Chris Roberts is the Royal British Legion representative on the board of trustees. He retired from corporate life in 2016. He was already Chairman of both the Olney Branch of the Royal British Legion and of the North Bucks Group which represents all the branches in Milton Keynes and the north of the County. The Royal British Legion is a key stakeholder in the Milton Keynes Rose as it is now the focus for a community remembrance event on November 11th every year. The Royal British Legion is responsible for the ceremonial associated with that act of Remembrance.