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
When Lieutenant Colonel Lyndsey Kelly took command of No.1 Army Training Regiment at the Army Training Centre in Pirbright, not only did she become the first female officer to do so, but somewhat uniquely she assumed command from her husband, Lieutenant Colonel Shamus Kelly OBE.
The 1st Battalion, The Scots Guards (1SG), together with a range of other British Army units and our allies from Belize, had to get comfortable being uncomfortable in one of the world’s most unforgiving environments on Exercise Mayan Storm.
For the first time ever, the United States Signal Corps Regimental Association has awarded three British Army soldiers with the coveted Bronze Order of Mercury award.
A female officer from Grantham commences on her journey across the Pennine Way as she aims to complete one of the world’s toughest endurance events, the 268-mile Montane Spine Race.
The 2022 Queen’s Birthday Parade will open Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday celebrations on Thursday 2 June.
A soldier from Warrington in Cheshire has recently taken part in her first overseas exercise since joining the British Army less than a year ago.
Lieutenant Colonel Caroline Vincent to receive OBE in New Year Honours List 2022, for ensuring Army recruiting and basic training continued during the pandemic.
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.