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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

  • Troop Christmas Parcels 2014

    Latest news on Christmas appeal You may be aware that with the drawdown of troops from Afghanistan, numbers remaining in a mentoring capacity are greatly reduced therefore,  it follows that the parcel requirement for Christmas this year is greatly reduced.  With that in mind, we are Read More

    A New Approach To Fundraising?

    …..TEWKESBURY  NEWS ….September 03 2014…… British troops abroad are set to benefit from more goodies thanks to the Echo and a 92year-old reader. Ethel Williams from Shurdington read our story about Nickie Philipson-Stow asking for help. The owner of ‘The Orange Pig’ shop in Tewkesbury 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

    Assistance dogs for veterans

    NEWS UPDATE Assistance Dogs for Veterans SOS & ‘Hounds for Heroes’ With the drawdown of troops from Afghanistan  taking place, the parcel requirement will reduce, though not cease altogether. There will still be some troops retained on mentoring duties and others at various locations overseas, Read More

  • Total Warrior

    Update on Total Warrior……………..A fantastic day was had by all, despite the awful weather,  the course as completed and they’ve already signed up for next year!!! Well done all of you! Total warrior takes place this Saturday at Shap Village, near Penrith Cumbria. It’s a Read More

    ROARING IN FOR ‘SUPPORT OUR SOLDIERS’

    Over 300 members of the North East branch of the ‘Badlanders Motorcycle Club’ roared into town at Bents Park, South Shields, on 22 June in support of our troops for Armed Forces Day. The sixth annual Families’ Fun Day, organised by the ‘Badlanders’ helped by Read More

    ‘Tunnocks Crosses the Miles with Smiles’

    Air Traffic Controllers in Oman benefitted from the continuing generosity of Tunnocks of Uddingston, as they tucked into some caramel wafers which were part of a recent consignment for overseas troops, which is part of the ongoing support provided by the company to ‘SOS’.   SAC Read More

    Grrrreat Donation from Bear and Urban Fruit

    A huge thank you to Bear and Urban Fruit who have very kindly donated a heap of goodies to send in our morale boxes. When hearing what the charity does for the troops they were keen to lend their support and a donation was soon received. Read More

  • Manchester Fun Run

    Louise Dyson Asst AC South Pennines(Glossop&Tameside) & friend Tom Mulcahey preparing for Manchester Fun Run Louise ‘in recovery’ Finishers’ Medal “Louise Dyson, Asst AC South Pennines (Glossop & Tameside) , along with friend Tom Mulcahey , ‘ran the race’ for SOS  in the  recent Manchester BUPA Read More