Veterans' Stories

Read heart-warming stories from veterans and their families.

Kate Green in the Army

Celebrate Pride Month with Army veteran Kate Green

This month we’re marking Pride by sharing the remarkable, and inspiring, story of Kate Green, an Army veteran. When I…

“I didn’t know that support existed”

Many veterans don’t know where to turn when they need support after leaving the Forces. Stephen Burnell talks about the difficulties he faced after becoming a full-time carer for his youngest son.

Three outstretched hands holding coffee cups

How a trendy bistro in Tidworth brings the community together

When ex-military couple, Phil Smith and Irene, discovered their mutual love of food and business, there was only one way…

I Was So Worried! You Were Still My Baby!

Pam’s daughter was an explosive search dog-handler. Watch their emotional story as their experiences may resonate with you if your…

Don Simpson

“I was determined to take charge of my own recovery”

After leaving the Army Don Simpson knew he had a problem with mental health , however, he struggled to find appropriate support….