Our Campaigns

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  • Since its formation the Association has achieved, among other things:
    • – Retention of War Widows’ Pensions for life from 1st April 2015
    • – Removal of income tax from the War Widows’ Pension
    • – Extra age allowance for War Widows
    • – Improved pension for pre-1973 War Widows
    • – Reinstatement of pension to War Widows on cessation of second or subsequent marriage
    • – Renewal of opportunity for War Widows to visit the grave of their husband through sponsored pilgrimage
    • – Retention of the attributable MOD occupational pension on remarriage
    • – Retention of the War Widows’ Pension for pre ’73 widows.