Learning Curve Group Pledge Support for Armed Forces
The Bishop Auckland-based company became the latest organisation in the North East to sign the government’s Armed Forces Covenant, a series of commitments to people who serve or have served in the Armed Forces.
Diners Salute the Armed Forces at St James' Park
One of the UK’s top sporting stadia joined forces with the military for a glittering ‘Mess’ Dinner in support of the Royal British Legion.
QOY Courses Camp 2017
Earlier this month, 70 soldiers from the Queen's Own Yeomanry deployed to Catterick Training Area for two weeks to gain career qualifications.
Exercise Northern Magpie
On Saturday the 14th January 2017, over 30 Army Reserve personnel from 101st (Northumbrian) Regiment, The Royal Artillery flew to Risoul in the French Alps to take part in Exercise NORTHERN MAGPIE 17.
2017 Employer Recognition Scheme Nominations Are Open!
Help us recognise and celebrate outstanding employers who are supporting our Armed Forces - nominate a Forces-friendly organisation for a Silver or Gold Award!
Royal Visit for HMS Calliope
During a recent visit to HMS Calliope, His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent attended a reception where he met friends, families and employers of Reservists.
Fifth Fusiliers Christmas Weekend
Veterans and Cadets joined the Fifth Fusiliers for their annual Christmas weekend.
Air Cadets Smash their own D of E Record!
Air Cadets from across the Durham/Northumberland Wing area have achieved an outstanding 200 Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards so far this year, breaking all previous records.
4 YORKS Christmas Training Weekend
The 4th Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment completed its final training weekend of 2016 with training tests, sports, presentations and a Christmas service.
Silver Awards for Eleven Local Organisations
Eleven organisations from the North East received ERS Silver Awards 2016 in appreciation of their ongoing support to our Armed Forces Community.