• Easter thanks

    An article that appeared in the Co-op employees newsletter – North News

    Stirling sponsored event

    Over the summer 7 volunteers agreed to take part in a sponsored aerial assault course 100ft or 5 stories off the ground! On Sunday 14th August the event took part at the Edinburgh International Climbing Arena and, left to right, Stephanie Dempsey, Lauren McCormack, Sarah Read More


    WALLSEND GOLF CLUB held their second annual fundraiser for SOS on Saturday and presented us with a cheque for a massive £1250.00.   Thanks to Dave Souter, Derek Latimer, Davey Allen and the staff for their hard work and support and to all the members who Read More

    Bad-Landers MCC Armed Forces Day support

    Huge thanks to the Bad-Landers MCC who presented a cheque for £10070.00 to SOS which was raised at their 8th annual Armed Forces Day held at Bent`s Park in South Shields last month, which was attended by more than 7000 people. Around 300 riders on Read More

  • Stirling letters

    PT ****** 102 MWD Sqd Kabul Lt Col ***** gave me his welfare box which was very kind. The dog section are very happy with the contents of your welfare parcel. My cocker spaniel Alvin in particular liked it. It’s great to have Irn Bru Read More


    Penny I hope you are doing well back in UK.  It is very great to see you recognised the job we do out here.  Your support is highly appreciated. It is every UK citizens responsibility to make our Country a safe place and providing this Read More

    Exercise Selva Backstop 2016

    The HQ ARRC Team are a few days in to Exercise Selva Backstop 2016, in difficult conditions they have hiked, climbed, Via Ferrata and slept in a First World War tunnel that was dug by the Italian Army during the conflict. Exercise Selva Backstop 2016 Read More

    Thank you Armourgeddon!!

    A huge thank you to Tracy and all at Armourgeddon for the fantastic donation they made to the charity recently. They had been collecting over the past year in a disused bomb shell and when open and counted were amazed to have a total of Read More


    The charity have donated some t-shirts for the Army Tug of War team. They look great and the team manager has already sent a message expressing his gratitude. They will be used by the whole team at the inter services championships in July, hope they Read More


    On the 22nd May 2016 Daniel Hurst & Scott Telford will be competing in the Great Manchester Run on behalf of Support Our Soldiers. The guys plan some last minute training, whilst staying away from kebabs and pizza’s!! We’ve no doubt they will give their Read More

    Marathon runner for SOS!!

    PLEASE HELP GARETH REACH HIS TARGET – EVERY PENNY HELPS!! We are delighted to have a runner in this years Virgin Money London Marathon 2016. Please help support his fundraising! Sergeant Gareth Bartlett is an engineer with the ‘Red Arrows’ at RAF Scampton. He has Read More


    Good evening Agnes,   I just wanted to let you know that the SOS care packages that were sent to me and the office have arrived. From all of us I would like to say a huge thank you, one of the Officers works in Chepstow Read More