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Home Visitor: Northampton

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Ongoing
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Northampton

With a long family history in the military, our veteran was destined to join the RAF and is full of interesting tales of his service! He then went on to a very different second career as a chef & hotelier, spending time in Italy, San Francisco, N…

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Home Visitor: Mildenhall, Suffolk

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Mildenhall, Suffolk

We are looking for a volunteer to visit our Royal Artillery veteran who served as a Gunner in Palestine. Now in his 90s, he is a great dog lover, a keen Tottenham Hotspur FC supporter and enjoys listening to Queen and Neil Diamond! Having recently lo…

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Home Visitor: Brandon, Suffolk

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Brandon, Suffolk

We are looking for a volunteer to visit our Brandon-based veteran who served in the Women's Royal Navy Service as an Air Mechanic. Now in her mid-80s, our veteran is very intelligent and likes to keep mentally stimulated. At the moment she is studyin…

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Home Visitor: Tiptree, Colchester

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Tiptree, Colchester

We are looking for a male volunteer to visit our Army veteran based in Tiptree who served with the 27th Lancers Regiment in Italy and the Middle East. Now in his mid-90s, he loves talking to people and enjoys Country & Western music. He is a soci…

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Home Visitor: Lakenheath, Suffolk

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Lakenheath, Suffolk

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our yoga loving veteran in Lakenheath. After serving with the RAF in Singapore and Hong Kong as an instrument mechanic, our veteran moved back to the UK and taught yoga for 10 years. Now in his late 80…

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Archery & Stamp Collecting Companion: Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, Essex

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, Essex

Our RAF veteran has two very different hobbies: stamp collecting and archery! He attends archery club every Monday evening and would benefit hugely from a volunteer who could accompany him to the club. He would also love someone with a good sense of …

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Home Visitor: Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Chelmsford, Essex

Our Royal Navy veteran had an interesting time serving on Hunt and Battle Class Destroyers in the North Sea, South East Asia, Colombo and the Isle of Man. He used to enjoy photography, but since losing his sight has been operating his own online radi…

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Arts & Crafts Companion: Piddington, Northamptonshire

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Piddington, Northamptonshire

A recent visit to our Brighton centre has inspired our Royal Military Police veteran to get creative! He would like a volunteer to visit him in his home to provide company and help him with his arts & crafts. At the moment he particularly enjoys …

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Home Visitor: Felixstowe, Suffolk

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Felixstowe, Suffolk

Our veteran has had a fascinating life, having served with the Indian and British Armies before embarking on a second career in vehicle sales which saw him working in Africa, USA, Australia and Europe. Now based in Felixstowe, he would like a reliabl…

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Home Visitor: Frinton-on-Sea, Essex

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Frinton-on-Sea, Essex

Our Royal Engineers veteran had a fascinating career in the military, fighting in the Normandy invasion through France, Belgium, Holland and Germany. Before losing his sight he enjoy fishing and yoga; now in his 90s, he spends his time listening to t…

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Home Visitor: Evesham, Worcestershire

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Evesham, Worcestershire

We are looking for a warm and patient volunteer to visit our World War II Royal Navy veteran in Evesham. Now in his 90s, he is very independent and loves to garden. He does struggle to hear, but if you are patient and fancy a trip to the garden centr…

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Home Visitor: Cambridge

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Cambridge

At 49, our Cambridge based veteran is one of our younger beneficiaries, but has interesting tales of his service with the Coldstream Guards in Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Brunei, Kuwait, Kenya and London. Since losing his sight, he has felt isolated, so…

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