City Hospitals Sunderland pledge support for Armed Forces
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust has signed a special covenant that formally outlines how it pledges to support the armed forces and their families within the hospital and the local community.
MOD Choose The Royal British Legion to Lead Help for Veterans
The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has announced that the Covenant Fund will work with Royal British Legion (RBL) and other charities to set up a one-stop service to better support the UK’s Armed Forces veterans community.
Local Business Shows their Support for the Armed Forces
The Gainford Group became the first North East Asian Business to sign an Armed Forces Covenant. The Group's Director, Imran Khaliq, was joined by Military Commanders, North East MPs, Chi Omwurah and David Anderson, business leaders, local councillors and the Group's family owners Mohammed and Susan Kaliq, for the signing of the Armed Forces Covenant at the Northern Counties Club.
Farewell to HMS Calliope's Most Senior Sailor
The head of the Maritime Reserves has presented HMS Calliope’s most senior sailor, Warrant Officer 1 Violet Andrew, with a Certificate of Valediction to mark her retirement from the RNR after 37 years of dedicated service.
Freedom of Berwick Granted to 5 Military Intelligence Battalion
After a parade through Berwick, the freedom of the town was presented to 5 Military Intelligence Battalion (5MI).
High Flying Future for Hartlepool Air Cadets
Air cadets are looking forward to a bigger and better future with the opening of their new home.
College Students experience Military Life
Students from Kirkley Hall Military Academy and Tyne Met College recently took part in a three day exercise in the grounds of Kirkley Hall.
Hartlepool Veteran's Service is Recognised
A Hartlepool Veteran's service over many years has been celebrated by the Royal British Legion and Cleveland Army Cadet Force.
Durham Army Cadet Recognised for First Aid Action
Seventeen year old Cadet Colour Sergeant Lewis Knight from B Company Durham Army Cadet Force was presented the 4th Infantry Brigade Commander's Coin for actions taken last year saving a fellow sixth form students life.
STEM Success for Durham Army Cadets
On Friday 24th March 2017, fourteen teams from all corners of the UK from three services formed up at Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College to take part in the 2017 Cadet STEM Leadership Challenge. Cadets from B Company represented Durham ACF.