Thursday, 28 September 2017

The British Forces Germany (BFG) Legacy Project

Legacy Project - The Lived Experience
The BFG Legacy Project is beginning – and you can be a part of it. By the time the last units in 20 Armoured Brigade leave Sennelager in 2019, British Forces will have been stationed in Germany for nearly 80 years. To mark this lengthy period of overseas deployment, HQ BFG is producing a book: British Forces in Germany – The Lived Experience.
Further information can be found HERE

eMagazines - Browse the Library's range of magazines for Free

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Further details can be found HERE

Halloween Safety Tips for Trick or Treating

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Chester Football Club - Player Development Centre 2017/2018 Programme

Helping young footballers to reach their potential, the Chester FC Player Development Centres offers advanced training with professional coaches in a positive environment.
Further details can be found HERE

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

North Wales Police - Recruitment for Police Staff

Police Staff Careers

From fingerprinting to finance, control room to custody, police staff are an essential part of Team NWP. 

With a huge range of roles across the Force, you can pursue an exciting career whatever your chosen field. 

Current vacancies include: Fiancial Control Accountant, Communications Operator, Go Safe Camera Enforcement Officer, Fleet Technician Apprentice and others.  
See HERE for further details or to apply

SSAFA - Something on Your Mind - Contact Forcesline

Forcesline is a free and confidential telephone helpline and email service that provides support for serving and ex-service men and women and reserves from the Armed Forces and for their families. As an independent charity, SSAFA is not part of the military chain of command.

Our team are here to listen and not to judge. We can give you factual information and 'signpost' ways forward to assist you.

We can also speak with you in confidence if you, or someone you know, are absent without leave (AWOL).

Further information can be found HERE

National Trust Erddig, Wrexham - Apple Harvest - October 2017

Elevated view from the east of Erddig house and garden
Throughout the month there will be an apple display, trail, cider press demonstrations, with opportunities to taste - and buy - the fruits of our labour, apple talks and walks. Each week the programme has a different theme; it's history and learning first; week two is set to get the creative juices flowing with art, live music and poetry; week three the taste buds tingling with cookery demonstrations; and four is health and wellbeing, after all an apple a day keeps the doctor away!
Further details can be found HERE

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Cheshire Change Hub - Quit Smoking, Lose Weight, Exercise Safely

Cheshire Change Hub is your new, local health and wellbeing service. It’s here to offer you the support you need to live a healthier, happier life.
Whether you want to quit smoking, lose weight, get more physically active or exercise safely around a special medical condition, you can access all the help and support you need through the Cheshire Change Hub.
The Cheshire Change Hubs actually has three services available to you if you are looking to lose weight. If your BMI is between 25 & 34.9 kg/m2 you are eligible for a FREE 12 week programme with your local Slimming World.
Click HERE for full details

Ellesmere Port Rugby Foot Club - Calling Years 1, 2 and 3

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Karate - Thursdays 6-8pm - Upton-by-Chester High School

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Pathfinder Resettlement Magazine - September 2017

Copies available at the HIVE
read the on-line version HERE

Monday, 25 September 2017

Information About the MOD Future Accommodation Model (FAM)

Click HERE to see the full information sheet

Chester FC - Wildcats - Girls Football (ages 5-11) - Saturdays 10am-11am - Talbot Way, Chester

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Football Camp - 30th, 31st October and 1st November 2017

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Baby & Children's Market - West Cheshire & South Wirral - Queens Park High School - 22nd October 2017

Further details can be found HERE

Employment Vacancies - Tesco Stores - Ellesmere Port and Flintshire

Tesco's have vacancies for:

Customer Assistants and
Customer Delivery Drivers

in the Ellesmere Port and Flintshire areas

Click HERE for further information or to apply
(You will need to type Chester into location)

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Joint Service Civilian Housing Brief - Imphal Barracks York - 9th November 2017

There will be  a JSHAO  Civilian Housing Brief taking place at Imphal Bks on Tuesday 9th November 2017.  Timing to be confirmed.

