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
Astronaut and former Army helicopter pilot Colonel Tim Peake CMG has presented helicopter aircrew with their flying badges and certificates.
Soldiers from the Light Dragoons and Royal Anglian Regiment, supported by a specialist Royal Engineer search team, have seized a cache of weapons hidden by suspected Daesh terrorists.
The Army is experimenting with an innovative digital communications suite which will revolutionise the way soldiers operate in the battle spaces of the future.
Thousands of British, US, and Estonian forces have taken part in Exercise Swift Response where British and American troops jumped into Estonia on Saturday 8 May as part of the ongoing Exercise Defender Europe 21.
A serviceman, Cpl Kirby, based at ITC Catterick, has been hitting the road to raise money for charity in memory of his late mother.
Phase Two trainee soldiers and instructors of Blandford-based Lightning Troop, 11th Signal Regiment, have been running, cycling and swimming an equivalent distance of at least 4,000km throughout Ramadan.
Soldiers in Wales completed a complex training exercise at a disused hospital as part of a course shaped to develop the British Army’s future infantry sergeants.
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.