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“A musician is just one of the hundreds of roles the Army offers, all of which give people skills that last a lifetime.” Watch@DaveBarnesUK  talk about how his time in the Army has helped raise thousands of pounds for @NHSuk  #ArmySkills 

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Ahead of the start of their post-lockdown training, Recruits at Infantry Training Centre Catterick, North Yorkshire have returned. Following recent government guidelines, social distancing measures have been incorporated into their drills. #InThisTogether  #StayAlert 

To mark the end of Ramadan and the start of the celebrations of Eid, @167reservechef  had one of their reservist chef’s, WO2 Squadron Sergeant Major Steven Whitby, show how to make some traditional Eid sweet treats called Ma’amoul biscuits. #EidMubarakto  all who are celebrating!

Members of 4 Bn @YORKS_REGT  have been supporting their local community in Settle, North Yorks as part of a Mobile Testing Unit team. In return James and Jasper Wheeler have been receiving the support of their family, a vital element in these difficult times. #InThisTogether 

Traditionally, when officers leave @RMASandhurst  they do so with the flourish of the Sovereign's Parade. This was impossible in April due to #coronavirus , as the new intake start this week why not have a look at the measures taken to stay safe at that very special Spring parade?

#Dunkirk80 80 years ago, the @RoyalNavy  launched Operation Dynamo to evacuate British and Allied troops from Dunkirk, by 4th June over 338,000 soldiers had been rescued. To find out more about this and the battle of France take a look: #WeWillRememberThem 

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Horses from @KingsTroopRHA  and @HCMRegt  who normally perform ceremonial duties have been enjoying a surprise holiday in the fields of Leicestershire. They were sent to stay at @Official_DATRwhen  ceremonial duties were suspended to allow soldiers to support COVID19 tasks.

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Despite the difficult conditions we all face at the moment, the Army family asks you to pause with us to remember 26-year-old Lance Corporal Brodie Gillon as she returns home today. LCpl Gillon was killed last week at Camp Taji in Iraq.

Happy #IndependenceDay  to our American cousins! We may have burnt the White House down (Sorry) and you may not like our tea (Unforgivable), but blood is thicker than water - we are unbreakable ?‍♂️ @USArmy  @USArmyEuropeE @BritishArmyUSA #SpecialRelationshipr #GlobalBritainope

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A Guard of Honour by soldiers from 1st Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment to congratulate @captaintommoore  who has completed a fundraising walk to raise more than £12m for NHS charities! #walkwithtom  #inthistogether 

It’s coming home. The Bands of the Guards Division played a special rendition of Three Lions on the forecourt of Buckingham Palace ahead of England’s World Cup quarter-final showdown with Sweden. #ENGSWE 

Merry Christmas to our troops! Special festive cheer goes out to all those having dinner away from their loved ones.

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Today we honour the selfless commitment and courage of British Sikh soldiers past and present on #SaragarhiDay 

When you go home, tell them of us and say, For your tomorrow, we gave our today. #RemberanceSunday  #LestWeForget 

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