Tuesday 30 May 2023

Durham Constabulary Male Voice Choir 2023

Durham Constabulary Male Voice Choir are holding their 2023 Concert at Spennymoor Town Hall on Saturday, 10th June, at 7pm

There has been a fault on the "Ticketsource" web site.  After selling only one ticket they showed the event as being "Sold Out" obviously a glitch

Tickets are still available on the door on the night, at the Town Hall reception, or from any member of the choir or band and from the reset "Ticketsource" web site. ( www.ticketsource.co.uk/Durham-Constabulary-Male-Voice-Choir)

Secretary Stuart Ingram can be contacted via:


01388 814768

07989 333025


Cenotaph Parade and Service 2023

The Royal British Legion is planning to hold the Ex-Service and Civilian Contingents attending the Parade and Service at the Cenotaph, Whitehall, on Remembrance Sunday, 12th November 2023.

NARPO has applied The Royal British Legion to send a contingent of Forty-Four (44) members, to take part in this unique national event, in the heart of London. However, we cannot guarantee we will receive all our requested number of places.

Due to heightened security measures the Metropolitan Police need to conduct individual security checks on all participants. Therefore, basic personal information will need to be provided in advance for each applicant.

Ticket holders will need to bring both photographic ID and a document showing proof of address with them for access to Horse Guards Parade via the staffed Police entry points on the day.

Applications to take part in the Parade and Service are now being taken from NARPO Branches.

Please note that nominations from Branches must be NARPO Members.

It should be noted that those attending will be required to provide some personal information, for security reasons and tickets will be issued in the Member’s name, therefore last-minute replacements will not be possible.

Attendees will be required to assemble no later than 10.00am in Whitehall and be aware of the physical demands of standing in Whitehall for at least 1½ hours and then marching for at least 1½ miles, possibly in inclement weather and of tight security measures on the day.

If anyone is interested in applying for nomination, please contact our Branch Secretary, as soon as possible, when further details will be made available.

Secretary Stuart Ingram can be contacted via:


01388 814768

07989 333025

Tuesday 9 May 2023

Next meeting of the Durham Branch of NARPO : Thursday 11th May 2023

The next meeting of the Durham Branch of NARPO is to be held Thursday 11th May 2023 at 7.30pm, Bishop Auckland Hospital Social Club, 32A Escomb Road, Bishop Auckland DL14 6TZ.

Please remember these meeting are open to all members and we would be pleased to see you.

In order to facilitate buffet catering, would those intending to attend please contact one of the following in the order that they appear:

Sue Knaggs   07932 613031

Stuart Ingram   07989 333025

Ray Jones   07535 261063

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