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WW2 Spitfire pilot Joy Lofthouse dies age 94
A World War II veteran who was one of the first women to fly Spitfires has died aged 94.
Hero dog Mali awarded 'animal VC'
A special forces dog has been awarded the ‘animal VC’ for displaying courage in battle.
Lottery win scoops £5k first prize!
Social worker Caroline Sherman-Thomas is celebrating this week after becoming the latest Veterans’ Lottery first prize winner.
Veterans' Foundation grant helps buy new
A sailing charity that helps veterans affected by military operations is celebrating after being awarded a grant by the Veterans' Foundation.
VF grant to help create world's first Dis
A Veterans’ Foundation grant is to be used to help create the world’s first Disabled Veterans Flying School.
Dambuster veteran tells historians "to ke
One of the last survivors of the Dambuster missions has told historians to ‘keep your bloody mouth shut’ after they criticised Britain's tactics of ra...
Forces children receive boost thanks to V
“A huge thank you to The Veterans' Foundation, without organisations such as this we couldn’t be there for all the military children who need us.”
SAS gift for former prison officer they o
A former prison guard who was rescued by the SAS during a hostage crisis in the 1980s has received a gift from the elite regiment that saved him.
Seriously ill former soldier needs your h
The family of a former soldier, who is stranded in hospital in the Caribbean after being struck down with a rare and potentially fatal infection, is t...
Sporting Force delight at Veterans' Found
Sporting Force is the latest charity to receive a grant from the Veterans’ Foundation – and the money is already being put to good use.
Para ice hockey team urges injured servic
The Sheffield Steelkings - a para ice hockey team – is calling upon injured service personnel to come and have a go at the sport.