Somerset Armed Forces Day 2022

Somerset Armed Forces Day 2022 will take place on Saturday 2 July 2022 at Vivary Park (Taunton) between 10:00 am & 6:00 pm

Living History Groups

Upottery Living History Group

326 AEB

11 Bravo Living History

The Association of Crown Forces

4th Dorset’s HQ Co WW2 LHG

Women’s Voluntary Service

On War Service LHG

10th US Mountain Division HA

West Country Tommie’s

Women’s Voluntary Service

Draca Beordor Viking Encampment

Military Units

40 Commando Royal Marines

Somerset Army Cadet Force

HMS Flying Fox

675 Squadron, 6 Army Air Corps

41F Squadron, Air Training Corps

Taunton Sea & Royal Marine Cadets

Private Owned Military Vehicles

Austin K2 GS Lorry

Morris 10 Staff Car

3-4 x 6×6 & 4×4 ATV’s

RLC EOD Landrover 110

1965 Mk2/3 Ferret

Snatch Landrovers x 2

MAN Truck

US WW2 Truck

1942 Australian Army Jeep




The Veterans Charity

Arc Inspire

Help 4 Heroes

Combat Stress

Veterans Outreach

Poppy of Honour

Dogs for Good

Service Dogs UK

Royal Marine Association

Defence Medical Welfare Service/NHS


Society of Friends Fleet Air Arm Museum

Mind in Somerset



Fern Animal Sanctuary

Freewheelers EVS

Somerset Wildlife Trust

Food and Drink

Cullen’s Catering BBQ

Mr Whippy Ice Cream Vans

Taunton Dairy Parlour

Bonne Bouche

Thai Style Thai Food

Wilbur’s Gourmet Hot Dogs

The Churros Company

Pancake Pod

NAAFI Select



The Dorset Grill

Where’s the Scone At

Taste of the Wild

The Pantry


AngelArt Face Painting

Somerset Airsoft

PB Model Maker

Martline Models

Remote Control Tanks 1:6

Nuffield Hospital

Bits and Co Gifts

The Old School Tuck Shop

Montana Designs

Berrys Coaches

Message in a Bottle

Eagle Plant Hire

Rusty Firmin Book Signing

Black Rifle Airsoft

Rapid Shot Paintball

Team SWG – Star Wars Costumes

Force for Charity – Star Wars Costumes

Bunker Bushcraft

Weston Attractions – Fair Rides and Inflatables

Bumblebee and Hotrod Transformers

Barricade Transformer Sheriff Car

Arktis Endurance Textiles Ltd

Art Creations

Need Some Help

Love Books

Counter Rivet Ltd

Taunton Town FC

All About Love

Sam’s Fudge

Warlock Meadery

Somerset County Council

Tactical Assault

Helping Hands Home Care

The Community Council for Somerset

Bandstand Performances

Blitz Time Sally

Taunton Military Wives Choir

Taunton Deane Male Voice Choir

Luis Martelo
Kirsten Orsborn

Arena Performances

Rocket Man Richard Browning

Rifles Band

Inter-Service Cadet Drill Competition – tbc

Somerset Army Cadet Force Band – tbc


Cullen’s Catering Inflatable Tavern

The Gin and Sin Co

The Box Lounge Bar

The Booze Box

Gorgeous Gifts Guru – Pimms

Report by Katie Rowlett. Courtesy of ITV News Thousands of people turned out in Somerset yesterday for the region’s official celebration of the armed forces. The event, which was free for all to attend, featured military vehicles from different eras and then performances by bands and […]
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Somerset Armed Forces Day
Living History Groups Military Units Private Owned Military Vehicles Charities Food and Drink Stands/Stalls Bandstand Performances Arena Performances Bars
We will be doing an arena display. We can fill the 30 minutes with a ‘weapons of the period’ talk, a shield wall display, and shield wall on shield wall combat display followed by 1 on 1 ‘champion fights’.
Somerset Armed Forces Day
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Somerset Armed Forces Day is a chance to show your support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community. This year, we will join people across Somerset to say “thank you” to members of the Armed Forces community – including current personnel, […]
Somerset Armed Forces Day
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This light infantry unit is made up of some of the toughest marines in the Royal Navy. From scorching deserts to the Arctic tundra, the elite troops of 40 Commando wear the Green Beret with pride wherever they’re deployed. 40 Commando’s role Trained for rapid worldwide […]