Military

Supporting Homeless Veterans

I spent a morning speaking with management and veterans at The Beacon. This is a housing project designed to house homeless or at-risk single Veterans and Service Leavers. It also provides support to facilitate their move-on into permanent housign in the area of their choice. 

Pride In Catterick Garrison

I met with Colonel Steven Padgett OBE who runs Catterick Garrison to learn more about the Garrison and its place in the community. Catterick Garrison is the British Army’s largest garrison in the world and the largest training establishment the Army has.

Celebrating the Green Howards Regiment

After a £2 million refurbishment, Richmond’s Green Howards Museum reopened its doors rather fittingly on Remembrance Sunday. Coming to visit the museum later that week it was clear that this poignant time would it make it a particularly special visit.