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2014

August 2014

The “History of the Royal Signals Beverley Boys” ... getting ready for the final Muster!

04 August 2014

July 2014

SSAFA Big Brew Up 2014. 18 July 2014
Arborfield Old Boys Association 18 July 2014
Calvert Trust Autumn Weekend Specials - Poster 17 July 2014
Veterans In Communities Newsletter - July 15 July 2014

Tickets on sale for Invictus games opening ceremony

03 July 2014

Fall For The Fallen 447 tandem skydives in memory of each British life lost in Afghanistan

03 July 2014
Eric Fraser named as first commissioner to support the needs of Scotland's veterans. 30 June 2014
Armed Forces honoured in Purbeck 30 June 2014
Scarborough counts down to Armed Forces Day 2014 27 June 2014
Landmark first signup by housing provider pledges support for Veterans in the run up to Armed Forces Day 27 June 2014
Crawley is showing its support of Armed Forces Day by hosting a special event on Saturday 28 June. 27 June 2014
Rally to Remember Heroes sets off from 'Top Gear' Track 27 June 2014
Pathfinder Magazine - June 19 June 2014
Falklands’ veteran Simon Weston to speak at mental health & social care event  19 June 2014
New scheme to help military leavers in the East Midlands area gain work ready skills for the local logistics sector. 19 June 2014
Free Careers Event Oxford 18 June 2014
Celebs get behind Invictus games in from of Camera 18 June 2014
National Memorial Arboretum supports Armed Forces Day 2014 18 June 2014
National Memorial Arboretum launches World War I Centenary trails
18 June 2014
Coach company recruiting for service-leavers 18 June 2014

Only 100 Days to Go until the start of the first Invictus Games

06 June 2014
Christmas Truce - Duke of Cambridge kicks off ‘Football Remembers’ to mark centenary of WW1 21 May 2014
First World War Memorabilia to be Auctioned for Centenary  21 May 2014
Freedom Parade Marks Historic Day In Kimberley 21 May 2014
Tickets for the Invictus Games go on sale, unique opportunity for the public to support 'Wounded Warriors" 14 May 2014
Course to boost veterans’ employment prospects 14 May 2014
Big White Wall launches new app to extend their online mental wellbeing services 14 May 2014
Military Wives Choir to sing at First World War Prom 14 May 2014
Pathfinder Magazine - News for Service Leavers & Veterans 14 May 2014
SSAFA invites Forces families to additional needs and disability conference 07 May 2014
OUTREACH services being offered by East Lancashire based charity 07 May 2014
Transition Fair in Wales on 10 July 07 May 2014
HMS Collingwood Open Day 31st May 07 May 2014

April 2014

300th memorial dedicated at the National Memorial Arboretum
Unveiling of memorial to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the River Plate  

17 April 2014
The Pegasus Bridge Memorial 14 April 2014
Forces in Mind Trust- Veterans Survey 14 April 2014

Legion launches Pop-in centre in Plymouth

07 April 2014
Military Care Home Receives Royal Visit 01 April 2014

Join us and make a splash!

Visitors of all ages will be taking to the water at the Jumbles Sailing Club Open Day on Saturday, April 26.

01 April 2014

March 2014

12,000 Homeless Veterans Helped by National Helpline 18 March 2014

Men in Sheds – learn new skills, make new friends

18 March 2014
70th Anniversary D-Day Commemorations 06 March 2014

February 2014

Maritime Charity on the Lookout 27 February 2014
Armed Forces Covenant (LIBOR) Fund Bursary 27 February 2014

The Officers Association Announces Changes to Its Employment and Benevolence Offering

26 February 2014

News from Phoenix House Recovery Centre New support group for veterans at H4H Northern Centre

