16/11/20- 115 added to Soldier A-Z Petition

Dennis Hutchings has asked for a petition to be raised that requires the Government to stop the prosecution of Operation Banner Veterans for alleged offences during the Northern Ireland “Troubles” (1969-2007). Declaration applying to this petition: “I declare my support for ending the prosecution of veterans of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces over alleged offences connected… Read More 16/11/20- 115 added to Soldier A-Z Petition

15/11/20- 284 added to Soldier A-Z Petition

Dennis Hutchings has asked for a petition to be raised that requires the Government to stop the prosecution of Operation Banner Veterans for alleged offences during the Northern Ireland “Troubles” (1969-2007). Declaration applying to this petition: “I declare my support for ending the prosecution of veterans of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces over alleged offences connected… Read More 15/11/20- 284 added to Soldier A-Z Petition

Service Context for Soldiers A-Z: OP BANNER

Operation Banner, 1969-2007, was the British Army’s support to the UK Government during the inter-community violence and terrorism in Northern Ireland (NI). Known as the Troubles, the conflict began in 1969 and it became the British Army’s longest running operation. Although it was essentially a land forces operation, the Royal Navy and Royal Airforce provided… Read More Service Context for Soldiers A-Z: OP BANNER