Review: The Very White of Love

GUEST reviewer and Army spouse Louise McCleery, from Brunsumm, shares her thoughts of The Very White of Love by SC Worrell, a powerful story of love and war based on the author’s own family history… When...

Edinburgh return for PTSD play

SELL-OUT show WIRED is returning to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe following a successful run in 2017. The show is about the individuals behind the uniform, about the women and men who, during war, go to work eve...

Don your glad rags and dance

GET ready to jitterbug, jive, swing and lindy hop the night away when The Blackpool Tower Ballroom hosts a spectacular Dance for Victory. The unmissable fundraiser is being held as part of Blackpool’s Armed ...

Darlings mark D-Day anniversary

FRESH from the finals of Britain's Got Talent, the D-Day Darlings attended a commemorative event alongside 38 D-Day veterans at the National Memorial Arboretum to mark the 74th anniversary of the historic Secon...

Saddle up for Forces Equine Games

THE UK Public Services Equestrian Championships is taking place at Moreton Morrell in Warwickshire this October. There’s lots of action in store with team and individual events, a gala, barbecue and social e...

Life skills lessons for Forces families

SERVICE families can develop their life skills at Headquarters 11th (Infantry) Brigade's first Armed Forces Festival of Learning & Life Skills Fair this Wednesday (13 June) at the Royal Military Academy San...

Veterans enjoy birthday bash

ARMED Forces charity SSAFA hosted a fun-filled party to celebrate the upcoming birthdays of eight well-loved members of its Southend Veterans Club. The party, held during the veterans’ regular weekly meet u...

Museum marks African Great War role

THE significant contribution of African men and women in the First World War is being marked in a major new feature at London's Tate Modern. The Head & the Load, from artist William Kentridge and perfor...

TOWIE stars join veterans for Big Brew Up

FAMILIAR faces from reality TV series The Only Way is Essex sat down for cake and a cuppa with Service veterans to raise money for SSAFA, the UK's oldest Armed Forces charity. Chloe Sims, James "Arg" Argent,...

New support for Scottish Service youngsters

A SCHEME to improve the support and services on offer to young people from Scotland's Forces families has been given the green light thanks to a £40,000 grant from ABF The Soldiers' Charity. The three-year N...