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Please Give War Widows an Early Christmas Present

As we enter this festive season the War Widows’ Association calls upon the Government to demonstrate compassion and do what is right. We implore the Government to reinstate the War Widow(er)s Compensation Pension to all war widow(er)s who had to …

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WWA Annual Service of Remembrance 2016 – Remembering Our ‘Forgotten Women and Men’

On Saturday 12th November 2016 at 12.30pm the War Widows’ Association and their family, friends, supporters and guests will gather at the Cenotaph in Whitehall for their Annual Service of Remembrance.

The programme of events is as follows:

10.30 – …

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A Family Home For Military Veterans

BBC One’s DIY SOS: Homes for Veterans is returning to Manchester this autumn. The BBC is looking for a military veteran family in need.

Are you a wounded ex-serviceman or woman with children? Perhaps you’re a war widow? Are you …

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Reinstatement Of The War Widows’ Pension

The War Widows’ Association of Great Britain call upon the government to reinstate the War Widows’ Pension for all widows who were required to surrender their pension on remarriage or cohabitation.

Background:

There are a number of compensation schemes available…
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