1. Community Skate Park project

    By Jim Brown on June 29th, 2016

    A new skate park near Woodbridge has been unveiled as part of ongoing efforts to strengthen links between the community and local armed forces families. click for news story

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  2. Service Spouses Overseas - NI credits

    By Jim Brown on June 21st, 2016

    DWP announces extra support for armed forces spouses and civil partners to help protect their State Pension A new armed forces National Insurance credit is available for spouses and civil partners who joined their partners on overseas postings. Up to …

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  3. Veterans – struggling to sleep and have been for some time

    By Jim Brown on June 17th, 2016

    Free : Colchester 29 June. Justin Havens is a veteran and is studying for a PhD at Anglia Ruskin University. In association with them and Help for Heroes he’s delivering a project to improve sleep patterns for veterans who’ve experienced …

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  4. MOD support fund for schools with service children: 2016

    By Jim Brown on June 12th, 2016

    Project focused grant for UK maintained schools with service children of frequently moved or deployed parents. Completed application forms need to be submitted by 16:00 on 30 September …

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  5. Local Veterans Mental Health report published

    By Jim Brown on June 1st, 2016

    Health Watch Norfolk in partnership with Health Watch Suffolk has been conducting research and activities aimed to reviewing and highlighting the needs and experiences of local veterans. Summary of Report (click) Full Report (click) Healthwatch …

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  6. MoD Report sheds light on UK's veterans

    By Jim Brown on May 24th, 2016

    This recent study into the veterans community ....MoD Veterans Report 20 May 2016Author: Interpretation: Tommy Watson – Regular Forces Employment Agency via Linkedin.comThe size and characteristics of the UK’s Armed Forces veteran population have …

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  7. Royal British Legion - Remember The Somme Apps

    By Jim Brown on May 19th, 2016

    As part of The Royal British Legion's commemoration of the centenary of theBattle of the Somme, Remember the Somme with Dan Snow and The Royal British Legion app has been developed. The app is free to download for your tablet and mobile phone from …

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  8. RAF Families Federation - Envoy

    By Jim Brown on May 18th, 2016

    This quarterly magazine for the RAF family is now available as an online publication.   click here

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  9. Suffolk Armed Forces Day 2016 officially launched

    By Jim Brown on April 21st, 2016

    Representatives of the local armed forces community and civic leaders officially launched Suffolk Armed Forces Day 2016 which will take place at Pikes Meadow, Stowmarket on Saturday 25 June 2016 from 12pm-9pm. (Source East Anglian Daily Times …

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  10. RBL Suffolk County Rally 2016

    By Jim Brown on April 19th, 2016

    This years Royal British Legion Suffolk County Rally will be coordniated by the Haughley Branch.  A free event to attend, lots to see and do. click here

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