Soliders

Soldiers Who Join Army Before 18 'More Vulnerable To Self-Harm and Suicide'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

British military recruits under the age of 18 are more likely to suffer from long-term mental health problems, a report by public health charity Medac...

Theresa May Will Let British Military 'Opt Out' Of Human Rights Convention

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 04.10.2016 | UK

Theresa May is to release British troops from observing some human rights responsibilities in battle, in an attempt to protect them against vexatious ...

D-DAY 70 Years on - Stories shared as we grew up

Stacey Lucas | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK
Stacey Lucas

Every year on the anniversaries of the D-Day landing in Normandy my grandad and great grandad would come together and invite me to listen to great gra...

Gove's Army

PA | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Former soldiers will be sent into classrooms to instil discipline and raise results among troubled youngsters, ministers have announced. Under a ne...

Thank a Soldier Today - It's More Important Than You Realise

Neil Sinclair | Posted 25.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Neil Sinclair

When I was in Iraq in the 1990s, there were no mobile phones or computers. We would wait, and wait, and wait to get mail. When it arrived it lifted everyone's spirits. It really is hard for me to articulate what a huge boost to morale it was.