dinnington armisticeWelcome to our branch which dates back to the end of the Great War when men of the village serving in the Forces returned home and quickly formed a branch of the 'Old Comrades Association' A fore-runner of the British Legion.  We cover  Swallownest, Aston, Kiveton, Todwick, Anston, Harthill and Thurcroft

We welcome men and women of all ages, whether they have served in the  Forces or not.

Our Meetings

Our Branch meets on the last Thursday  of each month at the The Silverdale Club, Lordens Hill, Dinnington, Sheffield S25 2QE.

Social Activities

We have a full calendar of social events which are regularly posted on our Facebook page here


We regularly visit members and ex-forces personnel who are infirm or in care. Our welfare team provide support and advice to members and their families.

Our Branch Officers

President John Sayles    
Chairman David Summerbell    
Secretary Christine Foster email : Here  
Treasurer William Mawson    
Standard Bearer Alister Casey    

Join us

  • You can join a local branch on our national recruitment line >>> here <<<  or
  • If you prefer to join the Legion over the phone on 0808 802 8080  or
  • You can complete a paper application available from any branch officer