With Sympathy

by | Jun 14, 2022 | News

We sadly have to inform you of the passing of Sgt. David Rainey, ex 1 Royal Sussex and 3 Queen’s, who died on 27 May 2022 in St Richard’s Hospital in Chichester. A long serving member of the Arundel & Littlehampton Branch and stalwart supporter of the East Preston branch of the Royal British Legion, he will be sorely missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him. David’s funeral is at Worthing Crematorium on Tuesday 21 June 2022 at 1330 hrs. Those members wishing to be part of his guard of honour should arrive at 1300 hrs. There will be refreshments afterwards at the RBL East Preston.

St. George’s Day and Colours Interred

St. George’s Day and Colours Interred

Our annual St George's Day Service took place on Tuesday 23 April 2024 in Chichester Cathedral. What was pleasing was the increase in numbers this year with well over 200 people attending, and it was good to see QRA and Fusilier members attending. This is to be...

On Display – Rye Heritage Centre

On Display – Rye Heritage Centre

After the agreement of the Director's, a display of artefacts from the Regimental Collection were loaned to The Rye Heritage Centre. Due to Rye being a premier Cinque Port, the items selected were from the Cinque Ports Volunteers to keep to the theme of the Centre....

A very special wedding

A very special wedding

On route home from Bicester, after having its new hood fitted, General Hans-Jurgen von Arnim’s staff car made a slight detour to attend a very special event in Hampshire. On 8th July last year Miss Johanna von Arnim was married to Mr Alexander Welch in St. Paul’s...