Next year marks the 75th anniversary of the Allied landings in Normandy, known as Operation Overload and a pivotal moment of the Second World War.Continue reading “In the Footsteps of Heroes…”
For 100 years a two minutes’ silence has been held on Armistice Day before the laying of wreaths. The silence represents the moment when at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month in 1918, the guns of the Great War finally fell silent.
Toby Carvery is inviting military personnel to rally the troops and join them for a free breakfast or carvery meal* on Saturday 30th June 2018! The special Armed Forces Day offer is open to all military personnel, ranging from serving troops and reserves to veterans and cadets, and is Toby’s way of thanking these heroes for everything they do.
Veterans’ Gateway has partnered with Shelter, the UK’s leading housing and homelessness charity to raise awareness of some of the key issues faced by the Armed Forces community and how they can access the right information and help with their housing concerns.
FirstLight Trust is a veteran-led charity that aims to offer support to veterans as they transition into civilian life. ABF recently gave FirstLight Trust a grant of £20,000 towards support worker costs at their Lancaster Hub.