Force for good

WHEN Katherine Reed’s husband Jim was deployed for seven months in 2012, the mum-of-two was determined the family would remain in close touch while separated. So when a Reading Force scrapbook was sent home ...

Banding together

When a soldier is injured in the line of duty, it is not just their life that is changed forever. The impact on their families can be just as great – which is where a specialist Service support group comes into...

Quality time

THE weather was awful at 1.30am, but nothing was going to stop Gemma Tebble and her family from getting to the airport. They were about to jet off to Tenerife for a holiday with Give Us Time, a charity that pro...

Explore the great outdoors

WALK Unlimited, in partnership with Natural England, Natural Resources Wales and other local organisations, is promoting 15 fabulous National Trails in England and Wales. Now is the time to walk, ride, cycle...

What’s on near you?

LOOKING for local info? Check out Mums In The Know, a website that provides local information and useful articles aimed at families. Run by local mums, each area site features what’s on information and an es...

Be safe online

CLICK on the UK Safer Internet Centre for e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet. It offers a range of essential services to promote responsible use o...

Trovi: it’s the biz!

TROVI is a new app that allows you to find, recommend and promote family-run and independent businesses in your area. The founders include Meredyth Grant, an Army Reservist and military spouse, who helped to...

Top 5: Mother’s Day Gifts

Stuck for ideas for gifts to give this Mother's Day? Let Army&You guide you towards the perfect present for Sunday, March 30... 1. Sainsbury's Home Scrap-book Gift Set Any mum can confirm that raising k...

Armed Forces in the picture in Bradford

THE Inspired and Proud Project has worked with young people, schools, serving military personnel, veterans, cadets and other members of the community in a series of workshops in and around Bradford. The exh...