Armed Forces Day
03/25/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
Mountbatten Festival of Music.

For the first time ever the Mountbatten Festival of Music will be live streamed across the world.

Tune in here at 7:25pm (GMT) on Saturday 25th March to watch the whole show, along with backstage interviews with the band members.
Happy St Patrick’s Day!
Wishing you a happy St Patrick’s Day, from our armed forces, government officials and Domhnall, the Irish Guards mascot.

#StPatricksDay #StPatrickDay2017 #Army #RoyalNavy #RAF
100 days to go until Armed Forces Day!

To mark the milestone, uniformed personnel from the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force gathered at Liverpool Waterfront at 9am this morning to see a huge ‘100’ banner, complete with the tri-services ensigns, taking over the side of the Cunard Building. The banners were flanked by abseiling Royal Marine Reservists.

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Uniformed personnel representing the Navy, Army and RAF joined Deputy Mayor of Liverpool, Cllr O’Byrne and Commander Bernie Thompson today, as Royal Marine Reservists abseiled down the side of the building displaying a ‘100’ banner on the side of Cunard Building.
Due to the volume of applications, the deadline for bids to host the Armed Forces Day 2018 national event has been extended. Could your town be the hosts?

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Deadline extended for bids to host the annual Armed Forces Day National...
The Queen unveiled the Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial yesterday, recognising the duty and service of our brave Armed Forces and civilians.
Check out what happened when Reebok were invited on board Royal Navyy ship HMS St Albans this morning to give the crew a thorough workout!
The first of five new Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels has been formally named as HMS Forth, in honour of the famous Scottish river. The 90-metre warship was named in a ceremony at the BAE Systems Scotstoun shipyard today. The work to build HMS Forth and her sister ships is sustaining around 800 Scottish jobs, not to mention the critical skills needed to build the Type 26 Global Combat...
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Royal Navy's first new Offshore Patrol Vessel formally named - GOV.UK
Learning on the job while at sea - all in a day's work for Royal Navy apprentices!
A behind the scenes look on board HMS St Albans, the Royal Navy warship ready to be the first to react and defend UK waters, if needed.
Congratulations to SAC Somers and the 14 other Royal Air Force apprentices honoured as part of National Apprenticeship Week!

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On Thursday The Queen will unveil the Iraq and Afghanistan memorial recognising our Armed Forces and UK civilians.
Apprenticeships are helping LCpl Tristan Willis qualify for a job in engineering.
Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus! Happy St David's Day!

We hope you've enjoyed St David's Day, members of our armed forces and government officials from around the world wish you a happy #StDavidsDay! #WalesWeek
Happy St David's Day!

Members of the armed forces and government officials from around the world wish you a happy #StDavidsDay! #WalesWeek
Next Thursday HM The Queen will unveil the Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial in London. Watch the video to find out more about the memorial.
What's your favourite pancake topping?

Army Chef Lance Sergeant Daniel Target has been teaching Guardsmen from F Company, Scots Guards how to make the perfect pancake in time for Pancake Day.

Wellington Barracks has seen centuries of Foot Guards honing their ceremonial drill moves but as the guardsmen quickly discovered cooking and tossing a pancake to perfection takes just as much...
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Ready for countdown... Just five days left to apply for up to £10,000 #ArmedForcesDay grant!

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