Gosport Heritage Days

Gosport Hertitage Days run from 8th til 11th September 2016. The Association will be opening its museum and conducting tours of the HMS ST Vincent site. Assistance from members is urgently needed. Please contact Darby Allen on 02392 556810 if you can offering any time at all during this period. Cheers Oppos.

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Funeral Donations

Gentlemen, We are very fortunate in that we have been gifted with a total of £165.00 of donations for the museum from family & mourners attending the funeral of Jim Reed. The donations are by the following people:- Muriel Collins                                   £10.00 A Ward                                               £10.00 Crematorium collection                 £10.00 Mr & Mrs Tombs                              £20.00 Colin […]

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Remembrance Parade – Sunday 13th. November 2016

With regard to the Cenotaph Parade this year to commemorate Remembrance Sunday; the Metropolitan Police have amended security arrangements and thus the requirements for those attending have also changed. The lists of everyone who wishes to attend has to be with the RBL by the beginning of September.  So if you wish to attend you […]

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Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Discount Deal

Are you a member of the Royal Navy Association?  Maybe you are and you are not aware of this offer, or for a small fee, you want to join the RNA to take advantage of it. One of the advantages of being members of the RNA is that they are entitled to certain discounts for various events.  One […]

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New Pictures From Brian Smith

We recently received a large collection of images from Brian Smith – these are greatly appreciated, and will be added into our gallery. Brian served at HMS St Vincent from September 1958 to 1959. We are most keen to have more details about these photographs, so if you know people in them, stories behind them, etc, […]

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The Ganges Association Celebrating Their Annual Service

The Ganges Association (Solent Division) are celebrating their annual service at St George’s Church, Portsmouth on Sunday 2nd March at 1130. They are kindly extending an invitation to ALL ex-St. Vincent’s boys to share their service with them.  Your Association Standard will be paraded along with Ganges Standard and there will be ‘refreshments’ at the GI’s Club […]

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Remembrance Parade (2013)

Can all Members who wish to attend please contact Soapy Watson as soon as possible as time is running out. Hats are to be worn again this year (this is now a HMS St. Vincent tradition already…….and remember no hat, no parade!!) Soapy can be contacted on soapy.watson@hmsstvincentassoc.org and will need your hat size too if you […]

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