26 February 2014

SPVA To Attend Who Do You Think You Are ? Live 2014 - Olympia London

13 February 2014
Beverley Boys Last Parade! 13 February 2014
Jobs for Service Leavers & Veterans 13 February 2014
Anchors aweigh: The UK Holiday Group seals partnership with naval shipmates 13 February 2014
Bursaries available for Service family holidays with the Calvert Trust. 13 February 2014
Joanne Froggatt announced as ambassador for Combat Stress 12 February 2014
Chairman out with the blue lights 05 February 2014
Soldiers support an 'eggstraordinary' World Record Attempt to launch the Great British Brekkie 05 February 2014
Sowing the Seeds of Forgiveness 05 February 2014
Chairman's dinner raises £2,625 for RAF Benevolent Fund 05 February 2014

January 2014

News from Phoenix House Recovery Centre 27 January 2014
OPPO'S BREWS & INTEL ! Open to Veterans now 27 January 2014
Liverpool FC Foundation / Military Veterans Programme 22 January 2014
Around 300,000 diaries from British soldiers who fought in the First World War have been posted online 20 January 2014
Veterans' mental health service wins national award 17 January 2014
Pathfinder Magazine - Latest Issue 13 January 2014
Coach company recruiting for service-leavers 10 January 2014
Buchanan Trust takes next steps as part of modernisation drive 09 January 2014
The Officers Association Sponsors the Spirit of the Royal Navy Sword, Presented at the BNRC's December Passing Out Parade 09 January 2014
The Royal British Legion's new public "Pop In" Advice and Information Centre in Liverpool city centre now open 09 January 2014

December 2013

Pathfinder Magazine - Resettlement Magazine 18 December 2013

New Play Area Officially Opened Thanks to Covenant Funding

18 December 2013
Substantial Libor Boost for Alabaré Homes for Veterans 18 December 2013
National Memorial Arboretum seeks new customer service volunteers 09 December 2013
Scottish Veterans Minister Celebrates Topping Out at New Glasgow Housing Development 09 December 2013
Staff from the Poppy Factory take on the Santa Run to raise funds for the charity's "getting you back to work scheme" 09 December 2013

November 2013

SSAFA campaign to break down barriers that delay forces family support 27th November 2013
War stories - Commemorating the centenary of World War One in Brighton & Hove 27th November 2013
We are looking for T4V Practitioners 27th November 2013

Ex-Servicemens Association of Mazarrón District [ESAMD]

27th November 2013
National Memorial Arboretum seeks new customer service volunteers 27th November 2013
Crawley pledges support to our national heroes 19th November 2013
Veterans hop on the buses to collect 19th November 2013
Centre given new life by veterans’ charity on Armistice Day 19th November 2013
We are looking for T4V Practitioners. 19th November 2013
Simon Firth made Charity Patron 18th November 2013
We shall remember them - Scotland’s veterans’ charity remembers fallen colleagues on Armistice Day   18th November 2013
One stop for veteran services in Burnley 12th November 2013
Veterans Given A Second Chance by Stoll and the Royal British Legion 12th November 2013

The Royal Star & Garter Home in Surbiton Official Opening By HRH Princess Alexandra

12th November 2013

SSAFA Partners With Jewellery Specialist Stella & Dot To Give Our Forces Woman A Gift This Christmas

12th November 2013
The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society creates own community for residents and families 12th November 2013
Funding boost for service helping Scottish veterans support each other 12th November 2013
Trustee Week 2013 12th November 2013
Last surviving World War I widow attends Armistice Day Service of Remembrance at the National Memorial Arboretum  12th November 2013
We shall remember them - Scotland’s veterans’ charity remembers fallen colleagues on Armistice Day   12th November 2013
Veterans and Military Personnel - Rehabilitation of Memory in Brain Injuries research 12th November 2013
Help for Heroes Hidden Wounds psychological support programme 11th November 2013
Not Forgotten Association Remembrance commemorations - Harry Patch portrait 11th November 2013
Armistice Day commemorations at the National Memorial Arboretum       05th November 2013
Veterans in Communities newsletter for East Lancs area. 05th November 2013
Heroes Over the Retreat as rockets recall our fallen servicemen 04th November 2013

October 2013

The Royal Star & Garter Homes WW1 Centenary Battlefields Trek 29th October 2013
Andover celebrated on Saturday ! 29th October 2013
Armed Forces Minister Visits the Poppy Factory 29th October 2013
Household names sign up to Corporate Covenant 21st October 2013
Primary school pupils uncover real life stories of war heroes from local memorials 08th October 2013

Help for heating bills - Scots encouraged to make use of £74 million home energy fund.

