To protect the nation, we step forward and meet every challenge
The British Army protects the United Kingdom’s interests at home and abroad, providing a safe and secure environment in which all British citizens can live and prosper.
Life in the Army
If you’re thinking about joining I’d say just go for it – the Army is a fantastic career. LCpl Laura Phillips, Royal Signals
The British Army’s military working horses have enjoyed a relaxing break from duties at the Defence Animal Training Regiment in Melton Mowbray. Now they return to Hyde Park Barracks to be washed, groomed, and cleaned as they resume ceremonial duties.
Families of Army Reservists beamed with pride despite the cold weather at the Pass Off Parade at Army Training Regiment (Grantham).
The Queen’s Royal Hussars and their Challenger 2 main battle tanks take part in Exercise Tallinn Dawn, a Mission Ready Exercise in Germany ahead of their deployment to Estonia on Operation Cabrit 12.
British Army physio ‘Polar’ Preet has made the furthest unsupported solo Polar ski expedition in history.
As Britain prepares to send tanks to Ukraine in a military boost to the country, the British Army’s transformational industrial and equipment programmes remain at the very core of its vision for the future.
HRH The Earl of Wessex marked the formation of 1st Battalion London Guards at a reception in London’s Cavalry and Guards Club.
The recent British Army recruitment advert “Flood” showed soldiers wading through waist-high water to rescue a mother and baby from a stranded car.
Britain Takes Lead Role In Enhanced Forward Presence
The Army is currently deployed in over 80 countries around the world. Deployments vary in strength from single military advisors to full operational deployments.Baltics
Our Serving Troops
The British Army comprises of 112,000 experienced, committed and highly skilled Regular and Reserve soldiers.