News Articles: February 2021

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Date Posted: Thursday, 25 February 2021 @ 10:13
The Veterans' Foundation was set up to help fund charities and other charitable organisations that are helping serving and former members of the Armed Forces, and their dependants, who are in need. The Veterans' Foundation raises its money through the Veterans’ Lottery and donations, and has shown continued support for Scotty’s Little Soldiers, having awarded the charity with a number of grants dating back to 2017, and every...
Date Posted: Thursday, 11 February 2021 @ 08:58
A former homeless British Army veteran is walking 10km every day for the rest of lockdown to raise money for a charity that helped find him a home.Gareth Humphrey, from Northampton, was diagnosed with PTSD last year after suffering a mental breakdown and said he was "pretty much at rock bottom".The former gunner is now carrying 30kg on his daily 10km walk to raise funds to give back to the Armed Forces charity SSAFA and raise awareness of me...
Date Posted: Friday, 5 February 2021 @ 08:52
       Captain Susan Cloggie-Holden has taken charge of RFA Tiderace, becoming the first female commanding officer in the 116-year history of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA).Twenty years after joining the RFA, Capt Cloggie-Holden entered her name in the log of the replenishment ship at Devonport Naval Base, formally taking over from her predecessor Captain Angus Bissell.Tiderace has spent the past six month...