Bournemouth Air Show
31st August & 1st September 2017
Further details to be confirmed in due course on this event
RAMC Aldershot & SAMA Parade
25th June 2017
Any medics and attached personnel invited to attend.
1030 hrs - St Andrews Garrison Church, Aldershot
Please see their Facebook page for further details - SAMA82 RAMC PARADE.
Armed Forces Day - Caerphilly, Wales
24th June 2017
SAMA Wales will be in attendance, Please go along and show your support.
Armed Forces Day - Scarborough
24th June 2017
SAMA 82 will be in attendance, Please go along and show your support.
National Armed Forces Day - Liverpool
24th June 2017
For more details please visit the Armed Forces Day website
Wreath of Respect Event, Cardiff
18th June 2017
400 bikers will ascend on our Falklands Rock Memorial in Alexander Gardens Cardiff to lay Wreaths and Remembrance Crosses in memory of the 255 who lost their lives during the conflict. For further details please contact SAMA Wales.
17th & 18th June 2017
SAMA 82 will be in attendance at Weymouth. Our stand will be at Weymouth Harbour front.
Tickets have been arranged for SAMA veterans to Parade on the Sunday.
Further details will be posted on this event in due course.
Musical Evening with the HM Royal Marine Band - Plymouth
14th June 2017 - 1830hrs
A musical evening with the HM Royal Marine Band will take place at St Andrews Church, Plymouth on Wednesday 14th June.
This service will commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Falklands Islands
Doors open 6.30pm - Service starts at 7.30pm
The evening will conclude with a Drumhead Ceremony.
If you wish to attend, please purchase your tickets at
They are priced at £15 each.
Liberation Day Service, Swansea
14th June 2017
Service to be held at St Mary's Church, Swansea at 1100hrs. Followed by refreshments at the Cross Keys Pub.
Falklands Islands Memorial Chapel, Pangbourne
11th June 2017
The annual service will take place on Sunday 11th June. If you would like to attend then place contact Angela Perry on 01295 738123 or email
Tower of London Remembrance Service
9th June 2017
For further details please contact SAMA Wales
Falklands Rock, Cardiff - Service
8th June 2017
Muster at 1045, Service at 1100 led by SAMA Wales Chaplain, followed by refreshments.
Remembrance Service, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent
7th June 2017
Service to be held at the War Memorial in Ebbw Vale Town Centre at 1030 hrs, followed by refreshments at the Council Offices.
Christchurch & Districts Branch - 35th Anniversary Dinner
3rd June 2017 - 7pm - Captains Club Hotel, Dorset
Please find attached the details for the 35th Anniversary Reunion Dinner.
Please note the flyer is for the general public and as such any holder of the SAM, the price is only £10 for the lunch & £10 for partners too.
it goes without saying the cost for any "Special Members" attending, the lunch is free of charge.
Christchurch & Districts Branch - Reunion Dinner Flyer.pdf
35th Anniversary Service - Holy Trinity Church, Hull
Sunday 28th May 2017
A Service will be held at holy Trinity Church, Hull on Sunday 28th May 2017 to commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Falklands.
The Service will start 2.00pm followed by a Parade to the Royal Navy & Merchant Navy Memorial at Hull Pier, which will include a Wreath laying ceremony.
Camping & Caravan Branch - Spring Camp
20th - 21st May 2017
Further details to be posted at later date. Details will also be available to view on the Discussion Board.
World at War Event - Weston Super Mare
8th & 9th April 2017
World at War weekend - Helicopter Museum, Weston Super Mare
SAMA 82 will be in attendance
Further details to be confirmed in due course.
The South Atlantic Medal Association 1982
20th AGM & Reunion Weekend 2017
The 20th AGM and Gala Dinner will be held at the Tillington Hall Hotel, Stafford on Saturday the 1st of April 2017.
Dress Code for the Gala Dinner is:-
Gents: - Jacket/Blazer/Lounge Suit and Tie.
Ladies: - Cocktail Dress, Trouser Suit or Blouse and Trousers.
Miniature Medals may be worn.
Dinner Jackets and Posh Frocks may be worn if preferred.
If you haven't got a jacket gents then just come anyway in shirt and tie, it is more important to be there.
After the continued excellent service from Isle-of-Wight Tours Limited, we are again using Shirley Winn and her team for the organisation of the weekends AGM and Gala Dinner.
Here are all the forms and information for the Hotel, AGM and Gala Dinner.
Following on from the success of this years AGM & Reunion weekend in Doncaster, it is advised to get booked up as early as possible.
Covering letter --------> Covering letter. 2017 AGM & Reunion weekend..pdf
Attendance / Apologies form ------> 2017 AGM Attendance + Apologies Form.pdf
Draft Programme ------> 2017 SAMA AGM + Reunion Draft Programme.pdf
Booking form -------> SAMA AGM weekend booking form 2017.pdf
Trading charter (Booking conditions) --> Trading Charter (Printable Version).pdf
Charity Rugby Match - Plymouth
22nd March 2017
Royal Navy 1st 15 Rugby Team v French Marine Nationale at Brickfields Plymouth 22nd March 2017
SAMA 82 is be the nominated charity for that game with around 2,000 spectators, 1830 kick off