Entries by Caroline Cary

The Duke of Wellington’s regimental memorial unveiling in Halifax On Friday 17 May, a unique and significant memorial commemorating The Duke of Wellington’s Regiment’s loyal 304 years of service to the Crown, will be unveiled in the heart of Halifax, home to the Regiment for over 200 years. The ceremony will take place at The […]

A UNIQUE PIECE OF ART IN AID OF THE MEMORIAL APPEAL PLEASE SHARE AS THIS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 25th April DEADLINE NOT 5TH APRIL. The Duke of Wellington’s Regiment Memorial Appeal Committee has been asked whether it would consider commissioning a sulphur bronze edition of the Memorial maquette for sale in order to raise […]

Brian Turner’s The Havercake Recipe to Celebrate The Appeal

This History of The Havercake The Havercake is a form of bread, consisting of oatmeal, and a batter made of water (or milk, buttermilk for preference) and some self raising flour. The secret of producing a good Havercake, however, lies in the mixing and, particularly, the method of cooking, by quickly rolling the oatmeal batter […]

THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON’S REGIMENT RETURNS HOME TO HALIFAX FOR SUCCESSFUL EVENING OF FUNDRAISING  

The Duke of Wellington’s Regiment returned to Halifax  on Friday evening, its home of over 200 years, for the third fundraising event in aid of the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment Memorial Appeal. On Friday 8thMarch the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment Memorial Appeal welcomed over 240 people to The Arches in Dean Clough Mills, Halifax for […]

AUCTION & RAFFLE PRIZE LIST FOR FRIDAY 8TH MARCH

For all those who want to see what is on auction for FRIDAY 8TH MARCH – please see attached and if you want to send me an email with any sealed bids for the evening which you want me to take into the room please email me by 4pm on Friday 8th March at carolinecary@gmail.com […]

Asda Foundation Supports the Appeal

With a fresh new look for the Asda Foundation, they have looked at the way we give back to organisations in the community to make it as rewarding and simple to use as possible! They have brought this new look to to thier Green Token Giving for nominating, voting for and giving back to local […]

UNVEILING OF THE REGIMENTAL MEMORIAL

The Memorial for the Regiment will be unveiled by The Duke of Wellington on Friday 17 May. The precise details of the day are still being worked out and will be publicised as soon as they are known. In the meantime please save this date for what will be a major Regimental event and pass […]

MINIATURES PLEASE SHARE ……

Eddie Towler contacted us about miniatures as he felt there was a demand for something like this – it has been looked at long and hard and this is the decision the trustees have made: There will be a limited edition of only 33 – (15 have already been secured) in 48 hours so I […]