Defence Secretary visits Slovakia to discuss support for Ukraine

Ben Wallace, the first Defence Secretary to visit Slovakia in over a decade, met with Defence Minister Jaroslav Nad in Bratislava for talks on how we can work even more closely to enhance our support.




£41 million contract for bomb disposal protection supports 100 UK jobs

Personnel disposing of suspected bombs in the UK are being equipped with next-generation digital protection.




Defence demonstrates significant progress made for women in the Armed Forces

On the year anniversary of the recommendations made by Sarah Atherton MP in her report, defence looks back at the measures introduced.




1,000 personnel to represent the Armed Forces at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022

Around 1,000 Armed Forces personnel will be a part of this year’s Birmingham Commonwealth Games, from supporting security operations to competing in the events.




Ukrainian Deputy Defence Minister visits Royal Navy mine-hunting training as part of UK visit

Ukraine’s Volodymyr Havrylov and UK Armed Forces Minister James Heappey met Ukrainian sailors being trained by the Royal Navy in Scotland and visited infantry training by the Army in England.