Forthcoming Events

Local Events

 04th May 2020
The Veterans Association Committee has recommended that all LA meetings and outings are cancelled or postponed in the case of AGMs until the situation becomes clearer. Events until at least June have been removed from this website but please check with your local committee for information on the situation in your area. Contact details for each LA can be found on their own pages on this website. Thank you to our Committees for all you have done to ensure the well being of Veterans and for members understanding. Read more

Day trip to Castle Howard - Postponed until further notice

 13th May 2020
A group tour of the House and Gardens. This was where the TV series Brideshead Revisited was filmed. Coach travel from Washington Galleries, 9.30am, arrive in Washington 5.30pm. Bus and tour Veterans £ 23.50 Guests £ 29.00 Read more

Ipswich Trip on the Thames

 02nd June 2020
Outing to London for a trip on the Thames from Westminster bridge to Greenwich staying for 3hours then returning to Westminster. Read more

MID ESSEX Social Monthly meeting

 04th June 2020
JSV Mid-Essex Local Association Social monthly meeting We meet 1st Thursday of each month February - November Except August at The Quaker meeting House Rainsford House Chelmsford CM1 2QL Read more

HARROW Social Meeting

 04th June 2020
HARROW Monthly Social Meeting details TBA Meetings held on the 1st Thursday of each month from 2 to 4 pm Venue: Harrow Baptist Church hall, College Road, Harrow, HA1 1BA Read more


 10th June 2020
NEWPORT and SOUTH WALES -Skittles at the St Julians Inn Newport. Caerleonn Road Newport NP181QA Read more

Stevenage Day Trip

 10th June 2020
Lunch time cruise along the River Lee including Ploughman's Lunch and plenty of 60's music. Read more

COLCHESTER - Trip to Eltham Palace and Greenwich

 10th June 2020
Visit to Eltham Palace and Greenwich London. A booking form needs to be completed for all events and returned as listed. Deposits are offered to secure trips with the balance at a later date. See the Colchester Local Association newsletter Oct 2019 for full details. Read more

Coventry LA - Bletchley Park

 11th June 2020
Bletchley Park, once the top secret home of the WW2 codebreakers, is now a vibrant heritage attraction. Highlights include the restored code breaking huts, plus a new visitor centre with an introductory centre and hands-on display. Explore the grounds and historic buildings and enjoy the galleries and exhibitions. £30 per person. Booking closes on 9th May. Read more

Day trip to Edinburgh Postponed until further notice

 11th June 2020
A day trip to Edinburgh. Postponed until further notice Enjoy the views from the castle, relax in Princes St Gardens or explore the Royal Mile which is steeped in history. Coach travel from Washington Galleries, 8.30am, arrive in Washington 7.30pm. Veterans £ 12.00 Guests £ 15.00 Read more


 11th June 2020
We meet 2nd Thursday of the month 11.30-2.30 Romford Services Club 28 Mawney Road Romford Essex RM7 7HB Read more

Ipswich Social Meeting

 15th June 2020
Monthly meeting at Key cafe 2pm. A cake sale and social afternoon Read more

SOUTH BUCKS Social Meeting

 16th June 2020
All of our social meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month, except August and December. The Christmas Lunch is always held on a Thursday. Club Meetings are at the following venue: Hughenden Valley Village Hall, Coombe Lane (by Valley Road roundabout), Hughenden Valley, High Wycombe, HP14 4NX, tel:01484 565942. Between 2.30 and 4.30pm. Read more

BURY St EDMUNDS Social Meeting

 16th June 2020
We meet each month on the 3rd Tuesday at 2pm in The Oddfellows Hall 85 Whiting Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1NX Which is in the Town Centre. If you live in our area you will be sure of a warm welcome and tea and biscuits. Read more

ENFIELD Social Meeting – Social details TBA

 16th June 2020
We hold our meetings on the 3rd Tuesday of every month 1.45pm to 3.45pm except August At St Andrews Church Hall, Market Place, 14 Silver Street, Enfield EN1 3EG New members out there, why not join us. Further details of the meeting (speakers, etc) TBA. Read more

COLCHESTER Committee Meeting. Speaker - Peter Layzell. Tea/Biscuits.

 18th June 2020
Committee Meeting followed by Speaker.Peter Layzell "newly Promoted Sarge" Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month from Feb to November at the Quaker Rooms, Church Street, Colchester behind the Mercury Theatre from 2 to 4 pm. Read more


 24th June 2020
The meetings are held at The Poplars Community Centre. Magpie Crescent Stevenage SG2 9RZ Last Wednesday of each month except December. 12pm till 2pm Further details of the meeting (speakers, etc) TBA. Read more

Bishops Stortford Social Meeting 2-4pm Speaker Yasmin "Mercy Ships"

 24th June 2020
Social Meeting United Reform Hall Water Lane Bishops Stortford Herts CM23 2JZ We meet 2-4 pm Speaker Yasmin "Mercy Ships" Tea/Coffee Biscuits Sometimes something a little more exciting. Come meet up with old friends/colleagues, make new friends. Read more

Bishops Stortford Rutland Water Cruise

 25th June 2020
Rutland Water Cruise and Normanton Church We will cruise for 90 minutes stopping off at the Normanton Church which is partly below water, now utilised to hold weddings in what remains of the old church. There is a bar on board the boat which also serves teas and coffee. After the trip we will go onto a nearby Garden Centre for some lunch and look around before leaving for home about 4.30pm £36.50 Members £38.50 Non Members Read more

NORWICH SOCIAL MEETING - The Inconvenience of Loose Elastic

 30th June 2020
The Inconvenience of Loose Elastic. Speaker Ruth Smith. Our monthly meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of each month, between 2-4 pm at the Dussindale Community Centre, Pound Lane, Norwich NR7 0SR (right next door to Sainsburys). Plenty of car parking is available and there is a regular bus service. Read more