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  1. Des Page flying tiger moth

    SSAFA Volunteer helps veteran fly in for funeral of WW2 pilot friend

    Ian Kerr-Bonner, 94, recently took to the skies (with help from his SSAFA caseworker) in order to attend the funeral of fellow pilot and friend, Des Page.

  2. LOCAL SIKH TEMPLE DONATES £1,500 TO SSAFA, THE ARMED FORCES CHARITY

    LOCAL SIKH TEMPLE DONATES £1,500 TO SSAFA, THE ARMED FORCES CHARITY

    On June 9, a generous donation was given by the Guru Tegh Bahadur Gurdwara (Sikh Temple) in Leicester to three Openreach employees following a bucket collection.

  3. SSAFA volunteer and bagpipe players join in the festivities of Barbados Celtic Festival week

    SSAFA Durham fly the flag for the charity in Barbados

    SSAFA volunteer and bagpipe player join in the festivities of Barbados Celtic Festival week.

  4. Armed Forces Day flag

    Celebrate our Forces with SSAFA this June

    This Armed Forces Week (25 - 30 June) join SSAFA at our celebrations up and down the country.

  5. SSAFA Durham awarded a County Durham Volunteering Award for their dedication and contribution to helping others in their local community

    On Wednesday 6 June, SSAFA Durham was awarded a County Durham Volunteering Award for their dedication and contribution to helping others in their local community.

    On Wednesday 6 June, SSAFA Durham was awarded a County Durham Volunteering Award for their dedication and contribution to helping others in their local community.

  6. Now in its third year of partnership with Salisbury Cathedral, SSAFA Wiltshire’s Wartime Memories Weekend annual event commemorates SSAFA's role in World War One

    SSAFA Wiltshire’s Wartime Memories Weekend annual event commemorates SSAFA's role in the First World War with a record turnout, making the event a great success.

    SSAFA Wiltshire’s Wartime Memories Weekend annual event commemorates SSAFA's role in the First World War with a record turnout, making the event a great success.

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6,682

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67,616

beneficiaries helped

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