Goals

  • Recognition of the two regiments: Royal Dragoons, Sherwood Rangers
  • Realization of a lasting memory of the role these regiments had in the liberation

Plan of action

  • Establish a connection with the Mayor of Borne and discuss plans
  • Present plans to the “75 Years of Freedom in Borne” Committee
  • Invite British regiments
  • Invite British Embassy
  • Organise festivities celebrating the presence of both regiments
  • Engage Dutch cavalry: ‘Bereden Wapens’ Fanfare Corps (‘Mounted Rifles’ Brass Band) and armoured vehicles
  • Acquire financial resources

Estimated expenses 

Accommodation allowance for British guests approx. 35 pers.€  1000,-
Cocktail event and catering€  1000,-
Bleachers/Stands on location/Concert€  5500,-
Farewell dinner€ 2500,-
Unforeseen expenses€ 2000,-
Total€ 12000,-