1940’s Remembrance Parade down Moorfields

We are pleased to have permission from Leeds Library and Information Service, www.leodis.net to post the link below, which shows a Royal British Legion Remembrance Parade down Moorfields (where our Memorial is now situated). The Parade is around the period 1945-1950 and shows veterans from both World Wars. The featured image on this post is from…

Thursday, 15th September, 2.00 pm – Unveiling of Centenary Victoria Cross Stone for Lance-Sergeant Fred McNess VC, Scots Guards

On September 15th, 2016 a public commemoration is planned at Bramley War Memorial to honour the memory of Bramley man, Fred McNess VC. A commemorative stone will be unveiled and dedicated at the Memorial. This is the second of seven commemorations in Leeds for World War One Victoria Cross holders over four years (2016-2019), and…

New Research

Since Easter 2015, we have been receiving, finding and researching new names to be inscribed on two new plaques to be unveiled on November 11th this year. These names are primarily from Rodley and Stanningley with a number of newly discovered Bramley names. All names, new ones and the 505 already inscribed on Bramley War…

June 2016 Fundraising Events – Thank You

Car Care Plan (Thornbury – Bradford) A company that was once situated in Bramley Shopping Centre has once again shown support for Bramley War Memorial. Car Care Plan held a special charity “dress down” day at the end of last month and from a raffle and donations raised £407.50. Their very generous donation will assist…