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HRH The Duchess of Cornwall Visits Wiltshire's 5 RIFLES

07 May 2021

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall Visits Wiltshire's 5 RIFLES

The Duchess of Cornwall visited 5th Battalion The Rifles (5 RIFLES) at their home in Bulford, Wiltshire, today (Fri 07 May) in her capacity as Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles.

Signaller Lance Corporal Nile Janjua smiling in his car. He works in Stafford-based 22 Signal Regiment.

06 May 2021

Observing Ramadan as a British Soldier

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.

3 RIFLES Hit the Hills on Gruelling Patrol Competition

05 May 2021

3 RIFLES Hit the Hills on Gruelling Patrol Competition

Soldiers from 3 RIFLES have completed a gruelling Patrol Competition, Exercise CAIRN PATROL, to prove their combat readiness and infantry skills.

 Prince of Wales Visits Welsh Guards as They Take on Global Commitments

05 May 2021

Prince of Wales Visits Welsh Guards as They Take on Global Commitments

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.

Mercian Soldiers Dive in to Help Those Affected by Volcanic Eruptions in the Caribbean

04 May 2021

Mercian Soldiers Dive in to Help Those Affected by Volcanic Eruptions in the Caribbean

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.

British Army takes on Captain Tom 100 challenge

02 May 2021

British Army takes on Captain Tom 100 challenge

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 Desert Rats Ready Their Skills for Peacekeeping Mission

30 April 2021

The Desert Rats Ready Their Skills for Peacekeeping Mission

The second UK taskforce to deploy to the United Nations Peacekeeping Operation in Mali is undertaking its final mission rehearsal exercise before deploying.

Stand by your (flower) beds! Soldiers create garden on London rooftop.

30 April 2021

Stand by your (flower) beds! Soldiers create garden on London rooftop.

A garden created and tended by soldiers on a London rooftop is now blooming, just in time for National Gardening Week.

Working mum - Captain Holden with her children pictured on an internet video call.

28 April 2021

British Army shortlisted for Working Families Best Practice Awards

The British Army has been recognised as a ‘best for mothers’ employer by work-life balance charity Working Families, reaching the final in the Working Families Best Practice Awards 2021.

Yorkshire soldier awarded prestigious regimental medal

28 April 2021

Yorkshire soldier awarded prestigious regimental medal

A soldier from Sheffield has become the first Reservist to win the coveted York Medal for his contribution to his unit throughout 2019 and 2020.