FROM currently serving troops and their families, to veterans and cadets, Armed Forces Day is a time for the country to honour the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community. … [Read more...] about Armed Forces Day 2018 – where is it being celebrated in the UK and how can you show your support?
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Sign up to our Daily newsletter More from the Evening Telegraph In Pictures: Theresa May marks Armed Forces Day Austria takes over EU presidency with pledge for security Former Olympic and world 400m champion Christine Ohuruogu announces retirement Belfast Orange hall welcomes visitors from across cultural divide … [Read more...] about In Pictures: Theresa May marks Armed Forces Day
For further evidence, you need only look at our own county regiment, The Yorkshire Regiment. The 1st Battalion is about to deploy as part of the Nato operation in Estonia. The 2nd Battalion has just completed an eight-month tour in Afghanistan, and will soon be back on duty as the stand-by battalion for homeland security. Both are being supported by the 4th Battalion, a unit of reservists who have not only built up an excellent reputation throughout Yorkshire, but are helping to set the standard for reserve units around the country. … [Read more...] about Dan Jarvis: Show your appreciation on Armed Forces Day for all those on the front line
The Lightning Bolt army parachute display team drew in tremendous crowds at Southsea Common this afternoon as they arrived at the Armed Forces Day event in style. … [Read more...] about WATCH: Dramatic moment parachute team lands at Portsmouth Armed Forces Day
‘We have a lot of veterans in our area, some much younger than others, and it’s important to remember what they have done for us and the rest of the country.’ … [Read more...] about Armed Forces Day celebrates heroism of veterans and serving personnel