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Royal Naval Writers’ Association

Formed in 1887 - The Oldest Military Association

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Royal Naval Writers’ Association

The World’s Oldest Military Association – Est. 1887

2019 Reunion Dinner

132nd Annual Reunion Dinner 2019


The guest of honour will be Rear Admiral Phil Halley MBE.


This year’s annual reunion dinner details are..

Date: Friday 11 October

Time: 1900 for 1930

Location: Royal Beach Hotel, St Helen’s Parade, Southsea, Hants. PO4 0RN, in the Ark Royal Suite.

The subsidized cost will be £30.00.

For the meal, you can choose between:


  • Leek & potato soup served with croutons
  • Duck & Orange Pate served with Red Onion Marmalade & Ciabatta
  • Char Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad finished with Parmesan Shavings
  • Home Cured Salmon served with Citrus Mayonnaise.


  • Pan Fried Breast of Chicken finished with a Tarragon Sauce
  • Four Hour Braised Blade of Beef finished with a Red Wine & Thyme Sauce
  • Sea Bream Fillet served with a Cream Herb Sauce
  • Mediterranean & Vegetable Mozzarella Wellington with a Provençale Sauce

Served with potatoes and seasonal vegetables.


  • White & Dark Chocolate Mousse served with a Vanilla Sauce K.
  • Strawberry Meringue Nest filled with Chantilly Cream.
  • Amaretti filled Profiteroles finished with a warm Chocolate Sauce.
  • Bakewell Tart served with Custard

Wine together with port* for the Loyal Toast will also be included with the above.


Please liaise directly with the Royal Beach Hotel mentioning RNWA to receive the special rates of £65.00 single room and £95.00 a double room both inc. breakfast. A certain number of rooms have already been set aside for this evening but are only available on a first paid first come basis so don’t be disappointed book sooner rather than later by calling 023 9273 1281 or email:

Closing Date

Closing Date for receipt of applications, regrettably NO EXCEPTIONS is Friday 20th September 2019 – no refund(s) can be made after this date for non-attendance irrespective of reason.

Important: *Email details of date and amount when payment is made and ensure a written acknowledgment is received within 14 working days otherwise payment will not guarantee your placement.

The booking form can be RNWA-Reunion-Dinner-Application-Form-Friday-11th-October-2019-CL-1


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