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131st Annual Reunion Dinner
This years annual reunion dinner will be held on Friday 12 October at the The Royal Beach Hotel, St Helen’s Parade, Southsea.
At time of going to print the Guest(s) of Honour is to be confirmed by April 2018 and the RNWA are hopeful that it will be the newly appointed Second Sea Lord.
Grand National 2018
This will take place on Saturday 14th April at 5:15pm.
“One For Arthur” was the winner 2017 Won By CPO Will Brill (HMS SULTAN)
130th Annual Reunion Dinner Photographs
Guests of Honour: – Admiral Sir Philip Jones KCB ADC, First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff Royal Navy.
July 2017 Newsletter
The July 2017 newsletter is now available to download. It refers to the updated website page of the revised Rules & Guidelines.
Current members of the Royal Navy at the Defence Maritime Logistics School (DMLS) at HMS RALEIGH, the RNWA and ‘Old Scribes’ came together to commemorate a presentation of “The History of the Writer Branch” given by the Writer Trainees on the occasion of the 150 Anniversary of the Foundation of the Branch.
Battle of Jutland- 31 May – 1 Jun 1916
This is a transcript of the Journal of Petty Officer (Writer) Albert Symonds who was serving in the Town Class Light Cruiser HMS Southampton. (Sister ship of HMS Lowestoft which was in 1916 with the Mediterranean Fleet in the 8th L.C.S.)