New RAF and Royal Navy chiefs appointed as part of armed forces update
The British armed forces have four new senior chiefs, including new heads of the Royal Air Force and Royal Navy.
Hero RAF pilot awarded top military honou
An RAF Chinook pilot has been awarded a top military honour for saving the life of a seven-month-old baby girl.
WWII veteran celebrates 100th birthday
A Second World War veteran has marked her 100th birthday surrounded by family and friends.
Army veteran wins £25,000 in the Veterans
An Army veteran has scooped the £25,000 roll over jackpot in the national Veterans’ Lottery…on the same day that he lost his job.
Veteran with PTSD says Prince Harry and t
An RAF veteran with severe PTSD says competing in the Invictus Games and meeting Prince Harry helped him to ‘live’ again.
Thousands raised for war hero (95) after
Thousands of pounds has been raised to help pay for the care of an RAF veteran after the NHS withdrew funding for his medical treatment.
Youngest WWI British soldier was just 13
Britain’s youngest First World War fighter was just 13 when he saw action in Battle of the Somme, after he tricked officers and comrades into believin...
Faces of brave soldiers who died in WWI w
Director Danny Boyle has announced a nationwide beachside event to mark the centenary of the end of WW1.
Ex-Paratrooper goes on hunger strike over
A former paratrooper has gone on hunger strike until Remembrance Day to demand better support for veterans.
Thieves steal £1,500 collection from 84-y
Thugs stole a £1,500 collection from under the nose of a 84-year-old Coldstream Guards veteran as he sold poppies in a shopping centre.
Last surviving Dambuster presented Pride
The last surviving Dambuster George 'Johnny' Johnson has been presented an award recognising the RAF at the Daily Mirror's Pride of Brtiain awards.