HMS Tiger Association;



Title Shipmate Address Post Code    
President Dennis Andrew        
Chairman Peter Austin        
Social Secretary Dennis Andrew        
News Letter Compiler/Publisher Dennis Andrew        
Treasurer Bob Horman        
Secretary John Wicking        
Slops King Peter Wilson        
Registrar/Webmaster Pete Revill        
Welfare Representatives Mike Bagan
Mike Fryatt
Contact details available on request, email me at jackdusty @  remove the blank spaces        




John Wanless

It is with regret that I have to report the passing of John who had been a member of our Association from the beginning. He Crossed the Bar on March 4th 2018. His funeral took place on March 19th at Durham Crematorium.        R.I.P.                      


Robert (Bob) Hollas

It is with deep regret I have to report the passing of

Robert Hollas at the age of 86. Bob Crossed the Bar on

September 30th 2017 after recently undergoing a hip

replacement which required several operations to correct Bob had served on the Tiger between 1960 and 1963. He had served 7 years in the Royal Marines as well as 7 years in the  Royal Navy. His funeral which took place at Shotts Crematorium on 10th October was attended by Ben & Peggy Turpin and Bob Horman representing the HMS Tiger C20 Association.

Our thoughts go out to Heather and family at this time. R.I.P.

                                           Anthony (Tug) Wilson

It is with deep regret I have to report the passing of  Anthony Wilson at the age of 80. Tug Crossed the Bar after a very short illness on 9th July 2017.

Tug served as an LRO on the Tiger during 1959/60. His funeral which took place on Thursday 20th July at        Loughborough Crematorium was attended by Dennis and Doreen Andrew representing the HMS Tiger C20 Association.

Out thoughts go out to his family at this time.        R.I.P.





Annual Subscriptions of, £7 for full member, £3.00 Associate Member (Spouse/Partner),

are due on the 1st of January each year.

Please submit cheques made out to " HMS Tiger C20 Association ", to the treasurer

Please enclose a Stamped self-addressed envelope or postcard, if you require a receipt.



Contributions to the newsletter are urgently, requested and can be sent direct to the "Scribe" Dennis Andrew.


HMS Tiger Association Caps.  £10.00 ea, incl. postage

Ties, Blazer Badges, Lapel Badges, etc can be obtained from the 'Slops',

Tiger Plaques, badges, brooches etc, available, call for a list.

Tiger Cuff-Links £6.00 including Postage



The HMS Tiger Association has an entry on Channel 4 page 153, see also page 152 for Service Reunions and Links.



Re-Union 2018



Our 20th annual reunion will take place at the 3Star Tillington Hall Hotel in Stafford from Friday 21st September to 24th  September 2018.

A full weekend of activities has been arranged as follows:-

a.            3 nights half board accommodation with all rooms en-suite, colour TV and hospitality tray.

b.            Our own private Function Room for evening dinner.

c.             Pussers Rum for ‘up spirits’ after the AGM

d.            Gala Night on Saturday evening with a glass of wine.

e.             Followed by live entertainment, (Shep Wooley)

f.              Port for the Loyal Toast.

g.            Saturday, a free coach trip to the National Memorial              Arboretum.

h.            A one hour guided road train trip at the Arboretum comes at an extra cost to you (currently £5.00)

i.              Reduced Bar prices all weekend in our function room.

j.              Plenty of free car parking.

k.            A Quiz on Sunday evening.

l.              Plus bits and pieces!?!?!?

The cost per person is £199.00.

Extra/shoulder nights are £55.00 per person DBB.

This weekend is again at the top of our budget but you will agree that what you get for your money it is well worth it.

This package was drawn up in collaboration with I.O.W. Tours who will have a representative with us throughout the weekend.

Let’s have a record turn out to celebrate the 20 years we have been in existence, a £10.00pp deposit will secure your room.

There will be 12 Doubles, 18 Twins and 20 Singles.   

Your Booking Form

Please complete your Official

Booking Form and post it to IOW

Tours together with your £10.00 per person non returnable deposit.           You have a choice whether you pay by cheque or complete your Banking details on the form.

Cheques should be made out to IOW Tours Ltd and posted with your Booking Form to:-

IOW Tours Ltd, 3 New Road, Lake, Sandown, I.o.W. PO36 9JN.

IOW Tours phone No. is  01983 405116

Note…There are no charges for using a Credit or Debit Card.

No payments are taken until you arrive at the hotel. 

It is advisable to put your name on the back of your cheque.                

Please mark your envelope ‘HMS Tiger’

The enclosed ‘Terms and  Conditions’ are a stipulation that IOW Tours made that everyone should receive a copy.

Do not hesitate to contact Dennis Andrew should you have    anything further to discuss. 


Download membership application form from here