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
Sappers Brown & Hood and LCpl Howlett from the Royal Engineers are the first British soldiers to reach the final of World Skills Uk. They will be competing against the most talented apprentices and students from across the UK aiming to get to the World SKills Final in Shanghai in August 2021.
Warrant Officer 2 Kay Howells has won the Special Award at the Women in Defence UK Awards. First held in 2016, the Awards celebrate incredible work, provide inspiration and promote the value of women in the defence sector.
5 Rifles have swapped digging in for the drill square in preparation for Ceremonial Duties in London.
Soldiers from 4th Battalion The Rifles, who have recently returned from operations, have today Thursday 14th November been presented with their operational service medals
Two hundred UK Armed Forces personnel have this morning deployed to South Yorkshire to support flood relief efforts.
Former Chief of the Armed Forces, Field Marshal Lord Bramall KG, GCB, OBE, MC, JP, DL has died aged 95.
Soldiers from 4th Regiment Royal Artillery received their Operation TOSCA 30 medals last week. Addressing the crowd, Brigadier Mark Pullan praised the Regiment for a successful operation but gave special thanks and recognition to family and friends who support their loved ones whilst on deployment.
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.