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Denbury Days

dedicated to all ex-members of the

Junior Leaders Regiment, Royal Signals,

Denbury Camp, Newton Abbot, South Devon.

 

 

What's New

 

30 October 2017 - More Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 Photo's

Thanks to Mike Butchers more photo's of the recent Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 have now been uploaded to the website.  They can be viewed by clicking on the Gallery/Reunions/Newton Abbot link on the left of the screen.

 

3 October 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 Photo's

Thanks to Ted Kilpin photo's of the recent Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 have now been uploaded to the website.  They can be viewed by clicking on the Gallery/Reunions/Newton Abbot link on the left of the screen.

 


26 September 2017 - Remembrance Day Poppy Pins

Remembrance Day will soon be upon us.  The Poppy Pins are very popular and are worn by many.  A new seller has been found.  If you wish to purchase a pin (£7.50 incl p&p) then click on the 'Poppy Pins' link on the right of the the screen.

 


13 September 2017 - Message from Phil Kirk:

A thank you to all who attended the Reunion for the kind remarks.  The reunion raffle managed to raise £625 through the raffle.  Thanks to all those who donated a prize.

 


13 September 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Video

Thanks to Charlie Charlesworth a video of the recent reunion can now be viewed by clicking on the 'Video' link on the left of the screen.

 


28 August 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017

Message from Phil KirkMessage from Phil KirkI still have not heard from anyone who may have booked a room with me verbally and not confirmed by email apart from those who have a booking reference.  Could those who have not contacted please get in touch soonest via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Also


Some of the guys have also ordered Pies but I have forgotten who. (My age you know).  Could those who requested 'pies' in the past please get in touch again to re-order using this email address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 


22 August 2017 - Taunton Reunion 2018 - 24th February 2018

A new page showing details of the Taunton Reunion .2018 can now be viewed by clicking on the link on the left of the screen.

 


21 August 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Update

Message from Phil Kirk regarding the latest list of those attending and hotel arrangements.Message from Phil Kirk regarding the latest list of those attending and hotel arrangements.

 

Click here to view the latest reunion Update.

 

 


29 July 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017

Message from Phil Kirk:

I've been unable to contact those below. They have not paid or ordered their menu requirements.
I have no alternative to remove them from the list for the dinner dance.

 

Barry Mullins - Charles Saveall - Vicci Reesell - Barry Mullins - John Dolye.

 

I regret that if I do not receive this information by Friday (28 July) I will be deleting them from the Attending List.

Phil Kirk can be contacted by email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


25 July 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - URGENT

Message from Phil Kirk:

We are down to 137 now.  But still need food orders and/or payment from: John Dolye -  Vicci Rees - Charles Saveall - Barry Mullins - John Dolye.

I regret that if I do not receive this information by Friday (28 July) I will be deleting them from the Attending List.

Phil Kirk can be contacted by email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


20 July 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - URGENT

Message from Phil Kirk:

Could the following please contact Phil Kirk URGENTLY regarding the Newton Abbot Reunion 2017:

 

Barry Mullins - Charles Savell - G Styles - John Doyle - John Slater - Phil Hutson

Phil Kirk can be contacted by email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


16 July 2017Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Itinerary

An itinerary of the reunion weekend is now available for viewing.  You can view by clicking here.

 


13 July 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Premier Inn Vacancies

Message from Phil Kirk:

Anyone who has booked a room with me please confirm by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
I still have four rooms left if anyone is interested in the Premier Inn next to the racecourse venue.

 


10 July 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017

Message from Phil Kirk:

Last call for meal requirements for the following (time is running out):Last call for meal requirements for the following (time is running out):
John Slater - Barry Mullins - Charles Saveall - G Styles - John Dolye - Robert (Bob) Hay - Roger Sparks
Has anyone got any news about G Styles. I don’t have any email address or payment or food order for him. Thanks Phil

 


29 June 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Premier Inn Vacancies

Message from Phil Kirk:

 

I have several rooms booked at the Premier Inn near the racecourse where the venue is for the Reunion Dinner.   If anyone would like to take up a room option please contact me.

 

Phil Kirk 07802 683910

 


29 June 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Meal Requirements - URGENT

Message from Phil Kirk: 

 

Hi Guys. I am still awaiting some food orders for the Newton Abbot Reunion. 

