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Home Visitor: Tiptree, Colchester

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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: Brandon, Suffolk

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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: Camborne, Cornwall

Length of Role
Ongoing
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Camborne, Cornwall

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our sociable veteran in Camborne. Having served in the Army Catering Corps as part of his National Service, our veteran was discharged as Chief Cook! Now in his late 80s, our veteran would really benef…

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Home Visitor: Southampton, Hampshire

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Southampton, Hampshire

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our veteran based in Southampton. Having served with the RAF as an armourer and bomb disposal expert, he then went on to a very different second career with Warner Pathe Films before joining the police…

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Home Visitor: Patchway, Bristol

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Ongoing
Location
Patchway, Bristol

We are looking for a volunteer to visit our Royal Pioneer Corps veteran in Patchway. Now in his 90s, spends most of his time listening to the radio. He has limited friends and family in his area and would love to meet new people for friendship and co…

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Home Visitor: Weymouth, Dorset

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Ongoing
Location
Weymouth, Dorset

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our Weymouth-based veteran who had a fascinating military career serving with the Home Guard and Secret Service! Now in his 90s, he enjoys his garden and getting out for little walks. He has a great se…

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Archery Companion: Newport, Gwent (no archery experience required!)

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Newport, Gwent

We are looking for a volunteer to support one of our blind archers! Having joined the Royal Engineers straight after school, our veteran went on to serve in Northern Ireland, the Falkland Islands and Germany until he was discharged as a Corporal. Mar…

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Outings Companion: Midsomer Norton/Radstock

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Ongoing
Location
Midsomer Norton/Radstock, Somerset

We are looking for a volunteer to help our RAF veteran get out and about in his local area. Having joined the RAF as part of National Service in 1954, he was discharged as a Junior Technician in 1956. Now in his 80s and sadly a widower, our veteran l…

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Home Visitor: Stourbridge, West Midlands

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Ongoing
Location
Stourbridge, West Midlands

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our RAF veteran based in Stourbridge. Having joined the RAF straight after school aged 18, our veteran had an interesting military career, serving in Egypt and the UK as a wireless mechanic. Prior to l…

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Walking Companion: Bath

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Ongoing
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Walking Companion: Bath

We are looking for a walking partner for our active veteran based in Bath. Having served in the Territorial Army Royal Signals, our veteran then went on to live in Scotland where he would walk 5-15 miles per day! Since moving to Bath 1 year ago, he h…

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Family Tree Researcher: Pickering, North Yorkshire

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Pickering, North Yorkshire

Our Women’s Royal Air Force veteran has been researching her family tree but has come up against a stump!  She has found out lots of interesting facts about her family but her health and eye sight mean that she now needs a little help. We would like …

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Home Visitor: Prestatyn, Clwyd

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Ongoing
Location
Prestatyn, Clwyd

Our veteran served with the Army Air Corps and had an interesting time working with Scout and Sioux helicopters and beaver aircraft. Before losing his sight, he enjoyed swimming, wine and beer making and was a musician; he still enjoys playing his in…

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