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Announcement of fatality

07 July 2020

Announcement of fatality

It is with great sadness that we must announce the death of a soldier from The First Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers.

Army discusses the future with industry

01 July 2020

Army discusses the future with industry

Today, over 320 members of the defence industry gathered virtually with the British Army at the Land Industrial Symposium to discuss mutual investment in the transformation of the Army and the future security and prosperity of the United Kingdom.

Korea 70

24 June 2020

Korea 70

On 25th June 1950, North Korea, backed by communist China and the Soviet Union, invaded South Korea. Answering the call of the United Nations, Britain and her Commonwealth allies were soon supporting the South Koreans and Americans.

Rising Star Award Winner

22 June 2020

Rising Star Award Winner

Sgt Pamela McNeill, a metalsmith in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, has been named as the winner in the ‘Defence’ category of the Rising Star 2020 awards, which celebrates female talent across a range of sectors.

Virtual Pride 2020

22 June 2020

Virtual Pride 2020

This year, due to Coronavirus, physical Pride events across the globe have been cancelled. Undeterred, the Army has a full schedule of virtual events that will ensure that LGBT+ soldiers and allies can celebrate, connect with each other, and above all, be visible.

Queens Birthday celebrated with Guidance Compliant Tribute.

13 June 2020

Queens Birthday celebrated with Guidance Compliant Tribute.

Throughout the pandemic, Guardsmen from the Household Division have continued to guard Windsor Castle, Buckingham Palace, St James’ Palace and the Tower of London, in addition to forming a COVID Support Force. To pay tribute to Her Majesty on the occasion of her Official Birthday.

Christina Menzies Crimestoppers Reward

12 June 2020

Christina Menzies Crimestoppers Reward

Royal Military Police and the charity Crimestoppers appeal for information on anniversary of Christina’s death. A £20,000 reward is offered for information given anonymously to Crimestoppers

Commandos, Para's and Intelligence Corps at 80

05 June 2020

Commandos, Para's and Intelligence Corps at 80

This year sees the 80 anniversary of the foundation of three special elements of the British Army. In this article we will look at their foundation and the vital role they still play today.

First recruits pass out from Army Training Regiment in Winchester after coronavirus Lockdown

05 June 2020

First recruits pass out from Army Training Regiment in Winchester after coronavirus Lockdown

Today (Friday 5th June) 60 recruits marched on to the parade square at Army Training Regiment, Winchester (ATR(W)); within an hour they had proudly marched off as the first batch of soldiers to complete training in the regiment since the coronavirus lockdown.

Airborne Soldiers train together in Exercise Black Flight

03 June 2020

Airborne Soldiers train together in Exercise Black Flight

16 Air Assault Brigade, the Army's rapid response airborne formation, has remained at very high readiness to deploy on overseas operations and training.