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ARMED FORCES SUPPORT SERVICE GETS £65,000 FUNDING BOOST

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A support service launched by a group of charities in 2010 which has helped more than 15,000 members of the Armed Forces community…

Army Central Fund supports SSAFA with £50,000 grant

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Army Central Fund has donated £50,000 to support SSAFA’s Emergency Response Fund during the COVID-19 outbreak. Army Central Fund has donated £50,000 to…

Letter to the editor re: St Valéry Commemorations

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Dear Sir On Friday, 12 June more than 550 pipers across the world played the haunting march The Heroes of St Valéry from doorsteps, gardens…

Theater of War with BRAVEHOUND

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Theater of War is an innovative public health project that presents readings of scenes from ancient Greek plays–Sophocles’ Ajax and Philoctetes–as a catalyst…

A heartfelt plea on Day of the Seafarer – Don’t Forget the Families

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As the International Maritime Organization makes a call for seafarers worldwide to be recognised as key workers, the welfare charity Seafarers UK has…

Veterans Scotland Weekly Newsletter

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This weeks Veterans Scotland newsletter is now available. https://mailchi.mp/601ba2cbf179/veterans-scotland-weekly-newsletter-26-june-2020  

Extra funding for service charities as veterans’ support is stepped up

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Today the Office for Veterans’ Affairs (OVA) and the MOD have announced that 100 Armed Forces charities will benefit from nearly £6million of…

Fun and free books for all the family 

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Reading Force is a FREE, fun shared reading activity for all families with a Forces connection, including veterans, serving personnel and reservists, and divorced/separated…

Armed Forces week

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Armed Forces Week 2020 begins on Monday 22 June 2020 and supportive employers across the UK are gearing up to show the whole…

Military charity ‘Walking With The Wounded’ shortlisted for prestigious Mental Health and Well-being Award

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Military Charity, Walking With The Wounded (‘WWTW’) has been shortlisted for the new Mental Health and Well-being Award. The Charity’s mental health and…