Bids open to host annual Armed Forces Day National Event in 2019

The Ministry of Defence is inviting expressions of interest from communities across the UK to become the next Armed Forces Day National event host. In 2019, Armed Forces Day will celebrate eleven years of supporting our Armed Forces Community, from serving personnel and reserves to veterans, cadets and families. The eleventh Armed Forces Day, on Saturday […]

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Llandudno to host Armed Forces Day 2018

  Armed Forces Day 2018 will be held in the historic North Wales seaside town of Llandudno. The event, which will also be the tenth Armed Forces Day, will be supported by the Ministry of Defence, together with the Welsh Government and Conwy Borough Council. Events are to be held across the UK to mark […]

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Record-breaking Armed Forces Day takes place across the UK

More than 300 different events took place around the world today to thank the UK’s Armed Forces for their work at home and abroad. The ninth annual Armed Forces Day centred on Liverpool, where regulars, reserves, their families and veterans gathered for a parade, receptions, displays, a ship visit and a Red Arrows flypast. There […]

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Happy Reserves Day!

Today the UK came together to pay tribute to those who choose to invest their spare time in being a Reservist and serving their country. Civilian employers, reservist’s families and military units came together to express their gratitude for the contributions and commitments that these selfless people make on behalf of us all. Companies like […]

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New Veterans’ Gateway to give support on civvy street

A new 24 hour service will help veterans access the support they need quickly and easily as they transition from military to civilian life. The ‘Veterans’ Gateway’ is designed to help former Servicemen and women of all ages and backgrounds navigate their new lives as civilians. From advice on housing and finance to help with health concerns, […]

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Plans for Plymouth Armed Forces Day are announced at spectacular launch

    The city is marching ahead with its plans for Plymouth Armed Forces Day, which were unveiled at the highly anticipated and exciting launch event today. Plymouth Armed Forces Day is organised by Plymouth City Council with Babcock as title sponsor, and is fully supported by all three Services and businesses across the city. Each […]

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100 Day Countdown to Armed Forces Day

THERE are just 100 days until Liverpool becomes the national focus for Armed Forces Day.   To mark the milestone, uniformed personnel from the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force gathered at the waterfront at 9am on Thursday (16 March) to see a huge ‘100’ banner, complete with the tri-services ensigns, taking over the […]

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Bids open to host the tenth annual Armed Forces Day National Event

The Ministry of Defence is inviting expressions of interest from communities across the UK to become host for the tenth annual Armed Forces Day National Event.   In 2018 Armed Forces Day is celebrating ten years of supporting our Armed Forces Community, from serving personnel and reserves to veterans, cadets and families.   Taking place […]

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Hold an event to show your support

Do you have a fondness for the Forces? Are you partial to a party? If so then why not show your support for our brave Servicemen and women with an Armed Forces Day celebration?   Up to £10,000 funding is available to help event organisers put together a day of celebration for their local Armed […]

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