08th October 2013

First Double Amputtee Race Driver With Hand Controls

07th October 2013
Maritime charity urges seafarers to come forward for support 07th October 2013
Children from local primary school learn about Britain’s rich maritime history from ex-seafarer 03rd October 2013
Free Employment Advice for Service Families  01st October 2013
Jobs for Reservists and Veterans 01st October 2013

September 2013

Ride to the Wall 6 at the National Memorial Arboretum 30th September 2013
Local Heroes Honoured in the Royal Star & Garter Home, Solihull 26th September 2013
Gloucestershire Homes for Veterans receive funding boost  26th September 2013
Help for Heroes run northern Recovery Centre opens 26th September 2013
Last chance early bird rate for next summer’s toughest trek  26th September 2013
Beca from “Bake Off” Sings the Big Brew Up’s praises for SSAFA 26th September 2013
New Plymouth Ambassadors group enjoys successful first meeting  26th September 2013
SSAFA Christmas Cards On Sale Now 26th September 2013
Anglia Ruskin University’s MSc is first in the UK to provide specialist training 26th September 2013
Mental Health First Aid rolls out training for Armed Forces community focus on World Mental Health Day 10 October 2013  26th September 2013
Unveiling of The Royal British Legion's new memorial National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire10.00 hrs, Saturday 14 September 2013 10th September 2013

Ride to the Wall volunteers receive Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire 

09th September 2013
Veterans urged to tell their story in new campaign to salute ex-servicemen and women 09th September 2013
Two free Shakespeare Workshops from The Combat Veteran Players at Stoll on 23rd September and 25th October 2013 06th September 2013
National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire  06th September 2013
QEHBC Comedy Night 03rd September 2013
Clyde Slide for Erskine 03rd September 2013
The Royal Star & Garter Homes Successfully Moves Residents Into Brand New Surbiton Home 03rd September 2013

August 2013

2000 year memorial unveiled for Malaya & Borneo Veterans at the National Memorial Arboretum

16th August 2013
The Forces in Mind Trust launches seminal transition mapping study 16th August 2013
Some 30 soldiers were put through their paces in Edinburgh at the launch of a new 'MoneyForce' training programme. 16th August 2013
EMPLOY-ABLE: PARTNERSHIP SERVICE HELPING SCOTLAND’S VETERANS INTO WORK  
2000 year memorial unveiled for Malaya & Borneo Veterans at the National Memorial Arboretum 5th August 2013
New granite memorial for UK’s remotest war grave 5th August 2013
Veteran society talks about their contribution to the Armed forces 5th August 2013

Hermes links up with Royal Logistics Corp

5th August 2013

July 2013

Karting for Troops
British 24 hour Kart Race
Teesside Sat 24th & Sun 25th August 2013
26th July 2013
Consultation will add ‘new dimensions’ to historic military farm charity 25th July 2013
Dare to Live - A life skills programme incorporating psychological education for veterans with trauma, PTSD, stress, depression or addiction to support them re-integrate back into civilian life and back to work. 24th July 2013
HMS Illustrious replica presented to Veterans Welfare Service 24th July 2013
Slide the Clyde for Erskine - 12th & 13 October - Limited Places Available 24th July 2013
Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society Supports Seafarers’ Awareness Week 24th July 2013
Armed Forces veterans invited to join new Thrive project in Saltwell Park, Gateshead and Kings Heath Park, Birmingham. 22nd July 2013
True Heroes Racing Team - Superbike newcomer makes racing return to Brands Hatch 15th July 2013
Hounds for Heroes fundraising 15th July 2013
TimeBank mentoring project helps veterans adjust to life on Civvy Street 10th July 2013
First World War memorial park secures £2.4m Lottery investment  10th July 2013

