The Story of the War Widows Quilt

An online presentation about our War Widows’ Quilt and the story behind it. The event is free of charge and you can register here: Stitching Remembrance: https://www.thebritishacademy.ac.uk/events/the-british-academy-summer-showcase/stitching-remembrance-the-war-widows-quilt/

BFRS Employment and careers Fair

BFRS Employment and careers Fair – 8th July 2021 –https://www.bfrss.org.uk/Events/July-2021/Employment-Fair.aspx  I am contacting you from British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) to advise you about our next Employment and careers Fair for the Armed Forces Community (AFC). The event will be a face-to-face event and will be held at Leicester Racecourse.  All current government Covid guidelines and restrictions will be strictly adhered to during Read more…

Railcards Update

As Full members of the War Widows Association you are entitled to claim for a railcard. Full details are listed on the website under the CARE tab and then Travel Cards. However, the named person at the Royal British Legion has changed (details below) Armed Forces Rail Cards Rail cards Read more…

Have your say!

Working Together can help everyone. We are working with Northumbria University and Forces in Mind Trust to gather information. The academics from Northumbria University are looking for individuals whose partners have died in the UK Armed Forces or after their service, to take part in new research into loneliness and Read more…