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Apply NOW for a Veterans' Lottery grant
The latest round of funding for projects that support Britain’s veterans in need is set to be released and charities are being urged to apply for a grant.
Up to 20,000 veterans struggle to get bac
At least 20,000 wounded, injured or sick veterans are struggling to get back into work after leaving the Armed Forces.
UK sends first 100 of 440 troops to NATO
One hundred Welsh Guards have arrived in Afghanistan to support the NATO mission in the country.
Hero veteran dies aged 100
A decorated Royal Navy veteran who received several prestigious honours across his military career has died at the age of 100.
New Mental Health Support Guide Launched
A new guide has been launched to help armed forces personnel spot and support someone struggling with their mental health or considering suicide.
Tribute to fallen WWI soldiers stolen
A tribute to the soldiers who lost their lives in the First World War is feared stolen.
Dambusters heroes' pictures brought to li
The artist who painted portraits of the 133 airmen involved in the Dambuster raids has described families' reaction to his work as ‘moving.’
World War 1 hero’s family reunited with m
THE family of a war hero has been reunited with medals honouring him - a century after his death.
Former Royal Marine becomes first blind p
A former Royal Marine has become the first blind person to row across the Pacific, arriving in Hawaii 82 days after setting off from California.
Vile thief steals war hero's medals on UK
A military veteran has had his precious medals stolen while he was swimming in the sea.
WWII Wellington Bomber being restored to
One of just two surviving Vickers Wellington bombers from the Second World War is being restored.