Arundel’s Royal British Legion branch celebrates 100th anniversary

Arundel’s Royal British Legion branch reached the milestone of its 100th anniversary yesterday (Saturday, July 24).

Sunday, 25th July 2021, 1:26 pm

The celebration also coincided with the 100th anniversary of the Arundel War Memorial.

A service was conducted yesterday in Arundel’s town square to present and add a pendant to the Arundel British Legion’s standard.

The padre of Arundel’s Royal British Legion branch, Philip Tout, attached the new pendant to the standard.

Arundel Royal British Legion branch's 100th anniversary. Picture from Charlie Waring. SUS-210725-130211001

Chair of the Arundel branch of the Royal British Legion Angela Standing and Arundel Mayor Tony Hunt were in attendance along with veterans of the Queen’s and the Royal Sussex Regiments, Chichester Branch.

Chair of the Arundel branch of the Royal British Legion Angela Standing and Arundel Mayor Tony Hunt with veterans of the Queen's and the Royal Sussex Regiments, Chichester Branch. Pictrure from Charlie Waring. SUS-210725-130048001
The padre of the Arundel’s Royal British Legion Branch, Philip Tout, attaching the new pendant to the standard. Picture from Charlie Waring. SUS-210725-130227001
Arundel Royal British Legion branch's 100th anniversary. Picture from Charlie Waring SUS-210725-130002001