Waterloo Station Collection Raises Nearly £3,000

On Wednesday 14th June we held a collection at London Waterloo Station which raised £2,976; highly valuable funds which will help us to continue supporting injured service men and women.  We would like to thank all our amazing volunteers - Michael Winning, Bill Parr, Vic Needham-Crofton, Cyril Banks, Richard Forrester, Tom Schaffer, Peter Kent and [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Not Forgotten Associaton Northern Ireland

On Saturday June 10th the Association organised an excellent and well attended BBQ held, by kind permission of the Chairman and Members, at The Royal British Legion Fivemiletown in County Tyrone. Guests included veterans from the Ulster Defence Regiment, Royal Irish Regiment, Royal Irish Fusiliers, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, Royal Engineers, Royal Air Force and even a [...]

By |June 19th, 2017|News|1 Comment

Runnymede River Trip

On Thursday 15th June more than 100 guests joined us at historic Runnymede for a 3½ hour cruise along the Thames on board French Brothers' 'New Queen of The Thames'. It was a wonderful afternoon, with plenty of chatting and laughter between the veterans who represented all three services and the Merchant Navy. For the [...]

By |June 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Majorca Holiday Provides Respite From Recovery

For several years The Not Forgotten Association has taken small groups of younger veterans and injured service personnel with their partners on rest and recuperation holidays to Majorca, staying at a remote farmhouse. The beautiful location and relaxed atmosphere are very therapeutic and allow injured men and women to spend quality time together. These breaks [...]

By |June 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Barn Dance In Aid Of The Not Forgotten Association

Calling all Barn Dance fans in Essex and East London! Long-time supporter Shirley McLean, whose late husband served in the Royal Navy, is putting on her annual barn dance evening to raise funds for The Not Forgotten Association. The event will feature the Hillbillies Band, a hog roast supper and a caller. It is being [...]

By |June 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

HRH Prince Harry Hosts The NFA Garden Party

On Tuesday 30 May 2,342 wounded and injured servicemen, veterans and their partners/carers came together to enjoy an exceptional afternoon at Buckingham Palace.  Attended by representatives from every campaign since the Second World War, every Arm and Service of the British Military, the Merchant Navy and most military charities, this was a wonderful gathering of [...]

By |June 1st, 2017|News|12 Comments

The NFA & The Blenheim Art Foundation

The Not Forgotten Association has recently been approached by the Blenheim Art Foundation (BAF) to help with their latest exciting project. Every year the BAF put on a contemporary art exhibition throughout Blenheim Palace and its grounds and have so far hosted several international artists, including Ai Wei Wei and Lawrence Weiner. The 2017 show [...]

By |June 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Holiday Grants – Edinburgh PRC’s Trip to London

The NFA does not only provide financial assistance for individual holidays, but we also also offer grants to service associations and veterans organisations for trips in the UK and overseas. This week 8 beneficiaries and 2 carers from the Edinburgh PRC enjoyed a 5 day trip to London as a result of an NFA grant. Staying [...]

By |May 26th, 2017|News|0 Comments

May Newsletter

The May Newsletter is now available. To read about our recent fishing trip, the Chairman's charity walk and much more click here.                        

By |May 25th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Rosie Has Done It!

Last month our Head of Events Rosie Thompson completed the Marathon des Sables, a 270 kilometre endurance race across the Moroccan Sahara Desert in just six days. In doing so she has so far raised more than £29,000 for the Association. Both are phenomenal achievements. Less than two days later Rosie was back ‘at her [...]

By |May 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments