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Royal Gun Salutes mark Queen’s 96th birthday

In celebration of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s 96th birthday, 21 April 22, Royal Gun Salutes have been fired across London and the United Kingdom.

Published: 21 Apr 2022

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Eyes in the sky help paratroopers hit the target

Paratroopers have experimented with how they could use drones to spot targets and correct the fire of mortars during combat missions as the British Army’s global response force.

Published: 07 Apr 2022

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Exercise Iron Challenge 2022 puts REME Soldiers in a different class

Over 200 soldiers from the Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers have taken part in Exercise Iron Challenge, the 3rd (UK) Division's Technical Training Exercise (TTX) at Longmoor in Hampshire.

Published: 04 Apr 2022

Rounds fired by The King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery in Green Park to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Her Majesty The Queen’s Accession to the Throne on the 7th February 2022. Platinum Jubilee

Accession Day Royal Gun Salutes Celebrated Across the UK

To mark the historic occasion of the 70th anniversary of Her Majesty the Queen’s accession to the throne, Regular and Reserve soldiers have been taking part in Royal gun salutes around the UK.

Published: 07 Feb 2022

Colour Sergeant Roger Coates to be awarded MBE in New Year Honours list 2022 People

Military recognised in New Year Honours

Outstanding leadership, medical excellence and a lifetime of dedication: The New Year Honours. A total of 68 Army personnel are recognised in the 2022 list, announced in the London Gazette today, 1 January 2022.

Published: 01 Jan 2022

Troops are supporting the Scottish Ambulance Service. People

Troops surge to support the UK-wide booster programme

Army personnel are proud to be supporting the NHS and helping to keep people protected from Coronavirus. As the programme rolls out across the UK this week and next, we’ve spoken to some of those taking part.

Published: 18 Dec 2021

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Christmas on the front line

From Padres to patrols and from home-sent gifts to singing carols, what will our soldiers be doing while they’re away from family over Christmas and where can they find support?

Published: 15 Dec 2021

LBdr Luke Thompson showing where the vaccine will be applied. Health

Defence steps up support to vaccine programme

750 Armed Forces personnel have been made available to support the NHS, the Department of Health and Social Care and the Scottish Government to accelerate the vaccine booster programme.

Published: 13 Dec 2021

Young girl and dog wearing Christmas attire as promo picture for Christmas video 2021 People

The best Christmas surprise… until we meet again

In recognition of our military families who support their service person all-year round, and especially at Christmas, the British Army has released their annual film, featuring a real military family on Christmas Day, and it’s a tearjerker.

Published: 06 Dec 2021