Coverage of defence-related issues in the media today includes online reports of Royal Navy ships escorting Russian warships passing UK shores and a new fundraising campaign by the charity Help For Heroes.
Defence in the media
Daily updates of how defence is reported in the UK media
Today’s defence related news includes the RAF and Virgin Orbit’s selection of an RAF pilot to be seconded to the company’s ground-breaking small satellite launch programme and the Times’s coverage of a social media post made by the Army on …
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 media includes coverage of the Armed Forces Covenant and the UK space conference.
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 on medical entry standards into the army. The Sun reports today that the army does not recruit those who have suffered from exam stress during adolescence. Declaring exam stress as a mild mental health …
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of HMS Queen Elizabeth's departure from Portsmouth to the US and Canada.
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of HMS Defender’s deployment to the Gulf.
Today’s defence related news includes coverage of new armed forces personnel statistics, and the implications of new rules on compensation claims from service personnel.
The main news story for the Ministry of Defence today is the Defence Select Committee's report into the Armed Forces complaints system.