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
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.
A new broom is sweeping through the Army’s Training Centre at Pirbright as it looks to change the way in which tomorrow’s future recruits become the Army’s ‘Future Soldiers’.
Troops have returned from a successful month-long operation to conducting deep reconnaissance and deterring terrorist groups in Mali.
Work has begun on the Army’s first solar farm as part of a major project expected to deliver £1million in efficiency savings and a massive reduction of carbon dioxide emissions per year.
More than 1,300 troops from 3rd (United Kingdom) Division (3 (UK) DIV) are currently deployed to the United States in order to take part in its largest Warfighter exercise for 30 years.
Woodbridge’s airborne sappers have been building up their trade skills in Cyprus.
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.