By David Hanson MP / Latest News / / 0 Comments

This week I met with the Royal British Legion to pledge my support for the ‘Count them in’ campaign. This campaign is being run because the Royal British Legion maintains that statutory and voluntary service providers are currently unable to fully meet the needs of the Armed Forces community as there is limited and patchy data available concerning their profile, needs and location.

This is disappointing given both the commitments that have been made by the UK Government in respect of honouring the Armed Forces Covenant, and the fact that the last census left us knowing more about the UK’s ‘Jedi Knight’ population than about those who have served their country. Read more “Count Them In Campaign”