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30 June 2016


To mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme this week, Defence Business Services has produced a short 30 second film to highlight MOD’s veterans support.

See the film on facebook at  www.facebook.com/modveteransuk or
search facebook for ‘MOD veterans uk’ where the film is pinned to the top.

14 June 2016


Military Support
 Newcastle's Homeless 

Are you able to give any of the following items OLD or NEW ?These will be donated to 'HOPE' a charity supporting Newcastle's homeless people...

Suitable Items:

Clothes                                            Washing /shaving items
Shoes                                                Toothbrushes (New)
Jackets                                             Talcum Powder
Gloves                                              Towels
Socks                                                Sweets/Mints (unopened)
Sleeping bags                                   Pens and pencils
Day sacks/bags                                Paper
Hats/caps                                         Books

If you are able to donate any of these items, please bring them to:

The Welfare Centre - Albemarle Barracks

By 13th july 2016. Thank for your generosity.

                                                          A little Goes Along Way....

9 June 2016


Armed Forces Covenant Website

In January 2016 the Armed Forces Covenant was re-launched under a new, unified brand.

The new website lays out the support that is available to beneficiaries of the Covenant – current Regular and Reserve Service Personnel, Service families, former Service Personnel – with links to further information on individual Covenant measures on GOV.uk

The new website also contains information for supporters of the Covenant, including businesses, charities, the general public and local authorities, and regular news stories about how the Covenant is helping real people

See the website at this link