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Former paratrooper to run 75 miles for charity to mark 75th D-Day anniversary
A former paratrooper who served on the front line in Afghanistan will be running 75 miles for a veteran's charity to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
F-35 fighter jets leave RAF Marham for fi
F-35 Lightning fighter jets from 617 Squadron at RAF Marham have flown to Cyprus for their first overseas deployment.
WWII plane rescued from scrapyard to join
An iconic WWII aircraft that was recovered from an aviation scrapyard will join the commemorations to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-day landings
WWII veteran celebrated his 22nd birthday
On his 22nd birthday Staff Sergeant Laurie Weeden landed a glider with 30 troops on board in France under the cover of nightfall ready to fight on D-D...
D-Day war hero aged 98 honoured with Brit
A WWII Royal Air Force veteran has been presented with the British Empire Medal at a ceremony in Scotland.
D-Days youngest paratrooper to be honoure
A plaque is to be unveiled in honour of the youngest paratrooper to take part in D-Day at the age of 16 - just weeks before he was killed.
Royal Marine who lost fifty friends while
A Royal Marine whose post-traumatic stress disorder caused him to 'lose his mind' and rendered him unable to look after his own children claims climbi...
British Veteran aged 96 reunited with bel
A 96-year-old British man was reunited with the bell from the Royal Navy ship he served on in World War II.
Win £20,000 for a charity of your choice
Do you know someone who has given outstanding support to the veteran community? They could be an individual helping alone or a business/charity provi...
Veterans' Lottery players raise another £
Twenty eight projects that will change the lives of British veterans in need have received grants in the latest round of funding by the Veterans' Lott...
Veteran paratrooper receives VIP treatmen
Tom Farquhar was given the VIP treatment at his care home by former soldiers of the Parachute Regiment after an appeal by one of his carers.