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Defender is proud and very honoured to have the following affiliations:

Lady Julie Massey

City of Exeter

City of Glasgow

Livery Company: 

Worshipful Company of Fletchers


Kelbourne School - A children’s special needs school in Glasgow.
Dream-A-Way - An Exeter based charity who provide holidays and outings for disabled people of all ages throughout South West England.   Dream-A-Way

12 Regiment Royal Artillery – An air defence regiment based at Thorney Island near Portsmouth and recruiting from Cumbria and Lancashire.  12 Regiment Royal Artillery


The Exeter Flotilla (An association of retired Royal Navy and Royal Marine Officers, and their Reserves, who meet once a month at Lympstone near Exeter.)

The Paddle Steamer Waverley (The last seagoing paddle steamer in the world.)

The D-Boats Association – A Veterans’ organisation covering WWII and post war ‘D Class’ and ‘Daring Class’ Destroyers
The D-Boats Association