Letter: Free tours for World War Two veterans

The tours will enable veterans to return with a family member and carer.
The tours will enable veterans to return with a family member and carer.

The travel arm of the Royal British Legion is on a mission to find all surviving veterans of World War Two.

The Treasury is enabling a series of *free-of-charge tours for World War Two veterans to return to where they served to pay their respects to their fallen comrades (*does not include lunch, travel insurance and personal expenses. However, all veterans are offered £50 travel expenses). The tours will enable veterans to return with a family member and carer. For veterans wishing to benefit from this tour, they need to apply via Remembrance Travel’s tour operator, Arena Travel on 01473 660800, or visit http://www.arenatravel.com/our-holidays/remembrance-travel. Remembrance Travel will also be offering group travel opportunities for World War Two veteran associations.

Nichola Rowlands

Head of Travel

Royal British Legion