HMS Coventry D118 - Reunion

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HMS COVENTRY

 Reunion

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Dear Shipmates, Families and Friends

As your HMS Coventry D118 Association Chairman it, once again, gives me great pleasure to announce that the next HMS Coventry D118 Reunion/Remembrance day will take place on Sunday 24th May 2015. The Service of Remembrance will take place at the Holy Trinity Church, Coventry. This will be followed by our annual Reunion at the Coventry RNA (Warwick Club) the same evening. The following itinerary is planned to which, as always, you can join in as much or as little as you would like. It would of course be great to get as many as possible together and continue the momentum we have enjoyed over recent years.

2015 ItineraryDress code
Sun 24th May1715Muster at rear of Britannia Hotel meet and greet, form up, sizeJacket, Tie with Medals
 1745March to the Holy Trinity Church under our Standard 
 1755Arrive at Holy Trinity Church - Fall Out file in and take seats 
 1800Service of Remembrance at the Holy Trinity Church - Bugler, Role of Honour and address/reading will all take place within this service adjacent to the HMS Coventry plaque and ROH memorial area situated to left hand side of the church. 
 18301830 approx. Service completes - Proceed to Warwick club (via hotel to change is optional) 
 1900Annual Reunion at the Coventry RNA c/o Warwick Club, Coventry. Warwick Club function room and bar, buffet and fund raising raffle, Up Spirits. Joining us will be members of the local RNA and a few invited others (tbc)Optional

Note:

  1. As in 2013, the suggested base hotel is Premier Inn, Belgrade Plaza. Independent bookings are required but prices are reasonable; please go ahead and make your own arrangements for 24th May 2015.
  2. The local Coventry RNA is once again providing support during the Sunday which includes use of the Warwick Club.
  3. Raffle/Auction prizes please!
  4. If anyone has any questions please do not hesitate to contact me; hope to see you in Coventry on 24th May 2015.

Yours Aye
Chris Howe MBE, Chairman HMS Coventry D118 Association