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  1. Remember and reflect

    Show your respect for Remembrance with the latest set of commemoratives

    In memoriam of our Armed Forces, the ‘Remember And Reflect’ gold and silver plated Commemorative edition commemorates the serviceman past and present, who continue to serve and defend our freedoms and our nation. Featuring artwork by Remembrance Artist Jacqueline Hurley,

  2. Openreach 100k

    Corporate partner Openreach have raised an incredible £100,000 for SSAFA

    Since announcing their partnership in 2015, Openreach, Britain’s digital network business, has raised more than £100,000 for SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity. From holding cake sales to trekking for five days across Icelandic lava fields, it’s been a constant case of “engineers at the ready”.

  3. Dundee FC announce partnership with SSAFA

    Dundee FC have marked the announcement of their charity partnership with SSAFA with a third, military themed kit ahead of an Armed Forces match day on November 18th.

  4. SSAFA Ambassador Antony Cotton encourage people to come forward

    SSAFA Ambassador Antony Cotton encourages people to come forward

    Antony Cotton is encouraging people to come forward and get help from SSAFA, in light of shocking results from research that found that more than two in five of British Armed Forces veterans surveyed have felt lonely or isolated at some point since leaving the military.

  5. SSAFA Ambassador Ant Middleton challenges Vogue Williams to complete military fitness test

    SSAFA Ambassador Ant Middleton challenges Vogue Williams to complete military fitness test

    SSAFA Ambassador and Special Forces veteran Ant Middleton put Vogue Williams through her paces with a Royal Marines physical fitness test to show the strength of the women in our Armed Forces.

  6. 41% OF VETERANS HAVE FELT ISOLATED, RESEARCH REVEALS

    41% OF VETERANS HAVE FELT ISOLATED, RESEARCH REVEALS

    New YouGov research commissioned by SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity has found that more than two in five (41 per cent) of British Armed Forces veterans surveyed have felt lonely or isolated at some point since leaving the military.

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