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Nine Scottish veterans who served during the D-Day Landings in 1944 are presented with the highest French decoration, the Legion of Honour (Legion d'Honneur) by French Consul General Emmanuel Cocher at an emotional ceremony at Edinburgh Castle.
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The first road walk of the New Year saw handlers and Military Working Dogs from 102 Squadron re-establishing their bonds and burning off a few Christmas calories.
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01/17/2017 at 11:24. Facebook
Buglers from the 1st, 2nd and 5th Battalions of The Rifles perform a bugle call
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01/16/2017 at 10:12. Facebook
Monday motivation, the Army way.

Reservists from 100 Field Squadron of The Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers - Militia take on the Confidence Course at Copehill Down FIBUA (Fighting In Built Up Area) on Salisbury Plain. The Combat Engineers had to challenge their fear of heights and confined spaces while running through the course.
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01/15/2017 at 16:45. Facebook
Army nurse, Hayley Larcombe, endures the final weeks at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) as she trains to become an officer.

Soldier to Officer: Final Weeks

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01/15/2017 at 10:15. Facebook
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01/14/2017 at 16:02. Facebook
From 1 January 2017 the UK assumed responsibility for NATO’s Very High Readiness Joint Task Force contributing about 3,000 personnel. Here’s a look at what NATO was up to last year...
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01/14/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
British troops are currently in Iraq playing a vital role in training Iraqi Security Forces alongside coalition partners supporting counter-Daesh operations.

Among UK units on the ground are 4th Battalion The Rifles and 2nd Battalion The Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment. These troops are sharing infantry, counter-IED and basic soldiering skills as well as providing security at the Al Asad Air...
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01/13/2017 at 22:01. Facebook
Troops from The King’s Royal Hussars are out on the streets of Hemsby Norfolk tonight as the east coast tidal surge passes #flooding
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01/13/2017 at 14:18. Facebook
Despite winter snow storms disrupting routines across the country, it is business as usual for the soldiers and horses of the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment (HCMR) in London.
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01/12/2017 at 20:42. Facebook
Troops from 2nd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment were alerted late last night and are now on the ground in Skegness going door to door warning residents of a storm surge which may put homes at risk of flooding. #lincsstormsurge
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01/12/2017 at 16:26. Facebook
As the weather closes in today spare a thought for our troops out on the ground...
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01/12/2017 at 12:14. Facebook
23 Parachute Engineer Regiment joined forces with Royal Air Force 28 Squadron this week for an underslung load masterclass at Rock Barracks in Woodbridge. The Chinooks moved the framework and decking of Medium Girder Over Bridge which the sappers then built.

The training was part of a week-long focus on helicopter skills for 16 Air Assault Brigade units, working alongside three Chinooks to...
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The Royal Colonel of 5th Battalion The Rifles, HRH The Countess of Wessex, has visited her Battalion for the first time since their move to Bulford Camp, in Wiltshire.

HRH was met by a fanfare of bugles on arrival before being brought up to speed on the Battalion's recent events by Commanding Officer Lt Col Mark Wilson. HRH also took the time to meet serving soldiers with their families.
Mini Guardsman Marshall Scott, 4, was reunited with his idol Lance Corporal Paul Edden, 7 Coy Coldstream Guards on Sky News presenter Kay Burley's programme. They are pictured here at the Sky News studios.

Little Marshall took the internet by storm when LCpl Edden, dressed in his full Guards uniform, posed for photos with him during a birthday visit to Windsor Castle.
Paratroopers are practising their air assault skills and helping to develop the next generation of RAF helicopter pilots.

16 Air Assault Brigade troops are training with Chinook helicopters from the RAF's 28 Squadron, which trains pilots in tactical flying and how to operate with ground troops before they join front-line units.

Soldiers and aircrew are working together to practice moving...
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Captain Rob Hares walks us around the Army’s newest helicopter, the Wildcat, as the Army Air Corps puts it through its paces on exercise in Canada.

661 Squadron 1 Regiment AAC is the first front-line Army squadron to fly our most advanced aerial platform.

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The Scimitar and the Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank take the lead in the current episode of The Grand Tour, available on Amazon right now
Soldiers from 1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards have been in Sierra Leone training and exercising alongside the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF).

The expeditionary exercise, Exercise Guma Sun, saw 88 soldiers from the regiment’s B Squadron spend five weeks with a platoon of soldiers from the RSLAF as they learnt how to live and fight in the jungle.