February 7th, 2017 by

Dear Penny, My name is T*** and I am the head chef on board HMS CHIDDINGFOLD. We are a mine hunter with a crew of 46. I am writing to you to thank you for the “Shoe box of Love” we received today. The boxes are Read More


January 30th, 2017 by

A huge thanks to the staff at Primerdesign Ltd. They recently held a successful Curry Cook Off competition and presented the charity with £150!! Tanya contacted the charity to let them know how the event went, she said ‘The curry cook off went really well, everyone Read More


January 14th, 2017 by

On behalf of the trustees at Support our Soldiers, we would like to thank every individual and organisation who contributed to the 2016 Christmas Goodie Box Appeal. It was a great success and we managed to send a whopping 1500 boxes! If you have not Read More


January 9th, 2017 by

CHRISTMAS PARCEL APPEAL 2016 Thank you to the following for supporting our Christmas Parcel appeal: Sheena Kapur and St. Michael`s Brownies, South Shields who have supported our Appeal for the last 8 years Lauren and 21st Newcastle Brownies Emma Barber and her colleagues at AA Read More

Kirkhill Christmas Stamp appeal

January 9th, 2017 by

As part of the Christmas parcel appeal schools, clubs and individuals donate cards and boxes to be sent to the Army/Navy/Air Force to provide morale for those not at home for Christmas. This year P4/3 at Kirkhill Primary School in Broxburn, West Lothian decided to Read More


January 9th, 2017 by

Following the Christmas parcel appeal Regional Coordinator for Scotland has a very different appeal – to find a girl called Alisha! “In January I received a bluey from a Fijian from 2 Duke of Lancaster’s currently deployed on Operation Tosca. Not only did he send Read More

Sutton Letters

January 7th, 2017 by

Dear SOS I just received 2 x SOS parcels. Thank you very much, genuinely appreciated by those of us that are still deployed around the world. Many thanks again. P**   Sandra and Mark Davey Thank you so much for the generosity shown by your Read More

Stirling letters

January 7th, 2017 by

AB ***** HMS Middleton Hi Lynn Firstly I would like to thank you for your generosity regarding the items you put in your SOS care package. It was greatly appreciated, especially the Irn Bru! One of the things I massively miss out here. I will Read More

Easter thanks

September 26th, 2016 by

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

Stirling sponsored event

September 26th, 2016 by

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