This year marks 75 years since Operation Market Garden, the largest ever airborne mission. Although ultimately a failure, General Montgomery's plan became known as a 'glorious defeat' and showed the bravery, tenacity and determination of the British Armed Forces.
A young mum of two from Lincolnshire has recently embarked on a fitness-focused fundraising challenge in order to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund
To mark the 75th anniversary of the biggest airborne assault ever mounted, Operation Market Garden, RAF Benevolent Fund Ambassador Rob Bugden explains why he is in awe of one of the Second World War's most infamous missions.
Seventy-five years ago today thousands of troops began to be dropped behind enemy lines during the Second World War in one of its largest airborne assaults. Operation Market Garden aimed to bring eight bridges under the control of the Allied Forces. The plan failed, leaving its mastermind General Montgomery to rebrand it as a 'glorious defeat'.
To mark the 79th anniversary of the Battle of Britain and Battle of Britain Day, 97-year-old Second World War veteran George Dunn took to the skies above England once more, to fly in a Spitfire.
RAF Benevolent Fund marks Battle of Britain Day by asking public to help find 100,000 RAF veterans in urgent need of support
Today, known as Battle of Britain Day, marks the 79th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, and is an opportunity for us to remember 'The Few' who defended our skies from July to October 1940.
Nine serving military personnel set off to cycle 800km from the NATO Joint Force Command Headquarters in Brunssum, the Netherlands to the NATO School in Oberammergau, southern Germany.
On Sunday 8 September, Group Captain Shaun Harris, Station Commander at RAF High Wycombe, took part in the Great North Run with his wife Marie to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund, the RAF's leading welfare charity.
Former Strictly Come Dancing head judge and professional ballroom dancer, Len Goodman, will be joining the RAF Benevolent Fund in support of this year’s Remember A Charity Week (9th–15th September 2019).
The RAF Benevolent Fund is proud to be supporting three pieces of world class research into the needs of the Armed Forces veteran community.