Events

Association Diary dates 2015

Sunday
29 March
11.00 hrs
The AGM & Reunion Lunch will be held at the Headquarters of 600 (City of London) Squadron at RAF Northolt with the kind permission of the OC. To be held in the English room in the Officers Mess. The meeting will be followed by a lunch in the Officer’s Mess. Details of timings and cost are to follow. Those attending will need to supply names and car registration 2 weeks prior to the date.
Sunday
10 May
11.00 hrs
The Annual Service of Homage will be held at St Bartholomew the Great. This is a very important event commemorating the biggest loss for the Squadron during WWII and your attendance would be greatly appreciated. It is intended to have a large presence from the Squadron to mark this 90th Anniversary. A short service will be held in the Lady Chapel at 1015 hours, followed by Matins at 1100 hours.
Sunday
7 June
10.30 hrs
The Federation of Old Comrades Association Parade. The parade will commence at 1030hrs at Lothbury. Lunch is served afterwards at the Headquarters of the HAC. Usually this is about £16 but this will be confirmed nearer the date. This year is the turn of the RAF and it is hoped to have Lord Trenchard as the Saluting Officer.
TBA Families Day at RAF Northolt will be held in June (date to be confirmed). Details and ticket costs can be found at http://www.raf.mod.uk/rafnortholt/events/index.cfm. It is hoped to arrange a ‘bar games’ competition between the Squadron and the Association. Come and support the Old Fokkers!
Sunday
13 September
Battle of Britain Service at Westminster Abbey. Full details of the service will be promulgated closer to the event. Again this is special event making the 90th Anniversary
TBA 600 Squadron’s Annual Formal Dinner at Butchers Hall . Details of this event will be given at a later date.
Friday
6 November
15.00 hrs
Mill Hill Service of Remembrance, takes place at Mill Hill Cemetery, Mile Spit Lane, Mill Hill and will be attended by our friends from the Netherlands along with the Military attaché from the Dutch Embassy in London. The Service commences at 1500 followed by wreath laying. There will be mulled wine and mince pies.
Saturday
8 November
10.30 HRS
Remembrance Sunday Service at St Paul’s Cathedral. The service starts at 1030 hours, followed by wreath laying and a parade at the Royal Exchange, then lunch at the Mansion House.
Sunday
14 November
The Lord Mayors Show takes place in the City. Veterans are invited to march behind the Association Standard.