A trainee soldier tried to stab a fellow trainee in the head after an alleged bullying incident in their dormitory, a court martial heard.Read the full story ›
Corporal Josh Hoole died after a training exercise in the Brecon area of Wales on the hottest day of the year earlier this month.
He was laid to rest earlier near his family home in Dumfries and Galloway, as Hannah McNulty reports:
Mourners have lined Ecclefechan's high street to pay their respects to a Dumfries and Galloway soldier who died last week.
Corporal Josh Hoole served in The Rifles Regiment and died after a two hour march in the Brecon Beacons on what was the hottest day of the year. Local residents lined the route of the hearse, through Corporal Hoole's home village, on its way to his funeral service in Dumfries.
Corporal Josh Hoole was on pre-course training for the Platoon Sergeants' Battle Course when he collapsed during a training run Wales.Read the full story ›
Corporal Josh Hoole died in Wales last week after a two-hour march with the Rifles Regiment, on what was the hottest day of the year.Read the full story ›
The event at Catterick Garrison schools aims to offer an educational day for service children and their friends.Read the full story ›
A photo gallery as soldiers from a regiment based at Catterick Garrison in North Yorks conduct the final Afghan medal presentation parade.Read the full story ›
Soldiers from a regiment based at Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire are conducting the final Afghan medal presentation parade in Richmond Castle.
The medal parade marks the end of Operation Herrick in Helmand province in Afghanistan.
The 46 medals are being presented for service during Op Herrick in May – November 2014.
Army medics trained at Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire have left the country to join British efforts in fighting the Ebola outbreak.
They will man the Ebola Training Academy in Sierra Leone, which will supply five treatment centres currently being built by the UK.
International Development Secretary Justine Greening said it was vitally important for the UK to support countries in western Africa to defeat Ebola to prevent further loss of life and ensure it does not spread into the UK.
Speaking as she set off for Sierra Leone with around 100 RAF medics being sent to build a training academy and field hospital she said:
"If we don't combat Ebola it will take many more lives, but also it can pose a risk to the UK".