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Help for Heroes supports The Sun’s Veterans Pledge
Today, The Sun, with support from Help for Heroes, has launched a challenge calling on Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt – the two candidates for Prime Minister – to show their commitment to Veterans and their families by pledging to fulfil the ‘Veterans Pledge’ when one of them enters Number 10 Downing Street.
A Baker's Decade
For the past 10 years Heather Waterfield has been busy baking and volunteering, dedicating countless hours of her time to supporting our Heroes and raising vital funds to give them and their families a second chance at life. Be inspired to get involved as Heather shares with us what drove her to support us in the first place and what makes her bake sales such a sweet success!
Veterans proud to represent Team UK at Warrior Games in Florida
The Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games takes place from June 21-30 in Tampa Bay, Florida. Approximately 400 competitors representing teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM), United Kingdom Armed Forces, Canadian Forces and the Australian Defence Force will participate in the competition.
Big Battlefield Bike Ride 2019 - Tom's story
This year's Big Battlefield Bike Ride has particular meaning for Tom Newton Dunn who is following the journey of his great-uncle, Major David Brooke MC, 75 years ago. "David was killed in a village north of Caen on D-Day plus 3. Three months ago, I resolved to find out more about Maj David Brooke MC and, I hoped, to pay my final respects."
Big Battlefield Bike Ride 2019 - a Veteran's perspective
In January 2013 Richard was shot six times, in both arms, chest and stomach. "It's only possible that me and other Veterans get the help and support because people have taken time off work and sacrificed your own time to fundraise. I feel privileged and humbled by it and it’s an honour to cycle alongside every one of them in the coming week.”