News Articles: December 2017

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Date Posted: Tuesday, 19 December 2017 @ 13:41
Thanks to the Warrior Challenge, a triathlon carried out by two veterans of the Afghan War which raised £52,000 for solder charities, today five British Army families will embark on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Lapland to meet Santa Claus. Each family was chosen at random and all have been affected in some way from the aftermath of the war in Afghanistan. The group departed from Liverpool John Lennon Airport this morning and will be spendin...
Date Posted: Thursday, 14 December 2017 @ 13:51
 Since 2015 Chevron have successfully recruited over 150 new trainees into the industry and 38 of these trainees have been Ex-Armed Forces Personnel; Bringing these individuals into the highways sector, we find immediate transferable and technical skills along with key experience from high-pressurised situations.Our commitment to building competence, capacity, and capability through recruitment and training initiatives such as this one led t...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 13 December 2017 @ 10:49
Finally, some great news for you all today! The UK government are going to be recognising our 2.5 million veterans by providing them with their own I.D Card.The card, which will be replace your current driving license, will be marked with a distinguished 'V'. It will ensure you aren't disadvantaged when it comes to Healthcare, Housing and potential discount offers from retailers. Tobias Ellwood (the minister responsible for defence pers...