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Re-opening of Tickets for Remembrance Sunday Parade on Whitehall 13 Nov 22

Updated: Sep 15, 2022

The RBL have reopened their portal for tickets for this years Remembrance Sunday Parade.


The registration site is now open again for all association leads to register the names of any additional participants that wish to march. The accreditation portal will close once the maximum capacity of 10,000 has been met, or on Friday 30 September (whichever happens first). We will be unable to accept any additional names after this date.


Our Association has been allocated a total of 10 tickets, of which only there are 7 tickets remaining. Please note, places will be issued on a first come first served basis.


Anyone wishing to attend should note that as you have to muster on Horse Guards Parade by 9.30am on 13 Nov you should plan to stay overnight in London on 12 Nov. Rail companies and Transport for London have offered free return travel, this is not guaranteed to always be the case and it is the responsibility of individuals to check with their rail ticket provider. London Black Taxis usually provide free taxis from London's main railway stations to Horse Guards Parade.


If you wish to apply for a ticket to participate in the email the Association Secretary at assnsecyorkshire@the-rifles.co.uk NOW with your full name and email address.

The Association Secretary will add your details to the RBL portal, when this has been done you will receive an email from the RBL with a link to complete the registration process. It is the individuals responsibility to action the RBL email, failure to complete the registration process will result in the RBL not allocating the individual a ticket.


 

This year the annual Royal British Legion Service of Remembrance will be held at the Cenotaph on Whitehall on Sunday, 13th November.

The British Legion has nominated our Association Office as the registration point for our Association members, and ex Rifles, Light Infantry, and KOYLI veterans from our area to apply for tickets to participate in the parade. We have been initially allocated 10 tickets for the parade.


Eligibility

Associations should prioritise individuals who are directly affected by service with the Armed Forces in their contingent.

  • Military and Civilian men and women from the UK and the Commonwealth that served the Crown on Military Operations.

  • Wives, husbands, or civil partners of those who died as a result of their service in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces or during a time of war.

Regrettably, the carer accompanying the veteran must be included within the 10k cap; where appropriate, the option of one veteran assisting another for the duration of the Dispersal should be considered.


IMPORTANT DATES

The key dates for 2022 are as follows:

25 August - Deadline for associations to complete individual participant information.

14 September - Application process to re-open for associations to register additional participants if vacancies exist.

October - Tickets and joining instructions sent to associations.


COVID 19

  • We will continue to monitor government advice for mass gatherings to ensure the health and safety of our participants, which remains our priority, and update accordingly.

  • Should government guidelines necessitate, The Royal British Legion may need to reduce the number of spaces in the Parade at late notice. Please ensure your representatives are aware of this possibility.

Individual security checks will take place before entry to Horse Guards Parade. Ticket holders are to bring photographic ID and proof of address with them to gain access.


If you wish to apply for a ticket to participate in the please email the Association Secretary at assnsecyorkshire@the-rifles.co.uk as soon as possible before 30 Sep 22.


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