Watercress Walk

13 Feb 2018

Watercress Walk through Luccombe Mill and the path running through Wessex Water land is CONFIRMED as a Public Footpath with immediate effect. 

New Library Service

04 Jan 2018

New mobile routes for North and South Mobile libraries will commence from 12th February 2018.

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20 Dec 2017

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Friday Social at the Duke
21 Dec 2018;
06:00PM - 07:00PM
Bratton W.I.
02 Jan 2019;
07:30PM - 09:30PM

Events Calendar

Poppy Talk - The Russian psyche and its influence high-level political and military decision making in Moscow
Saturday 24 March 2018, 18:00 - 19:15
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The members of the Bratton Branch invite you to a talk by Sir john Cheshire,  “The Russian psyche and its influence high-level political and military decision making in Moscow”




Air Chief Marshal Sir John Anthony Cheshire KBE CB KStJ is a retired senior Royal Air Force commander. Among other notable appointments he became Air Attache in Moscow in 1987and was subsequently promoted to Air Commador.


He was knighted a Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 1995 New Year Honours list, and promoted to Air Marshal on 23 January 1995 Appointed UK Military Repfresentative to NATO in 1995, he was appointed Commander-in-Chief, Allied Forces North Western Europe on 11 March 1997, with a promotion to Air Chief Marshal. He retired in 2000.


In retirement Cheshire was the Lieutant Governor of Jersey from 24 January 2001 to 2006 when his term of office ended. He was appointed Chairman of the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust in July 2000.



Sir John will begin his talk at the usual time, 6 p.m., on Saturday 24th March at Bratton Church Institute and will end by 7.15 p.m.  Doors will be open from 5.40 p.m. for pre-talk drinks.  Entry is by donation, with £5 suggested.  All donations will go to The Poppy Appeal.  As usual, this talk is open to all, not just RBL members.



Location Church Institute
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