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Sea Harrier Association AGM


1300 21st October 2017


Quicksilver Mail, Yeovil, BA20 2RG


Refreshments will be provided for Association attendees


Please inform the Membership Secretary (sharamem@hotmail.co.uk)


If it is your intention to attend

Updated  30/08/17


SHAR 17 Reunion

hosted by the Sea Harrier Association


Saturday 21st October 2017

At the Quicksilver Mail, Yeovil, BA20 2RG

1930 to Late

DIsco, Buffet, Free Prize Draw

This is a non ticket event, attendees names will be published on a list with an allocated draw number.

Association Members £5

Non Association Members £7.50

Payment by Bank Transfer to SHAR SOCIAL ACC; Sort Code 40-47-28 Account No. 51705148

For other payment methods contact Gary Neil neilgary57@gmail.com.  Confirm payment and names to Gary or any of the Committee, email addreses can be found on the Contact Page.

Updated  30/08/17


Cenotaph 2017

Association Members have been contacted by email with details of how to apply for a ticket for the Remembrance Parade at the Cenotaph on 12th November 2017. 

It is advisable to book accommodation before you apply for a ticket (unless you intend to "day run") as hotels fill up fast, but it is not a requirement.

Updated 9/8/17


National Museum of the Royal Navy

Association Members may be interested to know that NMRN has contacted the Association to inform us that they are launching a new NMRN Membership scheme.

This is an exclusive invitation to those with whom they have a close relationship and they are delighted to be able to offer your members a 50% discount on the new membership scheme by using the special promotional code Family50 on the sign up page - https://directdebit.nmrn.org.uk/galaxy-tools/nmrn-membership.

The NMRN membership provides great days out as we tell the stories of real people and bring history to life. As a registered charity, the funds they raise enable them to carry out their projects and continually deliver new information and experiences to their members through their work.

National Museum of the Royal Navy members will be able to enjoy an enhanced experience, with many benefits including:

Unlimited entry to all National Museum of the Royal Navy museums and ships (detailed below)

25% discount into National Museum of the Royal Navy museums for friends & family – up to 4 people

25% discount on all National Museum guidebooks

10% discount on all National Museum cafes and restaurants

10% discount at all National Museum shops

Dedicated Members’ e-newsletter

Access to their exclusive Online Members’ Area

Discount and early bird tickets to selected NMRN events

Special tours of maritime interest in conjunction with National Museum Friends of Museum schemes

Exclusive invitations to behind the scenes NMRN museum tours and previews

Entry to all their  museums is included in the membership, they include,

HMS Trincomalee in Hartlepool and its historic quayside, known as The National Museum of the Royal Navy, Hartlepool

Updated 27/07/17


Association Member Mark "Big Legs" Quince will be taking part in a charity cycle ride for Guide Dogs, from London to Paris in September 2017.  If you would like to make a donation to aid Mark's efforts you can do so by going to


Updated 22/06/17


Apologies for the lack of updates to the website over the past couple of months, but we are back up and running now.

Updated 22/06/17


New Social Events

for 2017

can now be found on the Events page

Updated 12/01/17


Committee change over years can now be found on the Membership page

Updated 20/7/15


South Atlantic Medal Update

The medal with distinguishing rosette was awarded for 1 days ' service in the Falkland Islands or their dependencies or in the South Atlantic, south of 35° South and north of 60° South, or for 1 operational sortie south of Ascension Island, between 2 April and 14 June 1982.

Following the Sir John Holmes Independent Medal Review the qualifying period for the award of the South Atlantic Medal without the Rosette will be extended from 12 July to 21 October 1982, when the airfield at Mount Pleasant was completed.  Applications for the South Atlantic Medal, under the new time extension, will be accepted from 1st October 2014 onwards.  The awards will begin to be dispatched towards the end of that month.  Applications will be dealt with in date order.

Full details are laid out in DCI JS: RN J 496/82, Army J 274/82 and RAF J 218/82 and https://www.gov.uk/medals-campaigns-descriptions-and-eligibility#south-atlantic-the-south-atlantic-medal