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Veterans face negative stereotypes when applying for jobs

Forces in Mind Trust’s recent research reveals nearly one fifth (18%) of UK organizations are unlikely to consider hiring veterans due to negative perceptions of their time spent in the Armed Forces. And female veterans face a ‘double whammy’ of […]

Forces Help to Buy scheme extended for a further three years

A government scheme to help military personnel get on the housing ladder has been extended until the end of 2022, the Defence Secretary has announced. The Forces Help to Buy scheme has lent over £280 million to over 18,000 armed […]

100 employers awarded for supporting the Armed Forces

On 22 August, 100 employers were recognised by Defence Minister Ben Wallace for their outstanding support for the Armed Forces community by being awarded an Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award. They will be presented with their awards on 12 November […]

100 employers awarded for supporting the Armed Forces

On 22 August, 100 employers were recognised by Defence Minister Ben Wallace for their outstanding support for the Armed Forces community by being awarded an Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award. They will be presented with their awards on 12 November […]

Armed Forces Pension Schemes Resettlement Briefings

The Forces Pension Society conducts, on behalf of the MOD, comprehensive briefing sessions on the Armed Forces Pension Schemes to Service men and women and their partners as part of their resettlement process – the one day financial aspects of […]

Armed Forces Day celebrates its 11th year

Salisbury gears up to lead the nation in recognising the contribution of our Armed Forces. Launched in 2009, Armed Forces Day is gearing up for its 11th year with events across the UK. This year, Armed Forces Day is on […]