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Saturday, 17 December 2016

Homes for Veterans - Cheltenham Borough Homes

Cheltenham Borough Homes Ltd

Zika Virus whilst Travelling abroad


Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Domestic Abuse in the Armed Forces Community

Information and guidance for those affected by or dealing with cases of domestic abuse in the armed forces community.

Saturday, 10 December 2016

Friday, 9 December 2016

Thinking of buying your own home?

Click 'here' for more information. 

Friday, 2 December 2016

Foreign & Commonwealth Advisor c/o AFF

Please click 'here' for more information. 

Sunday, 27 November 2016

Service Pupil Premium 2017

This message is for the attention of Regular Forces Service parents based in England.

Saturday, 26 November 2016

Domestic Abuse in the Armed Forces Community.

Information and guidance for those affected by or dealing with cases of domestic abuse in the armed forces community.

Friday, 25 November 2016

Calculate your Armed Forces Pension

You may be eligible for an armed forces pension if you've served in the armed forces.

Friday, 18 November 2016

Thursday, 17 November 2016

Pathfinder Magazine: Nov 2016

To read online please click 'here'

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

Forces Resettlement Guide 2016

To read online click 'here'

Wednesday, 9 November 2016


Personnel in receipt of Home To Duty (HTD) allowance will realise a decrease in their payments to their salary of approx one third with effect 1 Oct 16.

Monday, 7 November 2016

Moving Schools Pack for Service Children

Call into the HIVE for a copy.

Saturday, 5 November 2016

SERFCA Website - Jobs for Reservists and Veterans

The purpose of the SERFCA website is to put reservists, who are seeking employment together with employers who have vacancies to fill and who are 'reservist friendly'.

Friday, 28 October 2016

Thursday, 27 October 2016

Visiting Ghent with children

Looking for something to do over the half term holidays?

Tuesday, 18 October 2016



Thursday, 13 October 2016


12 months ago the MOD ICE App was launched. The app, which has been developed by the Ministry of Defence's Joint Casualty and Compassionate Centre (JCCC), has now been downloaded over 25,000 times by British service personnel and their families since the launch in October 2015.

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Lille city map

Download a copy the Lille city map "here"

Army & You Autumn Giveaways

Monday, 10 October 2016


This park, Lille's largest  and most visited.

Sunday, 9 October 2016

Le Grand Huit

Guided tours of Lille with old Dutch bikes.

Thinking of buying your own home?

Click 'here' for more information. 

Saturday, 8 October 2016

Discover Lille

Discover Lille with different types of City Passes.

Click 'here' for more details.

Friday, 7 October 2016

Forces Help to Buy Scheme Extended

The Secretary of State for Defence today announced the excellent news that the very popular Forces Help To Buy scheme will be extended into 2018.

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

AFF to discover success of working Army spouses and partners

“How do you make work ‘work’ for you?” – that’s what the Army Families Federation (AFF) is asking Forces families this September.

Thursday, 22 September 2016

Pet Grooming Services

Chievres Kennel - Chievres Air Base, Bldg. 20030

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Service Children's Education Advisory Service

Pop in to the HIVE to collect your copy.

Monday, 19 September 2016

Little Troopers - Tri Service Separation Packs

BRAND NEW Tri-service Separation Packs

Saturday, 17 September 2016

Lyme Disease Awareness

Lyme disease is a bacterial infection spread to humans by infected ticks.

Friday, 16 September 2016

Rainy day ideas - Belgium

Here are a couple of rainy day activities:

Keep your children safe online.

Download your free step by step guide to keeping your children safe online here

Thursday, 15 September 2016

Army & You Autumn 2016

Call into the HIVEto Collect your Auntumn Copy.

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Monday, 12 September 2016

Plane saver Credit Union

How we helped a fellow serviceman save £254 on monthly loan repayments.

The Royal British Legion fundraising event raised a whopping €4668 for the Royal British Legion

Thanks to everyone that supported, donated and attended the function; it seems it was enjoyed by all.

Friday, 9 September 2016

Thinking of buying your own home?

Click 'here' for more information. 

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

Discover Wallonia by bike, 45 trails to discover

Free brochure available by email or to view here, this brochure has lots route and maps to follow and information for biking in Wallonia.

Monday, 5 September 2016

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Have you got the MOD ICE app? 20,000 others have.

The MOD ICE (In Case of Emergency) app produced by the Ministry of Defence’s Joint Casualty and Compassionate Centre (JCCC) has now been downloaded 20,000 times by British service personnel and their families since its launch in October 2015.

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Domestic Abuse: Information, Advice and Key Contacts

What is Domestic Abuse?

Vauxhall Zafira Recall Re-advertise

Product Safety Recall (Reference 16-C-050) for Vauxhall Zafira B Vehicles

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

EJSU Social Media On-Line Engagement Policy

Social Media (such as social networking sites, blogs and other internet self-publishing channels)

Transition Information Sheet 7 - Guide to Secure Private Accommodation

Service Leavers - Employment prospects

For more information please click 'here'.

Saturday, 20 August 2016

Dogs on the beach in Belgium

Rules for dogs on the Belgian coast

Friday, 19 August 2016

JumpSky trampolinepark Gent

SHAPE HIVE has had lots of recommendations over the Summer for the Jumpsky Trampoline park in Gent.

Thursday, 18 August 2016

Comic Strip Walk in Brussels

The walk begins at the De Brouckere metro station and takes you through the Place de la Monnaie, where you will find the Belgian Royal Opera House.

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Intensive ECDL Courses for Serving Personnel

The ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence) qualifications are internationally recognised and formalises your ability to use a computer and MS for a variety of tasks.


Relate BFG is seeking a trained Relate Counsellor at EJSU (SHAPE)

Saturday, 13 August 2016

Cycling maps

This website has some great links to different locations for cycling routes and maps.
Please click 'here'

Monday, 8 August 2016

Non-stop travel in North Rhine-Westphalia

Travel an unlimited amount for an entire day with the day ticket for North Rhine-Westphalia

Saturday, 6 August 2016

The SHAPE Seals are looking volunteers

Are you new to Shape? Do you have experience in Swimming Coaching? Can you spare a few hours in the evening?

Wednesday, 3 August 2016

Volunteers needed for the British Community Pop-Up Coffee Shop!

We are looking for some lovely volunteers to offer their time and help run this hugely successful facility.

Monday, 1 August 2016

Pokémon Go - Gaming or suspicious activity?

For further information click Here .......

Friday, 29 July 2016

Returning to the UK, Tax-Free Childcare: 10 things parents should know

Tax-Free Childcare is a new government initiative and due to be slowly rolled out from early 2017, replacing the existing Childcare Voucher Scheme.