National Arboretum

Discussions about a fitting memorial to the 14th/20th King's Hussars.
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Re: National Arboretum

Postby Bob_H » Sun Aug 18, 2013 2:14 pm

Arnie,

I'm not Rick I know and he might be able to help you better than I can, but here's a try.

In banking terms there is a difference between a 'Transfer' and a 'Payment'. A transfer is, as you describe, a way to transfer between accounts. A Payment is what you need to find and you should then be invited to either pay a Person or pay a Business. Because 'Noahs Arc' isn't a 'business' that the bank will recognise, it should then ask you to enter payment details manually (using Swift / IBAN and the account details).

This all assumes that you are registered to make International Payments from your account.

hth
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Re: National Arboretum

Postby Phil(Quassie)Baldwin » Sun Aug 18, 2013 10:20 pm

Mine will be next payday.
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Re: National Arboretum

Postby rick aindow » Mon Aug 19, 2013 2:02 am

Hi Arnie,

Not sure I can add any more to what Bob has said, I transferred cash from an HSBC account that I have in the UK, I bank here with ANZ and they have an option for international transactions but I have never been successful using that!
If you have family in the UK perhaps they can help out?
Rick
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Re: National Arboretum

Postby Arnie » Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:55 pm

Thank you all will now, armed with the information, try and send some money.

With my luck I will tell you now don't hold your breath but its a good job the wheels of the NA seem to turn very slowly.

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Re: National Arboretum

Postby Paul Keller » Tue Aug 20, 2013 10:24 am

No brainer !!!
I'm well up for it !!
Then it's Trooper this, an Trooper that
And Trooper how's yer soul?
But it's "Hawks are bloody 'ero's"
When the tanks began to roll!

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Re: National Arboretum

Postby Bob_H » Fri Aug 23, 2013 7:04 am

I'm happy to receive cheques so, if you're supporting the cause and can't make online payments please send an email and request my address details if you don't have them. Thanks. hussar1420@gmail.com

...or, you could walk into your bank and request a Bank Giro Credit using the Noahs Arc account details shown in an earlier thread.
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Re: National Arboretum

Postby Ian Clayton » Sat Aug 24, 2013 8:17 pm

Am reading this thread on iPhone, so may have missed something - if so, apologies, but I can't see what it is that is being proposed. Like most correspondents, I would be happy to contribute to a 14/20KH memorial. Is there a a proposal with a cost attached?

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Re: National Arboretum

Postby Bob_H » Sat Aug 24, 2013 8:50 pm

Ian,

This is a lengthy topic beginning here: viewtopic.php?f=20&t=3354

To get an idea of the proposal however, this should explain: viewtopic.php?f=20&t=3354&start=60#p36202
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Re: National Arboretum

Postby bob davies » Sun Sep 15, 2013 1:35 pm

it goes with out saying im in
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Re: National Arboretum

Postby southerngit » Sat Oct 05, 2013 4:21 pm

The Army Air Corps have just dedicated the Corps Memorial at the Arboretum, but it was done with minimal notice to the Veterans, and was mainly an invited guest event (including some bereaved families) but this has not gone down well with the 'old boys' who were virtually unrepresented at the service. Whatever the size or nature of the 14th/20th memorial, lets make sure it's open to as many as possible to attend.


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