We are pleased to confirm that the situation with our collection tubs in Northern Ireland has been brought under control. Herbie Walker has now taken charge of the situation and the donations will be handled as per Soldier A to Z Fund rules. As with many things these days, Covid has had an impact on… Read More N.I. YELLOW COLLECTION TUBS.
PLEASE SHARE TO ALL YOU KNOW Well be are about to enter 2021. A monumental year for the disgrace of courageous British Soldiers being prosecuted for doing their duty in Northern Ireland (NI) during OP BANNER 1969-2007. The prosecutions begin early in the new year, preliminary hearings have occurred in most cases. The potential for… Read More 2021 is to be a monumental year of disgrace…
Fund member David Calder has provided the Fund with the contents of Tub 28, a nice total of £30.60. This is the second emptying of Tub 28 which is kept at Riddlesden Post Office, Keighley. The staff have now requested another collection tub as they have two Post Office Counters. So many thanks to Mr… Read More Riddlesden Post Office – Supporting Soldiers A to Z.
To raise awareness of the plight of the Soldiers A to Z in Ulster. As requested by Dennis Hutchings. Click this link to buy your flag. If you do not have a PayPal account you can pay with your bank or credit card. Thank you. [ These Flags are purchased through direct donations to the… Read More A to Z Flag – N.I. Version – £15.oo (inc p&p)
Personally I am not the best when it comes to asking for Donations but when it comes to raising funds to help all those affected by the Prosecutions of NI Veterans whilst serving on ‘Op Banner’ it was a ‘no brainer’ ! I often imagine myself in their situation and think how reassuring it would… Read More Not just a letter to us…
Sorry if my posts seem directed only to those who served on ‘ Op Banner ‘ as I am very aware of the massive support from Vet’s who never went to NI along with other group members who have done so much for the campaign. This has been a long battle seeking justice and support… Read More We looked after each other then….
As Remembrance Day approaches there is pressure on all to donate to one or other cause which we fully understand . Whilst I will continue to make a small donation to the Royal British Legion, as I collect my Poppy I will concentrate on funding this group as it is imperative that we accrue sufficient… Read More A Veteran on funding Soldiers A to Z.
Fund member Ian Thompson raised £68.44 with Tub 13, that he had placed at the Rock Public House in Carlisle. Ian has also carried out solo pickets for Soldiers A to Z in Carlisle and has featured in his local newspaper to highlight the plight of Op Banner Veterans. Despite the Coronavirus The Rock pub… Read More Ian Thompson collects £68.44 in Carlisle.
He is the most high profile Soldier A to Z and he has full access to every aspect of the Funds activities and decision making including Management Committee meetings. His approval, as a Soldier A to Z, for the Fund and it’s objectives means the world to us as we strive to prepare for this… Read More Dennis Hutchings has been with the Soldier A to Z Fund from the beginning
Today Scotland’s First Minister received an “I support Soldier A to Z” ribbon with bow. Let’s hope it helps her think of the A-Zs. We can only hope that she recognises the important role that Scottish Servicemen and Servicewomen played in Standing up to Irish Republican Terrorism. The yellow ribbon, a great way to highlight… Read More Tie a yellow ribbon for everyone to see…