Armed Forces Day – 25th June 2016

Posted: 14 June 2016 at 9:06 am

Armed Forces DayArmed Forces Day is a chance to show your support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community. There are many ways for people, communities and organisations across the country to show their support and get involved, from attending an event to throwing a party or local event.


Armed Forces Day celebrations begin on Monday 20th June, when the Armed Forces Day flag is raised on buildings and famous landmarks around the country.


The National event will be held at Cleethorpes in North East Lincolnshire and local events will be taking place across the country. Search or add your local event here.


#SaluteOurForces is a simple way for anyone to pay tribute to the British Armed Forces community for their hard work, dedication and efforts to keep us safe in the UK and across the globe. To join in, tweet a video or picture of yourself or your friends and colleagues saluting! Tweet @ArmedForcesDay using #SaluteOurForces. Comment on their Facebook page or email them at