We’re delighted to announce that Stewart Harris, Ambassador for The Soldiers’ Charity, will be joining our Charity as Briefing Liaison Officer for our Regional Office in Wales.

Stewart will be bringing with him a genuine understanding of the Charity and a great deal of enthusiasm.

We would like to congratulate him on his appointment and thank him for all his hard work as a Charity Ambassador.
We were delighted to attend the launch of Team Brit's bid to become the first ever all-disabled team to take part in the Le Mans 24 Hour Endurance Race in 2020.

The racing team is made up of four veterans that have sustained serious physical or mental injuries whilst Serving. We're very pleased to have supported their efforts and wish them the best of luck in achieving their goal over the...
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We're extremely pleased to announce that we have supported the Falklands Veterans Foundation, the first UK-based charity for Falklands Veterans and their immediate families.

The grant will help the FVF to continue provide a peaceful facility in the Falkland Islands for Veterans wishing to pay respects to those still on patrol since 1982.

Falklands Veterans Foundation receives financial boost from The Soldiers’ Charity - The Soldiers' Charity

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Do you have an eye for a dramatic image? Can you photograph what the British Army means to you? Our 2018 calendar competition is underway and already receiving some fantastic entries.

Can you capture a dramatic winter shot like some of our previous winners?

Find out how to enter on our website: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Photo Competition - The Soldiers' Charity

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On Sunday we attended an event in Milton Keynes hosted by Mark Smith. Mark is an Army veteran and beneficiary of our Charity, but he is also now officially Britain’s strongest disabled man. He competes in Strongman events and next month he will be off to Ohio, USA, to compete in the Disabled Arnolds.

Here are a few photographs from the event in Milton Keynes. Anybody wishing to find out more...
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Take on Scotland's biggest endurance walking event. 10 - 12 June. No excuses.
Early bird registration ends 28 February. Register at:
Former Infantryman and Ambassador of our Charity, Stewart Harris, has shown support for The Cateran Yomp, encouraging people to take part in Scotland's largest, toughest, outdoor endurance event.

The 54 mile, 24 hour, trek is not to be taken lightly, and tests the mental and physical endurance of even the hardiest Soldier.

Former Infantryman supports The Cateran Yomp - The Soldiers' Charity

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The Early Bird discount for the Frontline Walk ends at Midnight tonight! Use the code FLW10 to save 10% when registering for this awe inspiring Charity walk.

The Frontline Walk

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The Soldiers' Charity Shop sale ends on 31 January.

Browse the website now to save up to 80% on selected items. We have a wide range of products including Christmas cards for the next festive season, gardening tools, stationery, accessories and clothing.

All profits go towards our work for soldiers, veterans and their immediate families.

Visit the website to browse our products and grab a...
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ABF The Soldiers' Charity Shop

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The Red Devils Parachute Display Team have sent us their exclusive new video! The latest release is brand new, and hasn’t been seen anywhere else! Inspired to do a skydive? Take the leap with The Red Devils for The Soldiers’ Charity! Sign up here: [ Soldierscharity.org Link ]
Today marks the 52nd anniversary of the death of Sir Winston Churchill. Widely considered as one of the greatest Britons, he led the nation to victory through the Second World War.
The incredible SPEAR17 team has arrived safely at the end of their 1,100 mile expedition of Antarctica. It's taken 67 days for the team of British Army Reservists to traverse the icy continent.

Raising funds for our Charity, SPEAR17 are the first military team to ever complete a man-hauling crossing of Antarctica, with only three teams in history having made the journey before them.

So far...
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The team has reached the finish – SPEAR17 Blog

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Take on the best. Take on the Yomp.

Tag someone tough. #NoExcuses

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Which would you choose?
Jump = Share
Yomp = Like
Veteran Les Binns leaves for Nepal in just under three months to climb Mount Everest in aid of our Charity.

This will be his second attempt at climbing to the top of the world. If you've seen him on the television you may already know that he abandoned his first attempt just 500 metres from the summit to save the life of a fellow climber.

This article features an insightful interview with...
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Les Binns second attempt climbing Mount Everest

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Take on The Cateran Yomp for our Charity 10/11 June 2017.

It will be an unforgettable weekend with your friends and colleagues, sharing the exhilarating experience and making memories to last a lifetime, whilst raising money for soldiers, veterans and their families.

Take on the best. Take on the Yomp!
"ABF The Soldiers' Charity helped a great deal with funding for the adaptations to my house, which I'm hugely grateful for. It's enabled me to live a pretty normal life still."

Mark Smith Served for ten years with the 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards in operations in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan. In 2011 he was shot several times which resulted in the loss of his right leg.

However he has...
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Introduction to Disabled Strongman

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The first episode of Levison Wood’s new series “Walking the Americas” will be shown tonight at 8pm on Channel 4. Levison is a British Army Officer and explorer, as well as an Ambassador for our Charity.

You can find two of his other series, “Walking the Himalayas” and “Walking The Nile” on the Channel 4 website.

His latest book, “Walking the Himalayas” was also released in paperback on 5...
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Levison Wood - Walking the Himalayas - Hodder & Stoughton

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Do you have five friends and like fast-paced fun?

The Pro-Kart Enduro-6 Grand Prix is a 6 hour endurance race at Lakeside Karting's International Circuit. 900 metres long, ten corners, three full-throttle straights and the heart-stopping Devil's Drop make this team event unmissable!

Find out more on our website: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Pro Kart Enduro 6

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