VJ Day 75th Anniversary

This month we mark the 75th Anniversary of VJ Day where we will be paying tribute to the service and sacrifice of the entire Second World War generation including British, Allied and Commonwealth forces, without whom the victory in Japan would not have been possible. We will be recognising the Read more…

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COBSEO – Association re-elected

Mary Moreland, our Chair, has welcomed the decision to elect the association onto the Executive Committee of COBSEO. Mary said….”We are delighted to have been elected onto the COBSEO Executive, the War Widows’ Association is nationally recognised as the United Kingdom’s leading representative organisation for widows/ers of Armed Forces personnel Read more…

Dame Vera Lynn

Today we said a sad farewell to the forces sweetheart, Dame Vera Lynn who dedicated her life to supporting the Armed Forces community. Her performances around the world helped sustain the fortitude of the deployed personnel and her radio shows brought home just a little closer. We remember her with Read more…

AGM Belfast 2020

The AGM scheduled to take place in Belfast in August 2020 has now been due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. We apologise for this inconvenience but now look forward to seeing you in Windsor April 2021.