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FirstLight Trust for Veterans
FirstLight Trust for Veterans21 hours ago
We posted about the Army recruitment videos, now it's the turn of the RAF. This classic is from 1962, tracked down by supporter John Manson. Enjoy!
FirstLight Trust for Veterans
FirstLight Trust for Veterans
FirstLight Trust for Veterans23 hours ago
Happy Wednesday! Many thanks to our supporter Alex who turned on-the-spot reporter and messaged us this photo of the cake situation in our Lancaster hub on Market Street yesterday.

Do pop in, or head to our other hubs in Hawick, Gosport, Redcar or Scarborough, open to veterans and the public alike. Details here:
FirstLight Trust for Veterans
FirstLight Trust for Veterans2 days ago
This collection of army recruitment videos takes us back. Do you remember Frank in the 1990s?


13 hours ago
RT @ruokday: Have you reached out to a friend recently and found out they weren't doing OK? Here are some of our favourite tips when looking out for those we care about. More at:
23 hours ago
From walking the beat to sleeping on the street - because the stress caused by being exposed to negative experiences every day was "like a poison": < Russell in @BigIssue is so eloquent. We help emergency service #veterans too. Via @cumpstonarchive
2 days ago
❓💡❔ #Gosport, come pit your wits this Thursday at our High Street hub quiz! Just £1 per person inc nibbles. Teams of 3 or 4 welcome, or turn up and join our All Stars team. More details:
2 days ago
Warm up with a brew in our welcoming hubs for the public and #veterans alike! Details here:

📷 via @LestWeForgetUK: #WW2 Sherman tank crew, Belgium. Ref/pGUsWrqK4n
2 days ago
RT @PsychToday: Those who care for loved ones with mental illness or addiction have important mental health needs of their own < Indeed. We're here to help the families and friends of #veterans too.
3 days ago
RT @Remembered2018: In the last 100 years, military uniforms have evolved and it's hard to imagine now that men once went to war in woollen uniforms.
Find out more about what troops wore in the First World War in this video: