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Service to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein

Sir Timothy Colman, KG and Lt Gen Sir Simon Mayall, KBE, CB,  Colonel  1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards will be reading the lessons
The Rev. Joe Moesel, the Assistant Chaplain General 1(UK)Div will be the guest preacher
Col. Robin Broke, CVO will give the Exhortation and the Kohima Epitaph
The Honington Military Wives Choir will be there.

Nov
7
Wed
RAF Marham – Pickle Night @ RAF Marham
Nov 7 all-day
Dec
9
Sun
Christmas Sunday Lunch @ Bawburgh Golf Club
Dec 9 @ 13:00 – 16:00
Jan
2
Wed
Branch Committee Meeting – January @ The Bush
Jan 2 @ 19:30 – 21:30
The RNA – Norwich Branch – Committee Meeting takes place on the first Tuesday of the month.
Jan
5
Sat
Run Ashore – January @ The Murderers
Jan 5 @ 20:00 – 23:00

The RNA – Norwich Branch will host a Run Ashore on the first Saturday of every other month, on the months where a Breakfast Club is not hosted.

Details will be emailed to members on a regular basis and discussed at Branch Meetings.

Jan
8
Tue
Branch Meeting – January @ The Canary Social Club
Jan 8 @ 19:30 – 21:30

The Branch meets on the second Tuesday of each month at:

The Canary Social Club
104, Thorpe Road (junction with Rosary Road)
NORWICH

The meeting will commence at 19.30 hrs

New members are very welcome.

Who’s It For?

It’s for everyone, whether you are currently serving or have served in the Naval Service; it’s also for your family and friends. We know that once Naval Service has been experienced, life is never the same again, but in the RNA, it can be shared and enjoyed for the rest of your life.

As a member of the RNA, you’ll have access to social and welfare advice, involvement in our many social or fundraising events. If you’d like a taster of what we’re about, our local Branch Secretary would be delighted to host you as a guest at our next branch meeting.

How much is Membership?

Membership costs just £18 a year.

You will then be able to use any of the RNA Branches across the world.

Types of Membership

Full Membership

For current and former Naval Service personnel (this includes the RN, RM, WRNS, QARNNS, RNR, RMR, RFA, RNXS). As a Full Member, you will have voting rights to help form how your branch could be run. You will also be eligible for election to National Council to represent your branch and area.

Associate Membership

For families, friends and anyone who supports our Naval Service.