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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

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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

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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


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


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


“Agnes, A massive, massive thank you from all the guys here in BESMAYA!  Genuinely overwhelmed by the generosity of everyone involved with SOS! We have been a little bit cheeky and opened a few parcels, but we still have a lot left to open XMAS Read More