Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Ali Cook - The Mac Birmingham 28th October

 The star of West End magic marvels and big screen spectacles, Ali Cook, brings his critically acclaimed Principles of Deception to mac, featuring his own brand of awe-inspiring magic and off-beat comedy.
Taking its name from Arthur Buckley’s seminal magic compendium, Principles and Deceptions – the first book to categorize every magic trick – the show demonstrates Ali Cook’s skill as a historian of deception. In a masterclass of technique across a range of magic disciplines, including close up magic, mind reading, deception, sleight of hand, and escapology, expect an evening of magical invention and re-invention. The show is 8+ Click HERE for more details
There is a special rate for Armed Forces, contact Lichfield HIVE for the details.


Thursday, 22 June 2017

SSAFA Forcesline

SSAFA FORCESELINE - NEED TO TALK FREEPHONE 0800 731 4880

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 www.easyresettlement.com/magazine/
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 http://www.easyresettlement.com/bfbs/
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.

Thursday, 15 June 2017

RAF Benevolent Fund - Win a Limited Edition Aston Martin Vanquish S Red Arrows Car

Click HERE to enter

CarillionAmey - Walk Away Scheme


We want to make the moving experience as simple and stress-free as possible for everyone living in Service family accommodation. Our Walkaway Scheme is designed to allow you to simply walk away from your Service family accommodation, with the reassurance that it meets move-out standards.

Click HERE for all the information

National Insurance Credits for partners of Armed Forces personnel overseas after 6 april1975

Have you lived overseas supporting your Service Spouse/Civil Partner?
National Insurance credits for partners of Armed Forces personnel overseas after 6 April 1975 are available for you to claim.
Did you know that spouses and civil partners of Armed Forces personnel posted overseas can fill gaps in their National Insurance record?
Don't miss out on qualifying for a full state pension because you have spent years living overseas supporting your Serving Person.

Friday, 2 June 2017

CarillionAmey - Requesting Furniture Information

You can choose whether you want furnished, part furnished, or unfurnished SFA, this also applies to those families who are allocated Substitute Service Family Accommodation (SSFA). Your accommodation charge will be adjusted accordingly.

If you do need furniture, you should make this clear when you are completing the MOD Form e1132 at the initial stage of opting for your preferred choice of accommodation. There is a separate section within the e1132 where you can specify what furniture and items you require. These will be supplied to your SFA ready for your Move in appointment.

 http://housing.carillionamey.co.uk/moving-in/furniture/

Royal British Legion Adventure Break - 12-19th August

Click HERE for full details

Big White Wall

Click HERE for full details

Move In/Move Out Standard Tick Sheet



Move In/Move Out Ticksheets

These booklets detail the Move In and Move Out standards required of your SFA ensuring that you know exactly what is required from you to get your property to the agreed standard. 
Click HERE for more information

Thursday, 1 June 2017

Army Families Federation - Army & You Summer 2017 Edition

Click HERE to view and/or download a copy of the latest edition