Activities and Events

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  • National Book Club - 20 December 21

    National Book Club - 20 December 21 Come and join us for a fun and friendly evening with fellow book lovers. This month, in recognition that we are reading a book about Christmas, we are inviting you to bring along your festive snacks to enjoy while we discuss the book. Everyone is we...
    • 30 Nov 2021
  • Christmas Card Competition

    Christmas Card Competition On the count of tree - it's time to branch out fir sure. So on your marks, get set, GLOW.   Don't be saying your snow bored on these dark nights.  Enter our Christmas Card design competition. Garnish with glitter, sparkle with stars an...
    • 23 Nov 2021
  • Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance 2021

    Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance 2021 On Saturday 13 November the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance takes place at the Royal Albert Hall. In their centenary year, RBL looked back on the history of this annual event which began in 1923. Originally established to honour th...
    • 8 Nov 2021
  • BFPO Children's Drawing Competition

    BFPO Children's Drawing Competition This year BFPO are inviting children whose loved ones are in the armed forces to get into the festive spirit and enter our 2021 Christmas drawing competition. Children up to the age of 12 have between 5 November and 26 November 2021 to send in their...
    • 5 Nov 2021
  • China Fleet Club - Latest Newsletter

    China Fleet Club - Latest Newsletter Find out what’s happening at the China Fleet Club in their latest Newsletter The China Fleet Trust is committed to providing those in the Royal Navy and Royal Marines with a discounted and affordable, family friendly environment that boasts the...
    • 2 Nov 2021
  • RN Virtual Community Book Club 15 November 21

    RN Virtual Community Book Club 15 November 21 Come and join us for a fun and friendly evening with fellow book lovers. This month, in recognition of the author, we are also inviting you to prepare a little something to snack on alongside your cuppa.Everyone is welcome, and if you would like to...
    • 26 Oct 2021
  • RN FPS Halloween Activity Pack.

    RN FPS Halloween Activity Pack. Get into the Halloween spirit and make some Spooktacular crafts this Halloween season.  Download our RN FPS Halloween activity pack for some wickedly good Halloween ideas. We have crafts and activities for all age ranges. We think you will lo...
    • 20 Oct 2021
  • Autumn at the National Memorial Arboretum

    Autumn at the National Memorial Arboretum The Arboretum is a living growing tribute which contains more than 26,000 trees, many of which will soon be turning golden brown as we head further into Autumn.  All of the native tree species found in the UK can be found at the Arboretum, i...
    • 14 Oct 2021
  • Story Competition - My Military Life (by Little Troopers)

    Military children can win the chance to have their very own story illustrated and added to our Little Troopers Treasures app for lots of other military families to enjoy!Open to military children aged 8 -14, the theme of the story competition i...
    • 8 Oct 2021
  • Worlds Largest Trafalgar Night Dinner

    Worlds Largest Trafalgar Night Dinner Join the RNRMC and supporters all over the country for the world’s largest Trafalgar Night Dinner. Get together with friends and family to commemorate Nelson’s famous victory and pay tribute to the events that took place more than 20...
    • 15 Sep 2021
  • October Half Term Kings Camp Non Base Locations

    As well as military locations, Kings Camps are also running autumn half-term Activity Camps at a number of locations across the UKThrough our partnership, Royal Navy families can also book their children onto any of these non-military locat...
    • 26 Aug 2021
  • HMS Tamar Strengthens Royal Navy Ties with China Fleet Club

    HMS Tamar Strengthens Royal Navy Ties with China Fleet Club The Royal Navy has strengthened its ties with the China Fleet Country Club today with a formal affiliation with the New Batch 2 Offshore Patrol Ship HMS TAMAR At an official ceremony, the China Fleet Trust Chairman, Rear Admiral Mike Wood CBE D...
    • 30 Jun 2021
  • Defence Discount Service - Services Days 2021

    Defence Discount Service - Services Days 2021 Whether you’re a family of thrill-seekers or dreaming of your next big adventure; embrace the excitement at Defence Discount Service exclusive members-only Services Days events coming Autumn 2021!  Tickets are on sale now! Ride the r...
    • 30 Jun 2021
  • Countryfile Magazines Best Walks

    Countryfile Magazines Best Walks Like a good hike, ramble or bimble? (Navy speak for a walk at a leisurely pace). Then pop your walking boots on to discover the best of the English countryside on foot with BBC Countryfile Magazine's favourite hikes, from forest rambles and riversid...
    • 29 Jun 2021
  • Things to do at Home - Useful Links

    The following is a selection of online support which will be added to as we find more. If you are a member of the Forum, please feel free to add by using the reply function.   Little Troopers Every week day at 0900 we will post an idea...
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Family Activity Breaks (FAB) for bereaved military children and their families

    Applications are open for this year’s camps.   If your child is aged up to 19 years old and has suffered the loss of a loved one who was serving in the Armed Forces, then you may be eligible for a FAB camp. The holidays offe...
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Downloadable Colouring Sheets

    Something for the artists amongst you, both young and old.   Download our RN & RM Themed Colouring Sheets. All you need is something to colour with and get creative.   Colouring Sheets 
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Services Cotswold Centre

    Services Cotswold Centre Do you need a change of scenery?  Are you looking for a short break after the restrictions of lockdown but don’t want to venture abroad?   In beautiful countryside, just one mile south of the small Cotswold town of Corsham and ...
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Scottish Aviation & STEM Trail - New for 2021

    Scottish Aviation & STEM Trail - New for 2021 The RAF in Scotland, in collaboration with 4 Scottish Regional Air Museums and the RAF Museum, has launched an exciting new website: The Scottish Aviation & STEM Trail, at http://scottishaviation.org.uk  This Trail sets out to commemorate ...
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Free Activity Pack from RNRMC

    Free Activity Pack from RNRMC Activity Packs are available for Families to order.  The packs consist of specially designed activity items and these are supported by a host of physical and online resources.   They aim to help families get active and having fun together ...
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Welcome Visitors Back

    Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Welcome Visitors Back We are delighted to announce that, following government guidance, we will be once again opening our doors and welcoming visitors back on Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.    Due to current restrictions, some indoor or enclosed areas may remai...
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Parkdean Resorts and RNRMC Free Holidays

    Through a new partnership with the RNRMC, Parkdean Resorts, the national holiday park operator with 67 family-friendly parks throughout the UK, will provide up to 145 holiday breaks between April and November this year at nine of its parks...
    • 7 Jun 2021
  • Military Wives Choirs - Join Us

    Did you know that the Military Wives Choirs have 72 choirs and nearly 2000 members across the UK and on British military bases abroad?...

    • 7 Jun 2021
  • HMS Tamar affiliation with China Fleet Country Club

    HMS Tamar affiliation with China Fleet Country Club

    China Fleet Country Club are delighted and immensely proud to announce that the Fleet Commander, Vice Admiral Jerry Kyd CBE, has approved our formal affiliation with HMS TAMAR...

    • 7 Jun 2021
  • China Fleet Trust Beneficiary Widening

    China Fleet Trust Beneficiary Widening Beneficiary Widening to all serving commissioned RN & RM and RFA personnel and their families   The China Fleet Club is approaching its 30th year in its current location in Saltash, Cornwall following its relocation from Hong Kong in ...
    • 7 Jun 2021