The British Army protects the United Kingdom’s interests at home and abroad, providing a safe and secure environment in which all British citizens can live and prosper.
If you’re thinking about joining I’d say just go for it – the Army is a fantastic career. LCpl Laura Phillips, Royal Signals
The Army has been named one of the most inclusive employers in Britain by lesbian, gay, bi and trans equality charity Stonewall in its Top 100 Employers list for 2019.
HRH The Duke of York KG presented Medals to soldiers and officers of 2nd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (2 Scots) who took part in Operation Shader in Iraq, 2018.
The British Army are very proud to announce its official sponsorship of England Netball who are both the 2018 Commonwealth Gold Medal Winners, and BBC Sports Personality, Team of the Year 2018.
The Irish Guards welcomed the Prime Minster of Japan, His Excellency Shinzō Abe to the UK with a Guard of Honour at The Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
The British Army’s potent Apache attack helicopters are making their flying debut inside the Arctic Circle.
On 28 Dec 2018, after 56 days, Capt Louis Rudd became the first Briton to cross Antarctica solo, unsupported and unassisted.
The service and dedication of 67 soldiers and officers, regular and reserve, are being recognised in the New Year Honours List 2019. The men and women from all ranks and all walks of life are being honoured for their service to the military and the nation.
The Army is currently deployed in over 80 countries around the world. Deployments vary in strength from single military advisors to full operational deployments.Baltics
The British Army comprises of 112,000 experienced, committed and highly skilled Regular and Reserve soldiers.