June 2013

‘Great Escape’ tribute to true  wartime heroes 21st June 2013
Corporal Johnson Beharry VC to return to the National Memorial Arboretum on Armed Forces Day 21st June 2013
Forces Festival this Saturday 22nd June! 21st June 2013
Swing by QAHH for an Open Day to remember 21st June 2013
Free carvery on Armed Forces Day 18th June 2013
Liverpool FC Foundation Military Veterans 17th June 2013
North Somerset MP Liam Fox gets whistlestop tour of The Retreat 12th June 2013
Veterans’ charity unveils new contemplation garden at Royal Hospital Chelsea 12th June 2013
Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society Recognises Long Service at Annual AGM 12th June 2013
BFBS Presenters Host Tarts for Troops Tea Party in Afghanistan 12th June 2013
Carehome Urges More Seafarers in Need to Seek Support 12th June 2013
Wonder walkers complete charity trek to Cornwall 12th June 2013
Blind Veterans UK needs your help to rename local roundabout 12th June 2013
Red Arrows' flight of honour at Buckinghamshire's Armed Forces Day 12th June 2013
True Heroes Racing team was forged on frontline 10th June 2013
The Baton returns to the National Memorial Arboretum for its 5th annual Remembrance run 10th June 2013

May 2013

Want to work in gardening, learn skills and make new friends?
Working it Out for ex-service personnel Is a free training programme in Battersea Park
22nd May 2013
Bedford International Athletic Stadium to host Forces Festival and Community Games 22nd May 2013
Heroes Return Big Lottery Funding Extended. 22nd May 2013
Battle of the Atlantic Dinner on HMS Illustrious Raises £180k for Seafarers in Need 17th May 2013
Inside Right Programme at Everton Football Club 15th May 2013

HMS Collingwood opens it's gates for fun filled day featuring The Royal Navy and Royal Marines charity field gun competition

07th May 2013

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham and the BUPA Great Birmingham Run.

07th May 2013

April 2013

HMS Collingwood opens its gates for fun filled day featuring the Royal Navy and Royal Marines charity field gun competition

22nd April 2013
Military Work Placement Scheme extended 15th April 2013
Engraving of names of those killed in 2012 to start on the Armed Forces Memorial 09th April 2013
Tales from the fence 08th April 2013
Blind Veterans UK’s No One Alone campaign. 08th April 2013

March 2013

Registration opens for Arboretum’s annual ‘Walk to the Wall’ 25th March 2013
Veterans wanted to take part in digital arts projects 20th March 2013

February 2013

Armed forces to have a voice in future of historic military farm charity 11th Feb 2013

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership - Can you help us spread the word ?

11th Feb 2013
AIR VICE-MARSHAL RAY LOCK APPOINTED NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF THE FORCES IN MIND TRUST 06th Feb 2013
Join Sporting Legends and Help Care For Veterans 06th Feb 2013
Do the Foxtrot this February 06th Feb 2013
New Defence Discount Service (DDS) 06th Feb 2013

ERSKINE NEEDS YOU

05th Feb 2013

January 2013

CLYDE SLIDE FOR ERSKINE 29th Jan 2013

Have you ever served in the Armed Forces? Are you currently unemployed and looking for work? Do you live in the Liverpool area?

23rd Jan 2013
Race2Recovery 23rd Jan 2013
100 days to go before Brighton’s biggest race 22nd Jan 2013

SPVA TO ATTEND WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? LIVE 2013 – OLYMPIA, LONDON

18th Jan 2013
Pedal Power – Cycling Project from Groundwork North Wales 17th Jan 2013
Opening of First Retreat Signals Massive Step Forward for Military Charity 15th Jan 2013
Army Veteran Re-Homed by Housing Partnership 04th Jan 2013
WWII Hero celebrates a New Year and 100th Birthday at MOD’s Ilford Park Polish Home in Devon 03th Jan 2013

Employment support for blind veterans

03th Jan 2013


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