Laying Up Supper Saturday 3rd November

The Laying Up Supper will be held at the Victory Services Club on Saturday November 3rd.

The Victory Services Club
63-79 Seymour Street
W2 2HF

Contact Hon Events Secretary Mr Kevin Finn

3. November 2018 - 19:00 - 23:00

Association Annual General Meeting, Naval Club, London - Friday 1st March, 2019

The ADLS AGM will be held at the Naval Club, Hill Street, London. All members and associates are encouraged to attend. Further details from the Hon Secretary - .

1. March 2019 - 19:30 - 21:30

Annual Commemorative Cruise St Katherine Docks - 25th to 27th May, 2019

The Association Annual Commemorative Cruise will take place at St Katherine Docks over the late May bank holiday weekend. Around 20 Little Ships are expected to attend. Further details from the Hon Events Secretary - .

25. May 2019 (All day) - 27. May 2019 (All day)

Visit to Portsmouth Harbour and the Royal Yacht Squadron

On Monday June 3rd Veterans of the D-Day landings will travel to Normandy aboard a commercial ferry. The ferry will be escorted out of Portsmouth Harbour by classic vessels of the period and the ADLS has been invited to take part in this 75th anniversary event. Prior to this event the Little Ships will be on display in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
After the event it is hoped the Little Ships will visit the Royal Yacht Squadron, Cowes.

1. June 2019 (All day) - 4. June 2019 (All day)

Thames Traditional Boat Festival, Henley on Thames - Friday 19th to Sunday 21st July, 2019

Further details from the Hon Events Secretary -

19. July 2019 (All day) - 21. July 2019 (All day)

75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Antwerp - 6 to 8 September 2019

On September 3rd, 1944 General Montgomery ordered General Dempsey, head of the British 2nd Army, to occupy Antwerp. The 11th Armoured Division did just this on September 4th.
In September 2019 Antwerp will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation and the ADLS have been invited to join that event.

Planning for this event is at an early stage. Skippers interested in taking their Little Ship to Antwerp for this event should register their interest with the Hon Events Secretary

6. September 2019 (All day) - 8. September 2019 (All day)

80th Anniversary Return to Dunkirk May 2020

The Association plans to return to Dunkirk in May 2020 to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Operation Dynamo. It is expected that around 50 Little Ships escorted by the RNLI and the Royal Navy will take part in the Return.

21. May 2020 (All day) - 25. May 2020 (All day)