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    We Support British Troops

    Encouraging and providing support for members of the British Armed Forces on overseas operations and their families at home. Since our launch in March 2003 over 100,000 morale boosting care parcels have been sent to those on the front line in Afghanistan and Iraq. We Read More

  • SOS-Parcels-pooch-2-Bastion-07-08-13

    We Support British Troops

    Encouraging and providing support for members of the British Armed Forces on overseas operations and their families at home. Since our launch in March 2003 over 100,000 morale boosting care parcels have been sent to those on the front line in Afghanistan and Iraq. We Read More

  • SOS-MotorBike-Greg

    We Support British Troops

    Encouraging and providing support for members of the British Armed Forces on overseas operations and their families at home. Since our launch in March 2003 over 100,000 morale boosting care parcels have been sent to those on the front line in Afghanistan and Iraq. We Read More

  • sos-Afgan-Wigs

    We Support British Troops

    Encouraging and providing support for members of the British Armed Forces on overseas operations and their families at home. Since our launch in March 2003 over 100,000 morale boosting care parcels have been sent to those on the front line in Afghanistan and Iraq. We Read More

  • Escort-Mk-1-with-sos-Logo

    We Support British Troops

    Encouraging and providing support for members of the British Armed Forces on overseas operations and their families at home. Since our launch in March 2003 over 100,000 morale boosting care parcels have been sent to those on the front line in Afghanistan and Iraq. We Read More

  • Hadrians-Wall-Team-20-06-13

    We Support British Troops

    Encouraging and providing support for members of the British Armed Forces on overseas operations and their families at home. Since our launch in March 2003 over 100,000 morale boosting care parcels have been sent to those on the front line in Afghanistan and Iraq. We Read More

News

  • trustee visit to RAF Scampton

    RAF SCAMPTON – HOME OF THE RED ARROWS The trustees had the privilege and pleasure of visiting RAF Scampton this weekend at the invitation of  Trustee, Stn Warrant Officer Gareth Davies, who hosted our first Trustees Meeting of 2015. Gareth and his staff couldn’t have Read More

    Fundraising events

    EX- 2 GREEN JACKETS LAD WALKING PEN-Y-FAN FOR SOS Jake Pickering, a former ‘Green Jacket’ and his mate David Onions are undertaking a personal challenge to walk up Pen-y-Fan and round the 4 Peaks in South Wales on Saturday 14 March 2015. Jake was moved Read More

    TUNNOCKS AND BARRS CONTINUE TO SPREAD THEIR MAGIC

      With the assistance of SWO Gareth Davies, formerly of RAF Brize Norton, donated goodies from Tunnocks & Barrs were again widely distributed throughout the past few weeks with pictures of recipients below: Pre-Deployment: Oman: Afghan:

    Matched funding and donations

    MATCHED   FUNDING – LLOYDS BANK AC Christopher Worsfold, Dorset, who is a manager with Lloyds Bank, has secured matched funding of £448 from the bank relative to the hours he spends volunteering with SOS. This is a tremendous boost for parcel funds with a proportionate Read More

  • Thank you HURLSTON HALL GOLF CLUB

    For the third year running, Hurlston Hall Golf Club members held their SOS Golf Day and raised the magnificent sum of £1060, a proportion of which will be allocated to the Assistance Dog Appeal. The cheque handover was attended by Tina Parfitt as her last Read More

    GYM STAFF AT BRIZE NORTON RAISE £650

    SWO Gareth Davies, RAF Scampton, but formerly of RAF Brize Norton , during his time there, assisted by Emily Morgan the gymnasium cleaner, organised a Tandem Skydive with the RAF Falcons in July( ….report below) and a sponsored ‘Turkey Trot’ at BZN before Christmas. Both Read More

    SOS and ‘HOUNDS FOR HEROES’

    September 30th saw the handover of a cheque for £20,000 from SOS to Hounds for Heroes to sponsor our first Assistance Dog for an injured veteran. With the drawdown of troops from Afghanistan, we had a surplus of funds from donations and fundraising so trustees Read More

    ‘Old Sergeant’ & ‘Pig & Whistle’

    Fantastic support over the past few years from the 2 pubs, both located in Wandsworth, London. Click on the links below to see the newsletters they have produced to share with us the letters they have received back from recipients of the Christmas parcels sent via Read More

  • Tabbing for the Troops

    At 0800hours on Saturday 16 August 2014, Karl, David and Cameron Wingate, three brothers from North Shields, set off on a sponsored crossing of Hadrian’s Wall from Segenedum, Wallsend to Bowness on Solway……a distance of 75 miles. Nowt unusual in that you might think…..hundreds of Read More