SENDING MORALE BOOSTING GOODIE BOXES

‘SURPRISE FIRST-CLASS SERVICE WITH A SMILE’

“Our North-East joint Area Coordinator Glenn Middlemiss is a ‘Postman Pat’  in that  region and regularly visits the ranges at Otterburn in the borders. ‘Aye ready’  to provide  a  treat or two for the lads and lassies honing their skills and  ‘roughing it’ in that Read More

‘Old Sergeant’ & ‘Pig & Whistle’

This is a photo of two sailors that had received boxes sent on behalf of The Old Sergeant, in Wandsworth.  They paid a visit to pass on their thanks and were treated to a drink  and then a meal at The Pig and Whistle, Earlsfield. They came Read More

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PARCELS FROM ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND, BOLTON

Christopher Dronsfield, RC Yorkshire, made the journey across to Bolton today to pick up some parcels for the troops donated by staff at the RBS Centre. The staff had also donated  a cheque for £132  which has already funded some boxes to overseas troops , Read More

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London Marathon – Sunday 26th April 2015

We have two brave souls running this year’s Virgin Money  London Marathon  on behalf of SOS…..RAF SWO Gareth Davies and Army Medic Sgt Stuart Cooke, both active service personnel . Both will be updating the training blog on the forum so do pop in with some Read More

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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

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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:

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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

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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

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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