Remembering D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

One of the D-DAY 80 events that the Salisbury Branch of the Royal British Legion will be hosting alongside the Salisbury City Council and the AFVBC is a D-DAY80 Dinner and Dance. Why not come and join us on Saturday 8th June at Salisbury Guildhall for an Evening

We will hopefully be joined by a D-Day Veteran and other guests of honour, including a Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Wiltshire General Sir Nick Parker & Lady Parker and the Mayor of Salisbury.

There will be drinks available upon arrival and wine on the table for dinner.

You will be able to enjoy a delicious 3 course dinner and Port for the Loyal Toast.

On your arrival you will be greeted by the Pianist for the Evening Mr Jack Baden, who will continue to play during the dinner.

On completion of the 3-course dinner, there will be a Loyal toast with Port on the table, this will be followed by few words from General Sir Nick Parker and the Salisbury British Legion Branch President

Our live act, Sticky Toffee Jazz, will then take us into the night with music and song from the 1940s.

Date – Saturday 8th June.

Start Time – 1800hrs.

End Time – 2330hrs.

Ticket price is £49.00 per person.

Dress code – For the event is formal. Black tie or suits for the men and long or Cocktail Dress for the ladies.  We would encourage the wearing of medals.

Approximate timings

1800hrs – Guests are invited to start arriving, there will be welcome drinks on arrival.

Carriages are more than welcome to drop you at the bottom of the Guildhall steps where you will be greeted by local cadets.

1900hrs – Guests to be seated.

1910hrs – Salisbury Branch of the Royal British Legion President’s Welcome.

1915hrs – Act of Remembrance

1930hrs – Grace


2100hrs – The Loyal Toast – Port on the Table

2102hrs – Guest Speaker

2120hrs – Sticky toffee Jazz

2300hrs – Carriages

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