Home schooling overseas

Home education can be an appealing choice, offering flexibility with learning wherever you live and however often you move. This was the case for Natalia Forrest who has home educated her son Willem in the UK, ...

Settling into school

Family: Mum Laura and kids Lexi and Finley Moving to: Somerset Before our arrival Prior to our recent move into our own home, the head teacher gave us a tour of the school, showed the children their new clas...

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...