To protect the nation, we step forward and meet every challenge
The British Army protects the United Kingdom’s interests at home and abroad, providing a safe and secure environment in which all British citizens can live and prosper.
Life in the Army
If you’re thinking about joining I’d say just go for it – the Army is a fantastic career. LCpl Laura Phillips, Royal Signals
Soldiers are training on the windswept Stanford Training Area ranges in Norfolk to develop the specialist skills they will need to serve in the British Army’s new Ranger Regiment.
The British Army has unveiled the cap badge of The Ranger Regiment.
The British Army has announced further details of Future Soldier, its most radical programme of transformation in over 20 years.
Airborne soldiers were on parade at the Houses of Parliament to be recognised for their efforts during the recent evacuation operation in Afghanistan.
This year’s Women in Defence Awards have taken place, with the Army taking home two prizes that honoured the contributions and achievements of women across the Defence sector.
A 96-year-old veteran whose war medals were ripped from his chest by a mugger while paying his respects at his local cenotaph has had them replaced by a serving soldier.
The British Army continues to develop its infantry training as the impact of the Future Soldier programme starts to take shape.
Britain Takes Lead Role In Enhanced Forward Presence
The Army is currently deployed in over 80 countries around the world. Deployments vary in strength from single military advisors to full operational deployments.Baltics
Our Serving Troops
The British Army comprises of 112,000 experienced, committed and highly skilled Regular and Reserve soldiers.