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Briggs Defence gears up
Briggs Defence gears up
NEWS
After sponsoring a team in Rally for Heroes back in 2016, Briggs Defence has stepped up its support for the charity fundraiser and is a main sponsor of this year's event, which is aiming to bring in £150,000 for SSAFA.
RAF joins Tech She Can pledge
RAF joins Tech She Can pledge
NEWS
More than 50 major organisations have now signed up to the Tech She Can Charter, a commitment to take action together to increase the number of women taking up technology roles in the UK.
Forces Media Academy’s first graduates make the grade
Forces Media Academy’s first graduates make the grade
NEWS
The inaugural intake of Service leavers and Veterans to graduate from the Forces Media Academy were recently congratulated by The Duke of York at a graduation ceremony.
Ant Middleton Fund launched  to help Vets get back on their feet
Ant Middleton Fund launched to help Vets get back on their feet
NEWS
Ant MIddleton (pictured), star of SAS Who Dares Wins and Special Forces Veteran, has teamed up with SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, to launch the Ant Middleton Fund, to help Veterans get back on their feet as they return to civilian life.
Coach and bus travel savings for serving and former members of the Armed Forces
Coach and bus travel savings for serving and former members of the Armed Forces
NEWS
National Express offers the largest discount of its kind in the UK on its coach services (60% off travel), through the Defence Discount Service, and recently extended the discount to include group bookings, so if a serving member of the Armed Forces books discounted travel with National Express he/she can also book his/family at the full discounted rate. The discount details are as follows.
A PhD in pants!
A PhD in pants!
NEWS
A scientist at the Defence, Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) is celebrating after his research into washing underpants earned him a PhD from Cranfield University.
Trade Skills 4U opens four new electrical training facilities to deliver 18th Edition courses
Trade Skills 4U opens four new electrical training facilities to deliver 18th Edition courses
NEWS
Trade Skills 4U, the UK’s premier electrical training company, is excited to announce the opening of four brand new facilities, based at Durham CCC, Cardiff, Hatfield and Coventry …
SSAFA Mentoring: Making sense of life after service
SSAFA Mentoring: Making sense of life after service
NEWS
SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity has created a new animation to promote the benefits of its mentoring service to veterans and their families adjusting to civilian life.
TRULY A TEAM OF TEAMS
TRULY A TEAM OF TEAMS
NEWS
Veterans’ Gateway records more than 10,000 enquiries as it celebrates its first year in service
Coming soon: national rehabilitation centre for injured Service personnel
Coming soon: national rehabilitation centre for injured Service personnel
NEWS
Ahmed Al-Nahhas, a partner in the Military Claims Team at specialist claims solicitors, Bolt Burdon Kemp, has news about the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre (DNRC) due to open at the Stanford Hall estate, just outside of Loughborough, this autumn …

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