Prince Harry to attend Bastion Service and Memorial unveiling

HARRYHis Royal Highness Prince Harry will attend a Service of Dedication to inaugurate the Bastion Memorial, and remember those who lost their lives during combat operations in… More information

Camp Bastion troops say farewell to memorial wall

BASTIONThe memorial bears the names of all 453 UK personnel who have died on operations in Afghanistan and has been the focus for commemoration and reflection since it was erected. Following the… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Closing Down Camp Bastion

BASTIONBy the end of this year, the UK’s main military base in Afghanistan will have closed. Meet the man who will make it all happen. Interview by Ian Carr. It takes an experienced eye to see it, but Camp Bastion, when viewed from above, is a… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Ferocious sand storm hits Camp Bastion

BASTIONThe air around Camp Bastion is eerily still as a tidal wave of sand and dust approaches from the west. With the sand came a strong cold wind which significantly lowered the temperature and completely blocked out the sun, as well as causing havoc by… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

No 58 Sqn RAF Regt safely back on home soil

58 SQNNumber 58 Squadron, RAF Regiment has returned safely to RAF Leuchars following a successful seven month operational deployment to Camp Bastion as part of the RAF’s contribution to the NATO mission in Afghanistan. Deploying in Oct 13 as… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Every dry detachment needs a pub landlord

LANDLORDAl Murray, aka the Pub Landlord, visited Camp Bastion, he said “It has been an absolute privilege… As a nation we are blessed by having the best military personnel, who show unwavering devotion to our fine country”. Operation LOCK-IN. In what was his… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

Ed Sheeran wows Camp Bastion

EDEd Sheeran has performed two special concerts for hundreds of UK troops in Afghanistan. The singer-songwriter, accompanied by comedian Craig Campbell, travelled with the… More information. If you are using a MOBILE DEVICE please use this link

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