Benefits to work

UNIVERSAL Credit is gradually being expanded across the country, so what is it and how might it affect you? It is a single monthly payment that will eventually replace some of the benefits and tax credits you ...

For the love of horses

SERVING soldier Moi Watson rode and walked 100 miles in 100 days to raise £600 for a charity dedicated to improving the lives of working horses across the world. Moi, who serves in the Royal Logistics Corps...

Troops help charity shop

SOLDIERS from 26 Engineer Regiment have been on a mission to decorate the inside of the new Julia’s House charity shop in Salisbury. Troops went in armed with paint rollers to spruce up the walls of the new ...

Review: I Married A Soldier

GUEST reviewer and military wife Claire Simpson, whose father is a serving soldier, shares her thoughts on Brenda Hale's I Married A Soldier – an account of how a widow coped when her husband was killed in acti...

ABF launches Big Curry 2017

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity has launched its Big Curry for 2017. Now in its 11th year, The Big Curry embraces the British Army’s long tradition of eating a curry together and offers families, friends, colleagu...

Ask The Experts: Autumn 2017

How can I prepare my child for boarding school? Sara Sparling Sara Sparling, of Anderson Education, offers her expertise in getting your youngster ready for the daunting prospect of learning away from the ...

A career in writing

Clare Harvey tells Army&You how she juggled her career as an author and military wife… What is your connection to the military? When I first met my Royal Engineers husband, Chris Smith, he was a corpo...