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Charitable coffee on the hoof!
Charitable coffee on the hoof!
NEWS
Over just one weekend, a 40-year-old horse trailer has been converted into a mobile coffee bar by Combat2Coffee, a group of volunteers from the veterans community, with the aim to raise funds for military charities Help for Heroes and Combat Stress.
Food for thought?
Food for thought?
COVER STORY
If you’re thinking of launching your own start-up once you leave behind your uniform, the billion-pound business of street food has much to recommend it. Anna Oliver of X-Forces Enterprise pitches up with facts – and plenty of inspiration – for you to chew over …
Uniting to fight homelessness
Uniting to fight homelessness
ARTICLES
Working alongside likeminded charities and organisations, Stoll recently opened the door on the new No Homeless Veterans campaign, which aims to support all veterans in housing need
Get set for resettlement!
Get set for resettlement!
ARTICLES
When it comes to making the transition to civvy street, says Tom Spearpoint, a senior solicitor in the Military Claims team at Bolt Burdon Kemp, it’s vital to seek out the right support to help your journey go as smoothly as possible – even more so if you’re leaving as a result of injury or illness
Trade Skills 4U launches new website
Trade Skills 4U launches new website
NEWS
Trade Skills 4U, the UK’s premier electrical training company, is excited to announce the launch of its brand new website, which allows visitors to browse the widest range of electrical training courses and qualifications in the UK.
NMiTE supports Armed Forces veterans with Career Transition Showcase
NMiTE supports Armed Forces veterans with Career Transition Showcase
NEWS
NMiTE (New Model in Technology and Engineering) recently hosted a Career Transition Showcase for Armed Forces veterans at the Green Dragon Hereford.
CTP EMPLOYMENT FAIRS
CTP EMPLOYMENT FAIRS
NEWS
CTP Employment Fairs - a fantastic networking opportunity, whether you’re ready to apply for live jobs or simply researching the market
It’s not rocket science
It’s not rocket science
ARTICLES
‘With the 50th anniversary of the moon landings this year, and my love of anything space related, I couldn’t miss the opportunity to look at what we can learn from the amazing achievement of getting a human walking on the moon,’ says regular Quest contributor, Steve Bulleyment, director of specialist auto locksmith company Car Key Man. So here he is, with some of his customary down-to-earth advice …
Helping heroes tuck in to a hearty discount
Helping heroes tuck in to a hearty discount
NEWS
Whitbread’s restaurant business has collaborated with Blue Light Card (BLC) to provide a discount on food ordered from its main restaurant menu for those who work for the Armed Forces, NHS and emergency services.
CO visits major Services housing refurb
CO visits major Services housing refurb
NEWS
Amey – on behalf of Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) – has completed a multi-million-pound housing refurbishment project for Service families at Warminster. The project, which began in November 2018, has seen 50 properties transformed from old, cold and draughty to bright, light and energy-efficient homes.

Training See all

Watson Martin Ltd | Human Resources
Watson Martin is a leading provider of CIPD HR and L&D qualifications, Apprenticeships and in-company training courses.
Nationwide
Wiltshire College & University Centre | Health & Safety
Wiltshire College and University Centre has a long association with the military and is a proud supporter of the Armed Forces Covenant.
South West

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Serco | Aviation
Merlin Aircraft Supervisor
Serco

Univeristy See all

University of Bolton | Computing & IT
You can join the 82% of former UK armed force members that find employment with the support of Greater Manchester’s No.1 university.
North West
York St John University | Education
Are you ready to embrace new opportunities? To meet our world's challenges and make a real impact on the extraordinary times we live in? Then get ready to immerse yourself in a different type of place.
Yorkshire and Humber