The British Army, modern and professional

News & Features

Corporal Tom Gaden, Lance Corporal Paul Upton and Rifleman Jamie Gunn

Corporal Tom Gaden, Lance Corporal Paul Upton and Rifleman Jamie Gunn killed in Afghanistan

The Ministry of Defence has confirmed the deaths of Corporal Tom Gaden, Lance Corporal Paul Upton and Rifleman Jamie Gunn all of 1st Battalion The Rifles Regiment, in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday 25 February 2009.

Charity rock

Charity rock marks sweet success for Iraq tasks

British troops in Basra have teamed up with a confectionery manufacturer in Blackpool to mark the forthcoming completion of the UK's military tasks in Iraq with the 'Farewell to Iraq! Commemorative Rock'.

Army events

2nd May 2009 is the date, Twickenham and Kneller Hall are the Venues; the Babcock Inter-Services Rugby Champions is the trophy.

More events

Featured Corps

The Intelligence Corps is the brain of the Army, processing data to help commanders make the best tactical decisions on the ground.

A legal career in the Army