Living

Men at work

Do you find yourself envying those houses on your street which are getting a lovely new bathroom or are you cursing the upheaval as you have the work ...

Light from the darkness

When their 10-year-old son Charlie died from a rare epilepsy-related condition, Army family Jan and Barrie Burns embarked on a mission to raise awaren...

Stress-busting scheme

MANY of us take our soldier’s deployment in our stride and get on with life as best we can, but some families will need more support and look for ways...

Equipment check

MALE soldiers are being reminded to check their personal “equipment” as part of a new Army campaign to raise awareness of male-specific diseases. E...

The value of play

PLAY has particular value to our children at times of stress or change in their lives. This is especially true for our community where Service parents...

Help for homebuyers

THE final details of the New Employment Model (NEM), a study looking into how the Armed Forces will be shaped in the future, are a fair way off yet. ...