Surprise prize giving by the RAF to year 4 pupil for a Christmas Art Competition
Jonah Scott - a Year 4 pupil at Wheatcroft Primary School - got the surprise of his life on Monday [29 January] when the RAF visited his school to present him with first prize in the Hertfordshire Armed Forces Covenant Christmas Art Competition, organized by Hertfordshire County Council.
FiMT funding research to improve delivery of the Armed Forces Covenant
Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT) has awarded £174,737 to Shared Intelligence and NatCen, to research how organisations, excluding Local Authorities and Government departments, are delivering pledges under the Armed Forces Covenant in Great Britain.
The Armed Forces Covenant Annual Report for 2017 was laid in parliament today (18 December) and on the same day, the 2,000th signatory of the covenant took place. A record breaking year for the covenant with more employers signing up in a single year than ever before.