Barry Mullins - Charles Saveall - Charlie Charlesworth - G Styles (No Comms) - Geoff JackmanJohn Bird - John Dolye - John Slater - Michael O'Flaherty - Philip Budden Philip Hutson - Ringo Starkie - Robert (Bob) Hay - Roger Sparks


I need this information for the Venue Caterers ASAP

Thanks Phil Kirk

 


20 June 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Update 8

Have been informed by Phil Kirk that 6 places are available for the Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 (Saturday). If you wish to attend then please visit the following link below and register your intention which will automatically forward details to Phil Kirk:

Attending Form

Could you please also complete your meal requirements for the Saturday night meal by completing the link at the following link:

Menu Choice

 


4 June 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Update 7

Menu Choices - Vegetarian and Gluten Free options are now included on the 'Menu Choice'.  To read the update click on the 'Newton Abbot Reunion 2017/Details & Updates... on the left of this screen. 


2 June 2017 - Photo Gallery - New Reunion Photo

Thanks to Mike Wellington a new Reunion photo has been added.  The new photo can be found in Gallery/Renunion Photo's/Australia/Australia 2017.

 


14 May 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Menu Choice Form

New 'Menu Choice' form for the reunion. To select your menu choices click on the menu on the left of this screen.
IMPORTANT Can all those who have already contacted Phil Kirk with their menu requirements please resubmit by completing the 'Menu Choice' form.

 


10 May 2017 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - Update 6

Last Parade Reunion Update. We are ARE OVERSUBSCRIBED for the Reunion Dinner So anyone that needs to pay please do so asap.  To read the remaining update click on the 'Newton Abbot Reunion 2017/Details & Updates... on the left of this screen.

 


27 February 2017 - Photo Gallery - New Photo

Thanks to Cliff Cunnliffe a new photo of Nijmegan Marches has been added to the 'Gallery'.  It can be found under 'General Photo's and is numbered 'gen773'.

 


27 February 2017 - Florida Reunion 2017

Thanks to Winston Manning new photo's of the recent Florida Reunion have been added to the 'Gallery'.  They can be found under 'Reunion Photo's - Canada & USA'

 


2 February 2017 - Brisbane Reunion 2017

New page regarding the Brisbane, Queensland, Australia reunion 2017.  To view click on the menu link on the left of this screen.

 


9 January 2017 - Leeds to Liverpool Photo's

Thanks to Bernie Temmen photo's of the L2L walk have now been uploaded to the site.  The 'L2l Photo's  can be found under 'Reunions & Events' menu on the left of the screen.

 


29 December 2016 - Forces Reunited website

A link has now been provided to access the Forces Reunited website.  It can be found on the right of the screen under 'Weblinks'.  Cost £8 per year to join.

 


1 December 2016 - The Phil Pearce Show Site

Phil Pearce has created his own website.  You can view the site by clicking onthe web link on the right of this screen.

 


21 November 2016 - Horsham Reunion 2016 Photo's

Thanks to Skip Harding new photo's of the recent Horsham Reunion have been added to the Gallery/Reunions/Various UK/Horsham.

 


17 November 2016 - Barnsley Reunion 2018 - Details

Thanks to Phil Kirk a new section for the 2018 reunion has been created under 'Reunions & Events' menu. Here you can complete a form which will inform Phil of your intentions to attend and will be added to the 'Attending List'.

 


17 November 2016 - Newton Abbot 2017 Reunion Attendance list Updated

The list of those attending the Newton Abbot 2017 Reunion has (after liaison with Phil Kirk) has been brought up-to-date.  PLEASE CHECK THE LIST to confirm that your name and details are listed correctly.

 


15 November 2016 - Newton Abbot 2017 Reunion Update 4 & 5

Update 4 & 5 from Phil Kirk has been added and can be viewed via the menu on the left.

 


29 October 2016 - Taunton Reunion 2017

A page has now been created for the Taunton Reunion 2017.

 


27 October 2016 - New Photographs (more)

Thanks to Peter Barratt two new photo's have been added to the 'Gallery'.  Then can be found under 'General Photo's - 701 to 800'


23 October 2016 - New Photographs 

Thanks to Peter Barratt seven new photo's have been added to the 'Gallery'.  Then can be found under 'General Photo's - 701 to 800'.

