Thursday, 19 October 2017

Send mail with the British Forces Post Office (BFPO)

Use this link for the following services:
  • Find a BFPO number
  • Smartphone apps
  • How to address BFPO mail
  • Address format for service personnel
  • Address format for non-service personnel
  • Customs declarations
  • Cost
  • Enduring families free mail service (EFFMS)
  • Compensation, insurance and special delivery
  • What you can’t send
  • Buying goods online
  • Send an INtouch message
  • Contacts and enquiries

BFPO is also on:

British Forces Post Office: last dates of posting

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A list of dates for friends and family of service personnel wishing to send British Forces Post Office mail in time for Christmas.


NEW...Messy Play & SOS at the Mulberry Centre...Friday Mornings

Recruit for Spouses

Recruit for Spouses has been created to strengthen the employment opportunities for spouses of British Military members around the world and to encourage employers to commit to hiring military spouses by connecting employers with a talented, global, diverse workforce.
See the latest job vacancies on the website: 
and the facebook page: Facebook

Events in October 2017

Tuesday, 24th of October 2017 
Private Facebook Forum – Members Only
10:00 – 10:15
Creating your New CV by the New Year
Becky talks you through creating your CV from scratch
Military spouses join free here.

Wednesday, 25th of October 2017
09:00 -12:00 | Triton House, Churchill Square, Helensburgh
Pop in and meet your Helensburgh Representative, Lisa Grievson.
Lisa will be available to chat to you about registering with us to enable you to access the range of free services we offer.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Hampshire Outdoor Centres : Action Adventure Days at Calshot

They offer an exhilarating school holiday programme of indoor and outdoor activities for children aged from 4 to 17 at three of our Centres, Calshot Activities Centre, Runways End Outdoor Centre and Tile Barn Outdoor Centre.

These multi activity day or half day options let children try out activities like climbing, archery, skiing and watersports.  Designed to keep them entertained, and guaranteed to send them home tired and happy.

Contacting CarillionAmey

You can contact the customer service teams in a number of ways:

Housing Repairs (Housing team)
  • Webchat (click the message icon from the bottom right hand corner of the page)
  • Facebook Messenger (send a private message to the team to start a chat)
  • Twitter message (send a private message to the team to start a chat)
  • Text message: 07860063406 (send a text to start a chat)
  • Telephone: 0800 707 6000 (option 1)
  • Email:

For all other enquiries Establishment Repairs (Regional Prime team), Housing Repairs (Housing team),  Allocations (Occupancy Services team), Complaints (Frontline Complaints team), General contact information use the following link: Contact Us

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

SSAFA Big Brew UP 2017 - Marchwood

Cake donations...please bring along on the day
Thank you

Welfare: Halloween Party 2017

Monday, 16 October 2017

DDS: UK Armed Forces Team V Bristol Rugby -Discounted Tickets

UK Armed Forces Rugby have discounted tickets for Defence Discount Service members for just £5 in the Remembrance Match 2017.
The UK Armed Forces Team are playing against Bristol Rugby on Wednesday 8th November at 19:45. This will be a great match in support of The Royal British Legion.
For the offer code and how to redeem and log in or log in to our free mobile app.

SSAFA - Forces Additional Needs and Disability Forum Autumn Event

New AFF Co-ordinator at Marchwood

Hampshire Co-ordinator - Hazel Dobson. 

T: 0752 749 2803 E:

Covering the whole of Hampshire (excluding Aldershot) including Andover, Bordon, Gosport, Marchwood, Middle Wallop, Odiham, Thorney Island, Worthy Down

Saturday, 30 September 2017

Mayflower Fireworks 2017

November 4th @ 3:00PM
Mayflower Park, Southampton

Halloween and Night at the Museum - Tudor House and Gardens

Bring your little monsters to Tudor House. Meet our friendly spirits in the banqueting hall, have your face painted and create creepy craft items. Why not join one of our family-friendly spooky ghost tours, pre-booking is advised.
The museum will be open until 8pm (last entry 7pm). Fancy dress encouraged! Small charges will apply for activities and tours.

Boo at the Zoo: Marwell

21st - 29th October 2017

Thursday, 28 September 2017

Housing Matters Magazine - Autumn 2017

Forces Money Week

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 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 HERE to share your experiences

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Information about the MOD Future Accommodation Model (FAM)


Hold a pub quiz for The Royal British Legion and help raise money for the Armed Forces community.

Welfare: Visit London Day Trip


Don't forget to check the Defence Discount Service Website before you go to see what discounts are available in London.

Welfare: Bath Christmas Shopping

Don't forget to check the Defence Discount Service Website before you go to see what discounts are available in Bath.

Army v Navy Rugby 2018