Ride for our wounded heroes

HELP for Heroes patrons Lorraine Kelly and Ross Kemp joined wounded ex-Servicemen Steve McCulley and Ben Zissman to launch Hero Ride 2014, the biggest cycling event in support of our wounded heroes the country ...

Unleash your inner artist

IT'S time to let out your artistic side for the Forces Additional Needs and Disability Forum's (FANDF’s) Celebrating Life & Achievement-themed art/photo competition. Held as part of the group's 25th anni...

From battlefield to business

HAS your soldier recently left the Army, or are they due to leave? From March 2014 The Enterprise Forces Bootcamp, launched by Manchester Metropolitan University Centre for Enterprise, will put Service leave...

Slip a date into your diary for 2014…

FRIDAY 7 February 2014 will see the very first National Slipper Day, organised to support our wounded Servicemen and women by raising funds for Help for Heroes. With a host of fun national events and regiona...

Charity helps soldiers soar

ARMY of Angels is a UK military charity providing support to members of the Armed Forces who have been injured, physically or mentally, while serving their country, as well as offering support to their families...

Big White Wall goes mobile

AWARD-WINNING digital mental health and wellbeing service Big White Wall (BWW) is to roll out a mobile app, thanks to funding from the Forces in Mind Trust and the Department of Health. BWW has been a resoun...

Gone, but not forgotten

CREATED by veteran James Lugassy and his brother, Notes With Wings is a free military specific memorial site. Inspired by the loss of a comrade, the website allows anyone to create an eternal memorial that c...

Your vote counts

IT’S great news that the electoral voting window has been extended to ensure that Armed Forces families living overseas will be able to get their postal vote back to the ballot. The Electoral Registration an...

Join the world’s library

BOOKCROSSING is a free, fun way to track and share books via social networking. You can tag and track your books by marking them with a unique identity  number – once it’s registered on the site, you can fol...

Sign up for swap shop

LITTLE Wardrobe is a new online initiative giving you the opportunity to swap the clothes your little ones have outgrown. It’s an easy way to exchange top quality and pre-loved clothing for both babies and c...