If you would like to book to attend this brief please contact Susan Wilson at York HIVE on 01904 676134 or 01904 499267 or e-mail at

GO SOBER for October and Raise Money for Macmillan Cancer Support

For more information please go to the website by using the following link:

Tots Love Music at United Reformed Church, Upton Mondays 1-2pm and 2-3pm

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Civil Nuclear Police - Recruitment Vacancies

We are a police force like no other, offering a variety of Police Officer and support roles at all levels. By protecting nuclear materials on site and in transit, we play a vital role in national security.
To find out further details, 
or to 
see a list of employment vacancies, please click HERE

ER Magazine - Autumn 2017

Copies available at the HIVE
or read the on-line version

DIO - Service Families Accommodation Compensation Scheme

Netflix Email Scam Warming

There is a bogus Netflix email doing the rounds that's designed to snatch your bank details.

Click HERE for further details 

MisFit Mama's Buggy Fitness - Countess of Chester Country Park - Starting Thursday 21st September 2017 (for 8 weeks)

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Starting Thursday 21st Sept - 16th Nov (8 weeks not including half term on 26th Oct)

Time: 9.45am - 10.45am

This is a fun and sociable class Involving power walking, hill walking, jogging (if appropriate for you) and resistance exercises using body weight or bands en route or using mini circuits. This class help burn calories & tone muscles weakend through pregnancy whilst enjoying the benefits and endorphins that exercising in the great outdoors brings. 

Exercises are carefully selected for the postnatal mum with lots of "pelvic floor safe" options. This is not a bootcamp class and we don't jog with prams so any pram is suitable. We aim to keep the pram moving as much as possible to keep babies happy too!

Further details and tickets can be found HERE

Moo Music for children aged 0-5 - Upton Westleas School - October & November

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Monday, 18 September 2017

Royal British Legion - LifeWorks for Families Programme - 2017-2018

RBLI have provided a current list of Lifeworks for Families courses taking place in 2017/2018.
Background.  As part of the New Employment Model's (NEM) Partner Employment Project (PEP), the MOD has been supporting the Lifeworks Families programme for spouses and civil partners of Service Personnel.

1.         The courses are run by Royal British Legion Industries (RBLI).

2.         The courses are FREE to all spouses and partners of any serving (or recently discharged) member of the Armed Forces, including Reserves.

3.         The Lifeworks Families course provides expert advice and guidance by developing key skills such as CV writing, job searching, interview techniques, aptitude awareness, managing change, motivation and building confidence. Attendees are supported and helped to identify personal strengths and career goals in order to gain future employment.

4.         RBLI have an excellent website specifically for Lifeworks Families It has details of what the course involves, when courses are taking place and information about extra support RBLI can offer.

Friday, 15 September 2017

Defence Discount Service - 10% off at River Island

Defence Discount Service is the only official Ministry of Defence discount service for the Armed Forces, Veterans and Defence Community.
Click HERE to sign up for your Defence Discount Card

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

G4S Recruitment - Employment Vacancies

G4S has current vacancies in the Chester area for:  Cleaning Operatives and Security Officers.

For further details, please click HERE

Blacon job Fair, The Parade Enterprise Centre, Blacon - Thursday 19th October 2017

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Are you job hunting, looking to get on the career ladder or been out of work for a while? Come along to the Blacon jobs fair. We'll have lots of career opportunities on offer, including apprenticeships, training, job vacancies, volunteering, as well as income and debt advice. If you need more info, please call Glen on 01244 305518 or email
Further information can be found HERE

Wales Rally GB 26th-29th October 2017

Dayinsure Wales Rally GB
The eagerly-anticipated route for the 2017 Dayinsure Wales Rally GB (26-29 October) has been announced and advance tickets are now on sale!
The Dayinsure Wales Rally GB is a stage rally motor sport event and forms part of the World Rally Championship. The event will take place over three days of competition and each day will be divided into a number of 'Special Stages' which are when the drivers race against the clock for the fastest time. For the rest of the event, they will have to follow a pre-set schedule on normal public roads to get them to the next check point on time.
For further details or to purchase tickets please click HERE

Monday, 11 September 2017

Tickets for Troops - Track World Cup - National Cycling Centre, Manchester 10th & 12th November 2017

World Cup Cycling returns to Manchester 10-12 November 2017

Tickets for Troops provides free tickets to members of the Armed Forces for a variety of sporting, musical and cultural events.

To register/login or to find out further information,
please click HERE