Events

Stay up-to-date with all the latest events taking place up and down the country.

If you would like to see your QDG event feature on this page please do not hesitate to contact HHQ or the Chairman.

2022

MAY

06 – 08 – CAVALRY MEMORIAL WEEKEND. Hyde Park, London.

Officers Dinner at the Cavalry and Guards Club Friday 06 May.

The Regimental Officers Dinner will be held on Friday 6th May 2022 at The Cavalry & Guards Club.  Tickets will cost £65 for RCA paying members and £70 for non-members.  There will be pre-dinner drinks at 7p.m, seated by 8p.m.  Payment can be made by Cheque to HHQ or by Bank Transfer to:

Home HQ 1st QDG, Act No. 01567390, Sort Code: 30-92-07, Ref Surname OD22

This year also sees the Cavalry Memorial Parade physically back,  it will be held on Sunday 8th May and will see us forming up as usual in Hyde Park.  We already have the seated and standing enclosure tickets, if you require them please contact us.  The seated tickets will be issued to those with mobility disabilities in the first instance.  The parade will be followed by the Officers Family Lunch at the Club. Tickets are £35 for Adults, £12 for Children (under 12’s).  Payment can be made by Cheque to HHQ or by Bank Transfer to:

Home HQ 1st QDG, Act No. 01567390, Sort Code: 30-92-07, Ref Surname OFL22

RCA Dinner at the Victory Services Club 07 May. Table limited to twenty. If interested inform HHQ soonest.

JUNE

17-19 – WATERLOO GATHERING. Wolfenbuttel. Evening of the 17th will be the sit down meal and on the 18th the usual BBQ.

25      – TANKFEST BBQ BOVINGTON. Starting 18:00hrs. Numbers restricted to 40 contact qdgrca.wessex@btinternet.com for details

28      – DEREHAM PARADE. Memorial Hall. 11:00

JULY

05 – CARDIFF PARADE. 11:00 City Hall.

08 – CHURCH SERVICE. Llandaff Cathedral. Serving Regiment only.

08 – OSWESTRY GIG. Oswestry Rugby Club.

12 – WREXHAM PARADE. 11:00 Guildhall.

15 – SWANSEA PARADE. 11:00 Guildhall.

19 – HEREFORD PARADE. 11:00 Castle Green

OCTOBER

29 – REGIMENTAL REUNION. Masonic Hall Cardiff, 8 Guildford St. CF10 2HL.

Cost of the meal will be £35 per person. If you would like to have your own table contact HHQ with your list.

Payment can be made through BACS using the following details; Home HQ 1st QDG, Sort Code: 30-92-07, Account No: 01567390.

When making payment add the following Ref, RD22-SURNAME.  By cheque send to HHQ QDG, Maindy Barracks, Cardiff, CF14 3YE.

For those comrades living abroad who find it difficult to pay by cheque or BACS, cash payment will be accepted on the night but please contact HHQ to book your place.

Email: hhq@qdg.org.uk

Itinerary and menu.

BAR:

  1. 28 Oct. Bar open from 17:00.
  2. 29 Oct. Bar open from 16:00 – 01:00, last orders 00:30.

AGM

17:00 In The Glamorgan Suite.

DINING 19:00 for 19:30

Menu

Each table will have a bottle of Red,White and Rose’ wine these however maybe changed to suite your palette. Bottle of Port.

Cold Starter Pate / Bread

Celtic Pride Roasted  Welsh Beef with Yorkshire Pudding

Leeks au Gratin, Roasted Potatoes & Seasonal Vegetables

Cheese Cake with Topping

Tea Coffee & Mints – Placed on a separate table

Vegetarian menu available on request through HHQ

ENTERTAINMENT

Entertainer and singer Helen Pearson.

DECEMBER

08 – CHRISTMAS DRINKS. Bovington RBL Club. Starts 20:00hrs. Contact qdgrca.wessex@btinternet.com for details.

09/10 – CHRISTMAS MARKET. Wolfenbuttel.

2023

MARCH

11HEREFORDSHIRE and FOREST of DEAN DINNER. Hereford Rowing Club.