Wednesday, 2 May 2018

You Ask We Answer

Don't Forget.......Your HIVE can help you by finding answers to questions about many aspects of living within a military community and has useful information to help with relocating including how to apply for Service Families Accommodation, Schools, Finding Doctors and Dentists and much more. 

In addition, your HIVE always has up to date information about your military community and the local area. 

Monday, 10 July 2017

DMS Whittington Charity Car Boot Sale - 9th July

NB: The event is open to DMS(W) staff and their guests only.  Military and CS ID is required to be produced at the gate

Thursday, 22 June 2017

National Association of Round Tables - Armed Forces Offer

To celebrate Armed Forces Day on June 24th,  National Association of Round Tables Great Britain and Ireland, a voluntary group for men aged 18-45, are offering all current and ex-serving Armed Forces men the chance to receive a free Gourmet Society card, worth £69.99, for free!
As part of Round Table’s dedication to the Armed Forces Covenant, current and ex-serving members of the Armed Forces receive 6 months free membership. This Armed Forces Day, Round Table will be adding Gourmet Society card to the offer for those who join the voluntary Association in the next two months.
If you would like more information on Round Table, it's support for the Armed Forces, and how it can help those returning to civilian life please contact

SSAFA Forcesline


Easy Resettlement Magazine - Summer 17 Issue

The summer issue of Easy Resettlement magazine is out now...
Easy Resettlement is now the number one armed forces resettlement publication as we offer more employment opportunities for our readers than any other publication. Each issue is distributed to all service leavers by BFPO to ensure everyone gets a free copy. In addition to the hard copies it is sent out via an Email blast to our subscribers as well as having an easy to read online version on our website, you can even download back issues to your desktop
We are proud to announce our partnership with DSEI who run the largest Defence and Security Expo in Europe, the event is free for military personnel and it will be taking place between the 12th-15th September at the Excel arena in London. You will be able to pick up free copies of the summer issue at this event.
You may have heard our Sales Manager, James Atkins, on the Hal Stewart BFBS show earlier this month, if you missed it and would like to listen to what we are doing to help our readers simply click this link
We are especially proud to announce some new partnerships with companies who will be offering employment opportunities to our readers through our magazine. These include The AA, Aspire Defence, Amazon Web Services known as AWS, Civil Nuclear Constabulary and Jaguar Land Rover. These are a welcome addition to those already recruiting our readers such as The East of England Ambulance Service, Maritime Transport and KLM UK Engineering. Each issue we include a Franchising for Veterans feature with the BFA giving some valuable insights in to what makes a good franchise, some great franchises that have already recruited veterans and service leavers include Action Coach, Chips Away, Gas Elec and Snap on Tools.
Take a look at the summer issue to read some great case studies. Finally we will be attending various events where we get the chance to speak with our readers, these include the CTP and Security Cleared Jobs Expos as well as the DSEI event. Please do come along and speak with the team and let us know what else you would like to know about in future issues.

All of this is only possible thanks to our advertisers so please mention our magazine when speaking with anyone. Also join our social media groups, subscribe to the magazine for free and let any friends and family know about how we can help.

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Miller Plays the Musicals - The Alexandra Theatre Birmingham 2ndJuly

100% of Astor Big Band's profits plus a collection at this performance will be donated to the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal
Book on line at HERE

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Lichfield Florette Festival Market 2017 - 8th July

Go Outdoors an Extra 15% off - Armed Forces Week

18th June to 1st July

Morrisons Cafe - Armed Forces Day Free hot Drink - Offer Ends 25th June

Offer Ends 25th June

Interruption to water supplies in SFA (Heath Avenue) at DMS(W)

Kelda water will be replacing some fire hydrants in Heath Avenue on Fri 23 Jun.  The water supply for 1 to 23 Heath Road will be shut off between 0900 -1400. Please ensure that you store enough water to see you through this period especially with the current weather conditions.