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Tuesday, 15 August 2017

The 2017 Families Continuous Attitude Survey (FAMCAS)

The 2017 Families Continuous Attitude Survey (FAMCAS) provides the opportunity for Army spouses/civil partners to express their views about a range of issues that affect their life as a Service family. The evidence provided by these views is a vital source of information that assists the Army in developing future personnel policy.

To support this process, it is important that the collective views of spouses/civil partners of Officers and Soldiers alike are communicated to the wider Army.

A link to the report can be found on the website


Quest Online - August 2017

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BFBS Audience Survey - Participate for a Chance to Win a Samsung Galaxy Tab A6

Have your say.....

Register for the BFBS Audience Satisfaction Survey for the chance to WIN a Samsung Galaxy Tab A6.

The latest BFBS Audience Survey is online now at It’s an opportunity for our viewers and listeners to have their say about Forces Radio BFBS and BFBS TV.

The survey is simple and should take no more than 10 minutes. All registered names will go into the draw for a Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 and a winner will be chosen at random in the first week of October 2017.

Military personnel, entitled civilians, MoD civil servants and dependants can take part to provide feedback and influence future services.

Even if viewers and listeners have completed the survey in the past 12 months they can register again.

Each survey is confidential and will help BFBS to deliver the best radio and TV services for the British Armed Forces.

Register online now at Good Luck!

The Southeast Air Show, Herne Bay - Saturday 19th August 2017

The organisers are delighted to announce that they have been able to secure the Red Arrows, Eurofighter and Battle of Britain Memorial Flight for the third successive year on Saturday 19th August and are aiming to once again bring Herne Bay a day to remember in 2017.

Services Day Thorpe Park - Saturday 4th November 2017

Back by popular demand, Thorpe Park Services Day on Saturday 4th November 2017 10am to 10pm (includes Fright Night from 4pm). Limited ticket availability so early booking is a must, further discounts on hotel stay also available.
For more information please visit the DDS website or app.

Forces Cars Direct - Latest Skoda Deals

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If you are moving, please don't forget to redirect your mail.

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Wednesday, 9 August 2017

The Lexicon in Bracknell is opening at 10:00 hrs on 7th September 2017!

The long awaited revamped town centre in Bracknell will be opening at 10:00 hrs on Thursday 7th September.  There are lots of exciting shops and restaurants opening as well as plenty of job opportunities.  Bracknell is only 15 minutes away by car and is looking great, so do pay a visit and see for yourselves!

In the run up to opening day, there are events for families on Saturdays in Princess Square -

'China' on Saturday 12th August
'Greece' on Saturday 19th August
'and Great Britain' on Saturday 26th August

Click here for more information

Friday, 4 August 2017

Tuesday 8th August - Come and view and vote for the preferred Playpark designs at Deepcut AWS Community Centre

Please see the links below, for the proposed plans.  Please note, that Proludic has separate plans in one file and HAGS has the plans in one pdf to flick through.

Proludic Plans

HAGS Plans

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

PlayRangers, National Playday Saturday 5th August 2017

Come and enjoy free activities at our event:
5 August
1.30pm to 4.30pm
Beech Grove Playground, Pirbright, GU24 0PU.