A Royal Navy Sea King helicopter from HMS Gannet in Prestwick, Scotland, battled difficult conditions yesterday morning, Monday 5 December, to rescue a woman on the Isle of Arran.
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Navy’s SAR helicopter battles blizzard to rescue stricken women
TV presenter and journalist Lorraine Kelly joined members of the Armed Forces at the Tower of London today to launch the annual Christmas Box campaign for the Armed Forces.
Lorraine Kelly launches Armed Forces Christmas Box campaign
Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has visited the British Army’s rapid reaction force, meeting its soldiers and learning about the equipment they use on operations.
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Defence Secretary visits Army’s rapid reaction force
British Foreign Secretary William Hague has said that a blueprint for the international community’s long-term engagement with Afghanistan beyond 2014 was established at yesterday’s International Afghanistan Conference held in Bonn, Germany.
Foreign Secretary – we will not abandon Afghanistan
A lightweight oxygen generator developed to save lives on the front line has won first prize at the Engineer Technology and Innovation Awards 2011.
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Life-saving defence technology awarded