All posts by admin_SOTL

  • Darren wins Bowman award

    At the 2012 Awards Darren Swift won the ‘Bowman Award.  Read his story HERE Or watch Darren’s story HERE: We asked Darren for his thoughts on winning and the evening:` I think I was the least military...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Charity strengthens management team

    Its all systems go for ‘The Soldiering on Through Life Trust’ with a further strengthening of their management team. The Charity has announced the appointed Colin Debenham (44) as Trustee.  

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Why we ran our first Soldiering On Awards Event

    Having formed the Soldiering on Awards in 2011, along with the Chairman Wing Commander Tal Lambert MBE and Flight Sergeant Julie Calder RAF (friends from the MOD), were all agreed that the most important issue was to...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Gill’s thoughts and thanks

    I got involved in the beginnings of what became the Soldiering on Through Life trust when one of my friends and now a trustee, Julie Calder asked me if I would help out at a charity auction...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • “it feels like coming home”

    Colin Debenham: What does supporting/attending Soldiering On mean to me? I retired from the Royal Air Force in 1996 after a final, 3 year tour in Main Building.  During this period I was involved in a number...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Soldiering On, SOTLT, Soldiering On Awards, 8 Voices, Park Plaza, 18 April 2015, 18 Apr 15, Cobseo, Lord Astor, Tal Lambert, You Tube, Against All Odds Award, Ali Grant, 2012 Awards
    Against All Odds Award 2012

    At the 2012 Awards Ali won the ‘Against All Odds Award’.  You can read her story HERE: We asked Ali what winning the Award meant to her in her own words. When I was telephoned to say...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Soldiering On, SOTLT, Soldiering On Awards, 8 Voices, Park Plaza, 18 April 2015, 18 Apr 15, Cobseo, Lord Astor, Tal Lambert, Jacqui Thompson
    Making a Difference Award – Jacqui Thompson

    At the 2012 Awards Jacqui won ‘Making a Difference Award’.  You can read her story HERE:  We asked Jacqui for her thoughts on receiving the Awards.

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • TV stars sign up for 2014 awards

    The Charity has this week confirmed that TV golden girl ‘Anne Diamond’ and broadcasting national institution ‘Mike Read’ have both signed up again to host next year’s Awards.  This week it has been announced that the Awards...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • Brideshead rivisted stars support a bears journey of support

    A replica teddy bear that appeared in the 1980’s hit television series ‘Brideshead Revisited’ is back ‘home’ thanks to the kind support of the shows stars Anthony Andrew and Jeremy Irons coupled with the generous giving of...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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  • TRUST CHAIRMAN MADE WING COMMANDER

    It’s celebrations all round for the “Soldiering on Through Life Trust’.  Not only did it host a hugely successful Awards earlier this year but its Chairman Squadron Leader Tal Lambert has been made ‘Wing Commander’ – a...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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