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
An Army officer whose journey towards a military career began with the Duke of Edinburgh Award says Prince Philip was “a handrail to his life”.
It is especially poignant that the day I passed out was the day the Duke of Edinburgh died considering the Award played a large part in my path towards a career in the Army.
His Royal Highness, The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh had a deep connection with Scotland.
As the Nation remembers the life of His Royal Highness, Army personnel who served alongside him talk about what he meant to the Regiments he was associated with.
For the Honourable Artillery Company, the City of London’s Reserve Army Regiment, preparations for a gun salute start in the early hours.
Units from the British Army have marked the death of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. In ceremonies across the UK, a 41-gun salute has been sounded, after the announcement of His Royal Highness’ death on Friday.
The Chief of the General Staff Sir Mark Carleton-Smith KCB CBE ADC has paid tribute to His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
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.