 


20 October 2016 - Wire Magazine 

You can view the 'Wire Magazine' by clicking on the link on the right of the screen under 'Weblinks - Other Sites'.  You can also view 'back issues' from December 2009 to date.  

 


9 October 2016 - Barnsley Reunion Photo's

Photo's have been added to the Reunion Gallery and are available to view via the link in 'Gallery'.   Their are more to follow when recieved.

 


22 September 2016 - Video's

A new video of the recent Newton Abbot Reunion 2016 is available to view via the link in 'Gallery'. 

 


20 September 2016 - Video's

The 'Video's' have now been reinstated and are available to view via the link in 'Gallery'.  It now includes videos of Teleprinters.

 


17 September 2016 - Denbury Memories

A new 'memory' has been added to the list called 'Learning to Type'.

 


17 September 2016 - Denbury Memories

A new 'memory' has been added to the list called 'Learning to Type'.

 


12 September 2016Newton Abbot 2017 Reunion Update 3

Update 3 from Jim White has been added and can be viewed via the menu on the left.

 


8 September 2016 - Newton Abbot 2017 Reunion Update 2

Update 2 from Jim White has been added and can be viewed via the menu on the left.

 


4 September 2016 - Site additions

An update of the Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 is available via the 'Reunions & Events' menu.  Plus a copy of the the AF C2136 Signal Form (Small) is available within the 'Documents' section.

 


4 September 2016 - Denbury Days Update 

Have finally moved the Denbury Days site to a new host.  Hopefully will sort problems out and the site should be much quicker.  The site address has change.  Please amend all your site links to:

www.denburydays.com

Please note the change from .co.uk to .com.
The Comcen is back and working - please leave a message about the site if you have any problems (or contact me via the 'Contact Webmaster' link on the left).

 


24 August 2016 - Uploading photo's and documents 

If you have photo, document etc you wish to share with others on the site - you can now use a form to upload the file to be included on the website. You can access this via the 'Upload File' menu on the left.

 


23 August 2016 - Denbury Days site Update

The 'Comcen' is a replacement for the old 'Guestbook' and 'Forum' as a method of communicating with anybody who visits Denbury Days website. Here you can leave a message of whatever topic you wish.  You can access the 'Comcen' by clicking on the menu above.

 


18 August 2016 - Denbury Days site Update

The site has now been updated to improve and fix bugs within it.  An improvement is you are now able to submit any 'Memory' or 'Story' via the submit tab.  If you are experiencing any problems accessing the site then please get in touch via the 'Contact' page above.

 


 9 August 2016 - Barnsley Reunion 2016 Update  -

Gents - There are still vacancies at the Barnsley Reunion “Holiday Inn”
So far we have 38 people for Friday night (22 rooms booked) and 53 people for the Sat night (33 rooms) in addition we have 4 guests for dinner not staying. Our allocation was 35 rooms for Friday and 50 for the Saturday.
This means that there are 13 rooms still available for Friday and 17 for the Saturday. If you know someone who is coming but have not yet booked can you ask they do so, as these will be taken off allocation September 7th. - Chalky 

 


14 July 2016 - Leeds 2 Liverpool Walk Report - A report of the recent Leeds 2 Liverpool Walk submitted by Bernie Temmen is now available for reading.  It can be viewed via the link on the left of the screen.


11 July 2016Newton Abbot 2017 IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT
Having spoken to Jim 'Chalky' White can I ask that all those who have contacted Jim by various means (Email, Facebook etc) stating their intention of attending the Reunion please click on the Newton Abbot 2017 Attending Poll on the left of the page and complete the 'Attending Poll' form.

Chalky is sending me a list of those who have contacted him which now contains over 60 names. By filling out the 'Attending Poll' form it will save me (Tony Gask) a lot of work transcribing the Jim White list to the Denbury days list.

Sorry about the inconvenience but Jim has agreed to let the Denbury Days Newton Abbot 2017 - Last Parade be the 'Master List'. This will also mean everyone can now see who and when they are attending.   Jim would also like to remind everyone that, because of the Newton Abbot Reunion 2017, their will be NO Barnsley 2017 reunion. The Newton Abbot & Barnsley Reunions 2016 will still go ahead.

