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'The jungle is neutral': British and Belizeans pushed to limit

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.

Published: 13 Jan 2022

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Polar Preet conquers South Pole close to world record

British Army physio Polar Preet has smashed expectations by completing her expedition to the South Pole almost a week ahead of schedule.

Published: 03 Jan 2022

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Christmas Day is another day in the 'office' for Military Working Dog Handlers

Christmas day means relaxation and celebrations for many, but not all.

Published: 20 Dec 2021

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Recce Reservists train hard in Scotland

The Queen’s Own Yeomanry have spent part of the winter honing their military skills on Exercise Rising Fox.

Published: 17 Dec 2021

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Military personnel honoured for their service

Three soldiers who have together completed over 45 years of service have been awarded their Long Service and Good Conduct Medal in recognition of their years of loyal and exemplary service.

Published: 16 Dec 2021

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Extra 100 Armed Forces personnel to support Scotland's vaccine rollout

An additional 100 Armed Forces personnel have been made available from today (14 December) to accelerate the vaccine rollout in Scotland amid a wave of Omicron infections, bringing the total number of personnel supporting this effort to 221. Further support from the UK Government including Defence is on standby should it be requested or required.

Published: 15 Dec 2021

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Keeping helicopters at high readiness

From the heat of the desert to Arctic cold, and from the high seas to high mountains, 1st Aviation Brigade Combat Team (1 Avn BCT) trains to provide helicopters for the British Army’s Global Response Force.

Published: 07 Dec 2021

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British Army teams up with European allies on exercise

The Royal Lancers led the way on multinational Exercise Somme Lancer, held in Germany, to hone core combat skills and drills.

Published: 03 Dec 2021