Annual Dinner & Ball 23rd June 2017

By invitation only

The Royal Navy Rugby Union Annual Dinner and Ball takes place at Fort Blockhouse on Friday 23rd June. The evening itself will commence at 1900 with a reception in the main bar. A photographer is available for photographs until 2000 during the reception and prior to the move into the marquee for a four course meal at 1945.  The meal should complete at approximately 2230, when entertainment will commence in the main bar and balcony.   There will be speeches, awards and presentations and plenty of time afterwards to catch up with old friends and meet those members new to the Royal Navy Rugby family. The bar will close at 0100 with carriages for all guests at 0200.

While dress for the evening will be Black Tie / ball gown or cocktail dress to give it a stylish air and entirely in keeping with the surroundings, the aim is to have a friendly and enjoyable event with many more in the years to come.

Guests are reminded that a PAS boat service will run from just behind HMS Warrior to Fort Blockhouse and back if you are staying on the Portsmouth side. Times are on the map of Blockhouse below.  You can also drive or arrive by taxi but please provide your details to info@navyrugbyunion.co.uk to prevent you being held up by security on your arrival.

We look forward to seeing you on Friday 23rd June for what should be a fantastic evening.