The Community Covenant Grant scheme has been launched by the MOD today which invites communities to apply for funding to run projects which strengthen the bonds between the Armed Forces and the public.
An Afghan Air Force Officer has graduated as a Flight Operations Officer from the Central Air Traffic Control School at RAF Shawbury.
Soldiers from 9 Battery, 12 Regiment Royal Artillery, are currently preparing for future deployments to Afghanistan in the heat of Cyprus on Exercise Lion Sun.
Helmand’s Provincial Governor, Gulab Mangal, has officially opened the new bridge at Checkpoint Salaang, which was built by the Task Force Helmand Engineer Group as part of Operation OMID HAFT.
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Helmand Governor opens new bridge built by UK engineers
While on anti-piracy patrol in the Red Sea, Royal Navy frigate HMS Monmouth recently diverted her course and sped to the aid of a merchant ship that had come under pirate attack.