They encourage anyone who knows inspiring women, men and teams to nominate them to help recognise and celebrate outstanding defence people. This year there are 10 categories plus the coveted ‘Woman of the Year’ award.
Civvy Street spoke to ex-reservist, Graeme Hood, Chair of Nationwide’s Military network, the internal network for Nationwide ex-forces about the transition between the Armed Forces and Civilian Life.
A grant of over £30,000 has been awarded for the Royal Marines Families and Welfare Centre in Taunton by the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC). The grant, which has been distributed by the national charity of the Royal Navy, will enable the centre to complete the interior with comfortable furnishings and equipment.
Serving members of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines will undertake an arduous 1,000 mile cycle to honour the memory of Jack ‘Boy’ Cornwell, who died at 16 years-old during the Battle of Jutland.
The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity speak to the new Principal Director of Music of the Royal Marines Band Service, Lieutenant Colonel Jon Ridley, about his love of music, his beloved Leicester City FC and this year’s magnificent Beating Retreat concert at London’s Horse Guards Parade.