The Defence in the Media blog is now closed. In future all media updates and responses may be found on the official MOD Twitter account. All previous blog posts will remain accessible, but no new posts will be made. The …
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The MOD announced today that a contract worth £2.8 billion has been signed to provide state-of-the-art armoured fighting vehicles to the British Army. Ahead of the upcoming General Election, the Defence in the Media blog will pause to reflect the Civil …
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of HMS Queen Elizabeth and Continuity of Education Allowance.
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of the Army Combat Power Day on Salisbury Plain and the Invictus Games team announcement. Image of the day Army Combat Power Day Positive coverage and imagery is carried by Press Association and Mail …
Highlighted Defence coverage includes the announcement of the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi by US special forces in Northwest Syria and a feature documentary on the HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier. Daesh leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed by US military …
Highlighted Defence coverage includes a documentary on identifying British personnel killed in historic campaigns, as well as reporting of the Defence Secretary's announcement on extending the Forces Help to Buy scheme.
The launch of the Office for Veterans Affairs is officially taking place today. As part of the launch, ministers have announced that the new head of the OVA will be Col David Richmond, …
Today’s defence-related news includes the Duke of Sussex meeting British Army personnel deployed to Malawi and paying tribute to Guardsman Matthew Talbot, who sadly died there earlier this year. Royal visit to Malawi In Malawi, the Duke of Sussex watched …
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of the UK’s support to those affected by Hurricane Dorian.
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of HMS Queen Elizabeth's departure from Portsmouth to the US and Canada.
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The Defence in the Media blog is now closed. All future media updates and responses may be found on the official MOD Twitter account.
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