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Newsletter – 17 June 2021

June 17, 2021

Newsletter – 17 June 2021


Hi folks,  The main story in the news of late has been the delay of national reopening in the UK. It feels like we've stalled and we really just want to get to the end. Let's keep on hoping that by the time we're writing the newsletter in late July, it's all over and done […]

Newsletter – 3 June 2021

June 3, 2021

Newsletter – 3 June 2021


Hi folks,  Lockdown has been hard for a lot of people. Recent news from the armed forces has been tragic – a number of suicides in a very short space of time. We don’t always know the root cause of these sad losses, though many are attributed to PTSD, but we do know that we […]

Newsletter – 6 May 2021

May 6, 2021

Newsletter – 6 May 2021


Hi folks,  We are delighted to report that we are back in the office full time, which is great because we are also enormously busy. As you'll see below, vacancies have been really hotting up so – at the risk of sounding like a broken record – please do make sure all your details are up […]

Newsletter – 22 April 2021

April 22, 2021

Newsletter – 22 April 2021


Hi folks,  Since we last wrote to you, the news headlines have been dominated by the sad death of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. During his life, the Duke was a strong and ardent supporter of the UK’s Armed Forces, taking a deep personal interest in military campaigns and casualties. His death will be felt […]

Newsletter – 8 April 2021

April 8, 2021

Newsletter – 8 April 2021


Hi folks, Last week saw the formation of the UK’s Space Command on 1 April. Easy to write this off as an April Fool but it actually looks pretty interesting. This at a time when ground troop numbers are being cut to record lows is an interesting move – as always we will keep a close […]

Newsletter – 25 March 2021

March 25, 2021

Newsletter – 25 March 2021


Hi folks, With the rise of threats worldwide, this was an interesting week for the UK government to announce a planned reduction of the British Army to 72,500 troops, some 10,000 fewer than we have currently. Defence Secretary Ben Wallace set out plans for new capabilities such as electronic warfare and drones. Much as we appreciate that […]

Newsletter – 11 March 2021

March 11, 2021

Newsletter – 11 March 2021


Hi folks, Monday saw International Women's Day and we were really impressed with some of the coverage showing our female colleagues in action through the ages. All very timely, with a recent BFBS survey showing that the majority of people are not aware of women's contribution to war efforts past and present. It's a real […]

Newsletter – 25 February 2021

February 25, 2021

Newsletter – 25 February 2021


Hi folks, Captain Sir Tom Moore will be laid to rest on Saturday in a small family ceremony with representatives of the Armed Forces performing ceremonial duties at the funeral in recognition of Captain Sir Tom's service. We will certainly be taking a moment to remember him on the day.   Following on from last week’s […]

Newsletter – 11 February 2021

February 11, 2021

Newsletter – 11 February 2021


Hi folks, We were very saddened by the recent death of Captain Sir Tom Moore. It has been truly heartening to see the nation come together in memory of a true British hero, a man who really brought us together when we needed it most. May he rest in peace.  Two pieces of potentially positive […]

Newsletter – 28 January 2021

January 28, 2021

Newsletter – 28 January 2021


Hi folks, Some potentially good news for veterans this week as the Armed Forces Covenant comes before Parliament for ratification. The Covenant aims to introduce a legal duty for relevant UK public bodies to ensure the Armed Forces community is treated fairly. We’re hoping this will herald the end of the horrific scenes of veterans on our […]

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