Medal joy for Second World War veteran

A 91-YEAR-OLD Second World War veteran has been honoured for his service by the Lord Mayor of Newcastle. Wellesley Hull, who is known as Bill and lives in Walker and served in the conflict and in Burma with ...

Veteran completes scooter challenge

ANDY McIntosh, a retired Army corporal from Strathaven near Glasgow, drove a TGA Breeze mobility scooter 100 miles to raise money for military charities on the 100th World War One anniversary. The ex-Service...

Collecting memories for a husband “lost”

FOR Lorna Hunter, watching her husband take to the water in a canoe brings tears to her eyes. It’s catching a glimpse of the man she married but it also hits home how much he has changed since he was diagnos...

Wounded warrior earns his wings

WINGS for Warriors is pleased to announce the success of Matt Bryant, one of its former students. After sustaining a life-changing injury whilst on an active tour of duty, Matt fought against the odds and se...

Focus on fitness helps veteran fight PTSD

A SUPER-FIT Army veteran has used his passion for exercise to forge a new career and help combat Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Adam Rundle, who was deployed to Northern Ireland, Iraq and Afghanistan while ...