Please, if you have any problems or questions with the above 'Attending Poll' form get in touch. (A couple have already phoned me and hopefully I have sorted their problems/questions).

 


8 July 2016 - Newton Abbot Reunion 2017 - A new Poll And Attendance form has been created on the Denbury Days website. This enables everyone who wishes to attend the reunion to show if and when they are attending. Once you complete the Attendance Poll Form a list is created to show who is attending.  You can complete the 'Attending Form' by clicking on the menu link (Attending Poll) on the left of this screen.

 


18 May 2016 - Leeds to Liverpool (L2L) 2016 Walk - Update - I am pleased to announce that Tony Hargreaves while over from Oz on his hol’s will be joining Bob Wathen, Frank Herod and myself (Bernie Temmen) on the Leeds to Liverpool Walk 2016 (L2L 2016).  More news later....
Bernie Temmen - Kohima 63-65 (off &on).

 


 5 May 2016 - Armed Forces Pension Scheme Newsletter 2016 can now be viewed by clicking on the link on the left of this page - Miscellaneous/Pension Newsletter 2016.

 


3 May 2016 - Denbury Plaque now available for purchase.  The plaques are made by 'Jock' Kelly.  For more information see the 'Miscellaneous' menu on the left of this page.

 


3 May 2016 - Notification of planned Leeds to Liverpool (L2L) Walk 2016 organised by Bernie Temmen.  For more information see menu on left this this page.

 


18 Apr 2016 - Thanks to John Dunford new photo's have been added to the Reunions Gallery which recently took place at Newton Abbot.  The photo's can be viewed in the Reunion Photo's - Newton Abbot 2015 folder.  (You can easily find the photo's by entering 'Newton Abbot 2015' in the 'Search Box'.)

 


12 Apr 2016 - A new 'Contact Form' has now been included to replace the previous form which 'packed-up' and refused to work.  The 'Contact Form' is their to get in touch with Tony directly/privately.  


7 Apr 2016 - Details of the upcoming reunion at Newton Abbot (including information of the Reunion Booking Form).  This can be viewed by clicking the link on the left of the main screen.

 


22 Mar 2016 - Thanks to Dave 'Lofty' Foster new photo's have been added to the Reunions Gallery which recently took place at Taunton.  The photo's can be viewed in the Reunion Photo's - Taunton 2016 folder.  (You can easily find the photo's by entering 'Taunton 2016' in the 'Search Box'.)

 


3 Mar 2016 - The planned Penang Reunion 2017 has how been cancelled.  In its place is a proposed Singapore Reunion on 4/5th February 2017.  For more information go to the 'Reunion Information' menu on the left of the screen.

 


 2 Mar 2016 - Details received from the Holiday Inn (via Jim White) regarding the menu/meal requirements at the Barnlsey Reunion 2016.   

 


21 Feb 2016 - Thanks to Chris Jones two new photo's have been added to the Reunions Gallery which recently took place at Haddenham, Cambridgeshire.  The photo's can be viewed in the Reunion Photo's - UK folder.  (You can easily find the photo's by entering 'Haddenham' in the 'Search Box'.)

 


12 Feb 2016 - Thanks to Terry Reynolds two new photo's have been added to the Reunions Gallery which recently took place at Burford, Oxford.  The photo's can be viewed in the Reunion Photo's - UK folder.  (You can easily find the photo's by entering 'Burford' in the 'Search Box'.)

 


31 Jan 2016 - Tentative arrangements/interest in a reunion to be held in Penang 2017.  For further information/contact please visit the 'Forum - Other Reunions' by clicking on the menu above.


Taunton Reunion Update (see menu on the left) from Mike Butchers regarding a room vacany at the upcoming reunion.

 


15 Jan 2016 - Details regarding the Barnsley Reunion 2016 are now available.  You can view the details by clicking on the menu on the left or visit the Forum (where you will also find a Poll asking you to choose which entertainment you prefer.

 


21 Oct 2015 - Barnsley Reunion Update (see menu on the left) from Jim White regarding the Friday night 'Steak and Curry' night.  Option to vote in the 'Forum' (see above) your preference.