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Welcome to the East Kent Branch

The members of the East Kent Branch welcome you to our website and hope you enjoy browsing it. The website is regularly updated, so please revisit often.

We believe you will find a large assortment of interesting and informative information on our pages and that you will find it easy to navigate. Please let us know if you do not.

The site contains information about our Branch of the Grenadier Guards Association and the Association itself. You can also find a wealth of information about the Grenadier Guards Regiment, plus other matters.

 On this website we have an area named "The Sentry Box" where only registered Branch members may log in to obtain specific information for them. Such registered members will have been provided with a username and password, or can apply to the Hon. Secretary for access.

Membership of our Branch includes ex-servicemen from all Regiments of the Household Division as well as other Corps and Regiments of the British Army. Whether you are young, or not so young, we are always pleased to welcome new members. 

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MEMBERS PAGE

The Members Only page was updated on 22 October 2017.

Members are requested to log in and to read the message regarding the death of Mrs June Prescott.

ANNUAL DINNER 2018

Our Annual Dinner is being held at Royal Temple Yacht Club on Saturday 8 September 2018. 1830 for 1900 hrs. Lounge Suit, or Blazer and flannels. Contact the Hon. Secretary ASAP to book places.

REGIMENTAL REMEMBRANCE DAY (RRD) 2018

RHQ has confirmed that the next Regimental Remembrance Day (Black Sunday) will be held on Sunday 20 May 2018.

Venue: Wellington Barracks, London.

PUBLIC NEWS PAGE

The Public News page was updated on 22 October 2017. Please visit to read information about the 2018 Battlefield Tour, the Regis Centre Band Concert and about a new Brigade of Guards towel.

GRENADIER DAY 2018

RHQ has confirmed that due to 1st Battalion depolying on operations in the summer of 2018, Grenadier Day will NOT be held in 2018.

CHRISTMAS PARTY 2017

Our entertainment is the exceptionally talented
keyboard player and singer


"One For The Road"

ALL MEMBERS

Please log in to the Sentry Box to read the message that was posted on 22 October 2017 regarding the death of Mrs June Prescott.

CHRISTMAS FUNCTION - 9 DEC 17

Book now for the Branch Christmas Function. Held at the Hythe Sports and Social Club (CT21 6EN) on Sat 9 Dec 17, 1830 for 1900 hrs. Buffet Supper. Entertainment. Raffle. Please book direct with the President/Chairman/Hon. Secretary. Just £20 per person.

NEXT BRANCH MEETING

Our next Branch Meeting commences at 1100 hrs on Sunday 21 January 2018.

Held at Hythe Sports and Social Club (CT21 6EN).

Please contact the Hon. Secretary if there is any doubt on where this meeting is to be held.

THE KILLING ZONE

The story of the Grenadier Guards pushed to the limit on Helmand's front line. Written by Lt Col Richard Dorney, MBE, MStJ, BSc. Published on 9 August 2012. To order your copy CLICK HERE. Paperback and Kindle versions available.

THE KILLING ZONE

The Killing Zone

GRENADIER GAZETTE 2018

Let the Hon. Secretary know if you want to pre-order a 2018 edition.

NEW MEMBERS ARE WELCOME

The East Kent Branch Grenadier Guards Association welcome new members. See the Branch Diary and Events page for details of our meetings. Use the Contact Us page to contact the Hon. Secretary for more detail.

VETERAN'S OYSTER PHOTOCARD

Eligable Veterans can get a Veterans Oyster photocard to travel FREE on London's public transport, including most National Rail services in London. To read more and see if you qualify visit CLICK HERE.

FACEBOOK PAGE


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ROLL CALL (EDITION 16)

Registered Branch members may download the October 2017 edition of "Roll Call" and the October 2017 (Autumn, Edition 4) Grenadier News newsletter from the Grenadier Guards Association. Login to the Sentry Box and click on the Downloads and Newsletters hyperlinks in the menu bar.