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
Soldiers with key roles in the late Queen’s funeral receive unique recognition
Ahead of his Coronation on 6 May 23, His Majesty King Charles has bestowed a rare set of honours upon those who held important roles during the preparations and funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Life-sized statue of Royal Welch Fusilier and Regimental Goat unveiled in Wrexham
The bronze design at the entrance to Hightown Barracks marks the British Army’s 150-year bond with Wales’s newest city.
The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment pass their Major General’s Inspection with ‘flying standards’
Knightsbridge has hosted the impressive annual spectacle of His Majesty The King’s mounted bodyguard parading in Hyde Park, proving their readiness for the busy 2023 ceremonial year.
Paratroopers 'break the ice' with JEF and NATO allies
2nd Battalion The Parachute Regiment have been taking on arctic conditions on Exercise Joint Viking in Norway.
Scottish soldiers train with Canadian allies on Exercise Wessex Storm
Two Scottish battalions have recently returned from an intensive six-week training package working with the Canadian Army.
Next phase of Ajax trials brings battle-ready vehicles a step closer
Positive progress has continued on the next phase of Ajax trials, with the Ministry of Defence today confirming the revised in-service dates.
Army reservist wins National Geographic photography award
An Army reservist has won the landscape category in the National Geographic Traveller Photography Awards 2023.
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.