Monday, 16 October 2017

HIVE CLOSURE

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Kinloss HIVE will be closed from 20/10/2017 for the foreseeable future.  If you need assistance, please contact Edinburgh HIVE on 0131 310 2876 or Leuchars HIVE on 01334 857649.

Friday, 13 October 2017

Little Troopers Giveaways




Tickets for Little Troopers

Little Troopers has lots of exciting tickets to give away so wanted to let you know! Open to all British Armed Forces families but priority will be given to those with a parent currently serving away from home, feel free to forwards these opportunities to any military friends or family within your community.

*Note to schools/nurseries who enter; all children must have a serving British Armed Forces parent and we can not help towards travel*

For further information CLICK HERE

Elgin Youth Cafe Open Day


Halloween Party!


Bingo in Elgin


Monday, 9 October 2017

Quarriers Carer Support Service Moray- E-newsletter


Please CLICK HERE to visit their website

Do You Need The Flu Jab?




Flu vaccination is available every year on the NHS to help protect adults and children at risk of flu and its complications.
Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week.
However, flu can be more severe in certain people, for more information please click HERE

Forces Money Week - 16th to 20th October 2017






From 16th -20th October a team of financial experts will join Richard Hutchinson on Forces Radio BFBS & on Facebook Live to answer your questions.
From pensions to debt, investments to mortgages. If you have something you want to ask email moneyweek@bfbs.com

Each day from 1:45pm UKT join us live all week on your radio and through Facebook as we answer your money questions from around the forces world. Each day we will be tackling a different subject.

Find out more about getting MoneyFit with MoneyForce, a service provided by the Royal British Legion.

Listen to Forces Radio BFBS on FM, online or via the free app - 
Apple > http://apple.co/1NPLjVw or Android > http://bit.ly/1TZFixd

For further information CLICK HERE

Free Help For Military Spouses Looking For Work

Into the woods for wellbeing



Friday, 6 October 2017

SFA Compensation Scheme - Vouchers

SFA Compensation Scheme – High Street Vouchers

DIO is pleased to announce that the problems surrounding the issue of High Street Vouchers to successful SFA Compensation Scheme claimants have now been resolved. Claimants are now being sent details of the appropriate codes to allow Vouchers to be redeemed from our supplier’s site.
The Compensation Team is working to clear the backlog of successful claims on a date approved basis; it is expected this will be cleared by mid-November.

We would like to apologize once again for the time taken to resolve this issue. The Compensation Scheme remains open for new claims.

Careers for Service Leavers with the AA (Road Operatives)






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Open Days with Civil Nuclear Constabulary

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Thursday, 5 October 2017

Introduction to Counselling Skills

Are you interested in gaining a basic understanding of the skills and approaches used in counselling? Our Introduction to Counselling Skills course can be studied one evening per week over ten weeks here at Moray College UHI.

Submit your application to start on 24 October 2017: www.moray.uhi.ac.uk/courses/introduction-counselling

About the course:
This course provides an entry level opportunity to develop interpersonal skills, self-awareness and theoretical knowledge.
It will provide a basic understanding of counselling, the skills used and approaches and perspectives as well as practical exercises.

What can I do on completion of my course:
There are other Counselling Opportunities available; Further Steps in Counselling Skills or Counselling Supervision Certificate.

Where will I study:
You will study 1 evening per week at the Moray College UHI campus in Elgin.

How long is the course:
The course will start on Tuesday 24 October over 10 weeks

How much does it cost:
Total cost of £160 for the 10 sessions

Entry requirements:
There are no formal entry requirements for this course

How to apply:
Visit the course page www.moray.uhi.ac.uk/courses/introduction-counselling and apply online or if you would like more details contact shona.kellock.moray@uhi.ac.uk or call 01343 576338


Please note: if you sign up for the October course, this will be run over 9 weeks therefore 1 week out of the 9 would require 2 evening sessions. 

Four go wild in wellies (Adults go free!)


Tuesday, 3 October 2017

HM Forces Railcard- Save a 1/3 on Rail Fares



The following can apply for the HM Forces Railcard -

1. All members of the Regular Forces wherever they are stationed.

2. All members of the Volunteer Reserve. 

3. Non-Regular Permanent Staff.

4. Members of the Regular Reserve during periods of full time service of at least 3 months.

5. Commissioned Officers of the RAF Reserve carrying out full time duties in uniform in peacetime.

6. NATO personnel serving in official NATO UK appointments under the direct command of the MoD (or NATO HQ).

7. Members of other Government Defence Forces serving in official exchange appointments.

8. Spouses/civil partners of those above.

9. Dependant children of those above. Please see our Terms and Conditions for full details. 

10. Widows/Widowers and their dependant children may retain the use of purchased HM Forces Railcards for the remainder of the valid period until the existing expiry date of the card. Thereafter, HM Forces Railcards can be obtained by war widows/widowers and their dependants, through the Royal British Legion. Please see the Terms and Conditions for full details.

For further details CLICK HERE

Tesco Recruiting Seasonal Jobs

For more information please click HERE




Veterans Placement Programme

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Glenvilet Estate Conservation Volutneer Group


Highland Hydrotherapy quiz night- in aid of Moray foodbank


Traidcraft pop up shop


Friday, 29 September 2017

Thursday, 28 September 2017

British Forces In Germany - The Lived Experience

BRITISH FORCES IN GERMANY - THE LIVED EXPERIENCE
Don't take it from us, tell the world the experiences that you had serving and living in Germany

The BFG Legacy Project is beginning – and you can be a part of it. 

By the time the last units in 20 Armoured Brigade leave Sennelager in 2019, British Forces will have been stationed in Germany for nearly 80 years. 
To mark this lengthy period of overseas deployment, HQ BFG is producing a book: 
British Forces in Germany – The Lived Experience.
This is a call for you to share your lived experiences with us. 

Please click on the link to share your experiences​

BFBS promoting Forces Money Week


BFBS are promoting Forces Money Week via their website, FB and Twitter and are now seeking questions to put to the panel of experts. 

From 16th -20th October a team of financial experts will join Richard Hutchinson on Forces Radio BFBS & on Facebook Live to answer your questions.

Each day from 1:45pm UK join us live all week on your radio and through Facebook as we answer your money questions from around the forces world. Each day we will be tackling a different subject.

See more here....



Thursday, 21 September 2017