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Pix: Tattoo 2011 Rehersal

Pic Katielee Arrowsmith/Deadline News Edinburgh Redford Barracks are transformed as the cast of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo perform their f...

Funeral of soldier who disappeared from checkpoint

THE funeral of Rifleman Scott McLaren is to be held in his home city tomorrow (Tues). The 20-year-old died from gunshot wounds after he disappeared...

Pix: Green Goddess For Sale

Pic Katielee Arrowsmith/Deadline News Lyon & Turnbull offer you the last chance to buy one of the famous Green Goddess fire engines at auction ...

Pix: TA Summer Exercise

Pic Katielee Arrowsmith/Deadline News Territorial Army recruits drawn from 13 different units from across the UK have descended on Edinburgh this s...

40 fab photos from the festival

Take a few minutes to enjoy our colourful beach festival portfolio.

Pix: Armed Forces Day

Pic Katielee Arrowsmith/Deadline News Events marking UK Armed Forces Day on Saturday have begun in Edinburgh. The third annual Armed Forces Day, de...

City parade to mark Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day: Final preparations are being made for celebrating Lincolnshire's armed forces.

‘Tactical questioning’ tribunal play special offer

£8 Offer for Tactical Questioning this Saturday 25 June at 8pm TACTICAL QUESTIONING has received 4 stars from six leading papers and the Tricycle ...

Shotgun fired through door near army HQ

DETECTIVES are hunting a gunman who blasted a hole through the front door of a terrified army family’s home. The attack happened just half a mile...

Spitfire plane comes to Preston Military Show

A fly-past by the iconic Spitfire fighter plane will open this year’s Preston Military Show –the flagship event for the Armed Forces across the...

Collection for Army at Tescos

Tesco Wembley Extra, Neasden on Saturday 21st May at 3 – 4pm  Tesco are helping the military to raise some funds for the Soldiers Charit...

Pix: 2 Scots Homecoming Parade

Soldiers returning from Afghanistan were given a royal welcome as they paraded through the streets of a Scottish town. Supporters lined the streets...

Troops receive royal welcome after returning from Afghanistan

Soldiers returning from Afghanistan were given a royal welcome as they paraded through the streets of a Scottish town. The Royal Highland Fusiliers...

Pix: 21-Gun Salute for Queens Birthday

Gunners from 207 Battery, 105 Regiment Royal Artillery (Volunteers) fire a 21-Gun Salute at Edinburgh Castle to celebrate the 85th Birthday of Her ...

French Revolution room to open at Regimental museum in Fulwood

The Queen’s Lancashire Regimental Museum in Fulwood is due to open a new room, dedicated to the…

Saddleworth Soldier Honoured By Duke

Sgt Lee Metcalfe receives his award from the Duke of Kent. (all pictures: Ministry of Defence) A soldier from Saddleworth has been presented with a...

Pix: Soldiers Europe Charity Cycle

A team of six soldiers from The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (3 SCOTS) are preparing to begin a gruelling 1750 miles ...

Preston woman conned out of £9,000

A woman who was conned out of £9,000 by a con artist on a dating website has…

Soldiers bootcamp Yomp training

SOLDIERS were being put through their paces by children last week with some bootcamp training at Edinburgh’s Arthur’s Seat. The troops were tra...

Prince Charles drops in on Folkestone Gurkha soldiers

The Prince of Wales dropped into the 1st Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles at Sir John Moore Barracks in Folkestone on Thursday (28th January... [[...

Teenager given minimal sentence after claiming he will join the armed forces Map_icon

A TEENAGER who admitted assaulting two people has been given a minimal sentence after claiming he wants to join the armed forces. Dean Kerr, 18, fr...

Snow-hit streets of Edinburgh are being cleared with military precision Map_icon

IT started on the stroke of 11.30am with the kind of military efficiency you’d expect from the combined ranks of the Army, Navy and RAF. Codename...

Army could deploy in Edinburgh to fight winter Map_icon

THE ARMY could be deployed on the streets of Edinburgh to battle the invasion of ice and snow which brought much of the city to a standstill. City ...

News: Part of Walsall hero’s war grave must be taken down

On the very day Britain remembers its war dead, the family of a Walsall soldier who was killed in Iraq were threatened with having part of his grav...

Scottish soldiers join forces with Afghan National Police

SCOTTISH soldiers joined forces with the Afghan National Police to claim back a huge part of the country from the Taleban. In just a few hours they...

News: Millions fall silent to remember war dead

Millions of Britons fell silent today to remember those who have died in war...

Edinburgh hosts European Military Climbing Competition

By Christine Lavelle and Clare Carswell EDINBURGH played host to military climbing teams from across Europe this week for the European Military Cli...

Soldiers march through Edinburgh after six months in Afghanistan

By Amanda MacMillan   AN emotional tear was shed by many as the troops from 1SCOTS marched through Colinton in Edinburgh last Friday ahead of a ...

Edinburgh based soldier asked girls for pix in their underwear

By Christine Lavelle A SCOTS based soldier asked teenage girls to send him pictures of themselves in their underwear and kept more than 500 indecen...

Hearts of those who fought to be remembered in musical

By Amanda MacMillan THEIRS is the inspirational tale of bravery and heroism which to this day remains among the most poignant in British football. ...

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