A free residence for homeless Veterans is set to open in North Ayrshire and is the ﬁrst of its kind in Scotland.
Bakers of Britain, earn your stripes at the nation’s biggest bake sale. Simply host a bake sale during Armed Forces Week, 23 June – 1 July and be part of The Force for Good by helping Help for Heroes raise money to empower Veterans and their families to reach their potential.
The Massed Bands of the Royal Marines will perform their world-renowned Beating Retreat on London’s iconic Horse Guards Parade on 30th and 31st May. Only performed every two years, this magnificent pageant of military music, precision drill and colour dates back to the 16th century and is regarded as a piece of living history.
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.