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September 2016

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Chief of Defence People (CDP) Lieutenant General Richard Nugee writes about the future of Service accommodation. "I know that the provision of Service accommodation is a very important issue for many of us - when our personnel deploy around the country and the world, it...

Find out about applying to the new £10 million per annum Covenant Fund to support the armed forces community. Applying to the Covenant Fund The funding priorities for April 2016 to March 2017 have now been agreed and are detailed below: *Priority 1: Veterans’ Gateway *Priority 2: Families in...

The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC), are a major funding partner to many organisations and charities. They recently held a workshop which we helped to facilitate to explore a number of specific techniques in which military charities, and similar organisations supporting the Royal Navy, can identify how effective their service...

Next week we will be attending the Armed Forces Pay Review Body; they provide independent advice to the Prime Minister and the Secretary of State on the pay and charges for members of the Armed Forces. We want to represent your views, so please click here if...

Great News- Calvert Trust will be running another of their popular  family breaks which are open to serving, reserve or veteran armed forces families that include a person with a disability and one family member under the age of 18. Places are limited so please book early to...

Do you want to know more about creating your own app? Recruit for Spouses are running a one day course which will enhance your IT knowledge and give you a new skill. It will teach you how to build an app from scratch and create an 'About Me'...

The Military Wives Choir of Dishford and Leeming will take to the stage at Durham Cathedral on the 22nd of November 2016. Tickets for the Home for Christmas Tour are priced from £25. Tickets are available from www.ticketmaster.co.uk.  ...

Thanks to the thousands of you who took part in our Future of Accommodation Model (FAM) survey for families over the summer.  The MOD have now invited serving members of the Armed Forces for their feedback via a separate survey which they can access using their...

If you are a Service family living in Clyde, looking for something to do, HMNB Clyde will be running free cinema screenings this weekend. Sat 24 Sep @ 2pm "Jason Bourne" Sun 25 Sep @ 2 pm "Star Trek Beyond"....

Nottinghamshire County Council is launching a new online, one-stop-shop of support for local armed forces personnel, reserves, veterans, cadets and people who interact with them. The website highlights some of the ways in which the County Council is supporting current and former services personnel and their...