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
Lance Corporal Nile Janjua, of Stafford-based 22 Signal Regiment, serves with pride as a British Muslim soldier observing Ramadan. He explains how he celebrates Ramadan, which for him is a time to show discipline, respect and selfless commitment.
Soldiers from 3 RIFLES have completed a gruelling Patrol Competition, Exercise CAIRN PATROL, to prove their combat readiness and infantry skills.
The Prince of Wales, Colonel of the Regiment, visited the Welsh Guards at Combermere Barracks, Windsor, today. The visit was an opportunity for The Prince of Wales to catch up informally with the Welsh Guards and to wish them good luck for their latest missions.
30 soldiers from Wiltshire based 1 MERCIAN use their rehabilitation time to raise funds for those affected by volcanic eruptions on the Caribbean Island of St Vincent.
Army units across the UK have raised money for the Captain Tom Foundation while paying tribute to the late war hero, famed for his charity fundraising efforts.
The second UK taskforce to deploy to the United Nations Peacekeeping Operation in Mali is undertaking its final mission rehearsal exercise before deploying.
A garden created and tended by soldiers on a London rooftop is now blooming, just in time for National Gardening Week.
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.