News 2019

Funeral of 19117219 John Frost

13 June 2019
Grenadiers, It is with great sadness that we report the death of our Vice President and longest serving member of the Bristol Branch, 19117219 John Frost. Before he was demobilised in 1948, John took part in the 1947 King's Birthday Parade which was the first Parade to be held after WWII, where th... read

Yorkshire Branch Annual Lunch - Change of Date

3 June 2019
Grenadiers, The Yorkshire Branch's Annual Lunch which was due to take place on Sunday 20th October 2019, has now been rescheduled, and will take place on Sunday 27th October 2019. The venue - Carlton Towers, Carlton, Goole, Yorkshire, DN14 9LZ - remains unchanged.... read

Maj Stephen Dehnel MBE - funeral arrangements

31 May 2019
Stephen's funeral will take place on Tuesday 18 June at 11.30 a.m at The Guards Chapel, Wellington Barracks, London, SW1E 6HQ with a reception afterwards in The Chapel Square, Wellington Barracks, and a cremation later in the afternoon (for family only). ... read

Officers Occurrence Maj Stephen Dehnel MBE

28 May 2019
I am very sad to report the death of Maj Stephen Dehnel MBE on 24 May 2019. Details of his funeral will be posted in due course. Many of you will recall Stephen's tremendous contribution to the planning and execution of the Wellington2Waterloo fund raising bike ride and to the most successful Garden... read

Reading Branch Annual Lunch - Change of Venue

29 March 2019
Grenadiers, The Reading Branch's Annual Lunch which was due to take place at The Calcot Hotel, 98 Bath Road, Reading RG31 7QN, will now take place at The Old Mill, Aldermaston, Nr Reading RG7 4LB. The date and time - Sunday 15th September at 1230hrs - remain unchanged. ... read

Book - An Account of Operations 1996-2015 by Captain Alan Ogden - Now Available

29 March 2019
Grenadiers, Following on from the previous article about this new book, I am pleased to inform you that delivery of this item has occurred slightly ahead of schedule and it is now available and in stock. ... read

Funeral of 22545332 Charles Bailey

20 March 2019
Grenadiers, Sadly I report the death of 22545332 Charles Bailey who passed away on Sunday 17th March. Charles was a well-known man, and as well as serving in the Regiment, Charles also served in The Guards' Independent Parachute Company. ... read

Funeral of Lt. Colonel Henry Hanning - Additional Information

12 March 2019
Grenadiers, Please see some additional useful information Elizabeth Hanning wishes to convey ahead of the late Lt. Colonel Hanning's funeral tomorrow:  "I hope this is in time to thank you so much for your help and to add a couple of things that you said might be useful for anyone wishing to atte... read

Funeral of Guardsman Daniel Probyn - 29th March 2019

12 March 2019
Grenadiers, Guardsman Daniel Probyn was Killed in Action in 2007, on Op HERRICK 6. His family at the time were not ready to bury their son's ashes, but now feel that the time is right. A short service will be conducted at Tipton Cemetery, Alexandra Road, Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 7NP on Friday 29... read

Book - An Account of Operations 1996-2015 by Captain Alan Ogden

6 March 2019
Grenadiers, Click here to be taken to the book section to read about a new book - An Account of Operations 1996-2015 - compiled and edited by Captain Alan Ogden - which will shortly be available through the Association Shop. ... read
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