Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Tickets for Troops: The Be Wiser Jump Season Finale, Newbury Racecourse - Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th March 2018

The 2017/18 Jump season at Newbury draws to a close with two days of competitive racing and a chance to see some promising young horses perform in a relaxed, informal atmosphere. Beer Goggles was a notable winner from last year, going on to win the Ladbrokes Long Distance Hurdle at Newbury in December.

Tickets for Troops is offering free tickets for the Be Wiser Season Finales on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th March.

CLICK HERE to apply for free tickets for either event.

Tickets for Troops: Greatwood Charity Raceday, Newbury - Sunday 3rd March 2018

The Greatwood Charity Raceday is the second of two days of racing at Newbury and centres around the Grade 3 Greatwood Gold Cup, with past winners including subsequent Hennessy hero Madison du Berlais.

The day also provides an opportunity for racegoers to learn about Greatwood, a unique charity based near Marlborough which provides fulfilling futures for former racehorses and teaches emotional literacy and life skills to children and young people with special educational needs.

Tickets for Troops is offering free tickets for this event.  CLICK HERE to apply. 

Tickets for Troops: MENCAP Charity Raceday, Newbury - Friday 2nd March 2018

Put a spring in your step with the first of two great days of Jump Racing in support of a good cause. You can enjoy a competitive seven-race card on which future stars such as Village Vic have entered the winners enclosure in the past.  CLICK HERE for further details of the event.

The day itself will support West Berkshire Mencap, a charity doing invaluable work to support people living with learning difficulties and their families in the local area.

Tickets for Troops is offering Free Tickets for this event. CLICK HERE to apply.

Gates Open - 12.00 • First Race 14.20 • Last Race 17.35

HM Forces Railcard

The HM Forces Railcard costs £15 and it'll save you 1/3 on most rail fares throughout Great Britain for a whole year. That works out to under £2 a month for huge savings. You're eligible if you're a member of the Regular Forces or a spouse of a member, for more details see eligibility.

There are plenty of ways you can use your Railcard, for both long and short trips. Better still you can use it anytime on weekends, Public Holidays and during the week. The only restriction is that if you travel before 10am Monday to Friday (except during July and August) a minimum fare will apply. For more details see minimum fares.

Army Benefits Calculator

As part of the British Army the hard work you put in makes a huge difference to our people and our nation every single day. This doesn’t go unrecognised, that’s why we offer a generous benefits package to match.

How to Book a Contact House

The Tri-Service Contact House Directory contains details of who to contact to book a stay in a UK or overseas contact house.

The directory is available to view on the HIVE website at www.army.mod.uk/hives

To book the contact house in Windsor please call AWS on:
01753 862307

London Jobs Fair - Tuesday 27th February 2018, 10am - 3pm

The London Jobs Fair is coming to East London

The event will be held at Rich Mix in snazzy Shoreditch on 27th February 2018, where you can meet employers and training providers offering thousands of fantastic job and training opportunities. Look out for the new Arts & Culture Zone!

There'll also be free advice and engaging workshops.

Beat the queues, register now!

Help for Heroes: Debenhams National Collection Weekend - 17th and 18th March 2018

Debenhams will support Help for Heroes with fundraising for the whole of March, with collection tins at their tills and staff fundraising. However, they are also offering a National Collection Weekend and we need your help!

Help for Heroes is looking for volunteers on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 March to bucket collect and sell a range of merchandise at Debenhams stores across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Can you help for a couple of hours or the whole weekend?

to find out how you can help

The Peter O'Sullvian Lambourn Open Day - Good Friday 30th March 2018, from 8.30am

The open day is a unique opportunity to see the horses in the training establishments throughout the Lambourn Valley.

More than 25 trainers will open their yards to the public and more than 10,000 people are expected to take the opportunity to meet the horses, the trainers and to really see first hand the Lambourn racing industry. Many yards have special exhibits and some demonstrations including horses using hydrotherapy pools.

Entry is £15 per person (children under 12 FREE) payable at all car parks. Or £7 from 1.00pm for entry to the Afternoon Events Arena.

A 124-page souvenir programme is available from all car parks. Cost £5

For further information CLICK HERE

Adaptive Shooting Championship 2018, Bisley - Thursday 21st June 2018

Becky Mills
01483 797777 (extn 160)