Sunday, 30 April 2017

Subscribe to the RAF FF eBULLETIN - today!

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April 2017 - TAAC Newsletter

Introduction of 'Clean Air' Stickers in some of Frances Major Cities

If you are visiting any major city in France you will now need a 'clean air' sticker (a bit like the zones one for the London​).

Big White Wall - Stress Awareness Month

Life after service can be daunting - don't let it #stress you out, join @BigWhiteWall1. #stressless


Saturday, 29 April 2017

General election June 8th 2017 - Voter Registration

For information please click here

Anglican Worship at SHAPE

Following an initial reordering of Anglican worship at SHAPE there has been demand for a second Sunday service each month, in order to test the viability of a second Sunday service I have programmed an additional service in April, May and June 2017 to be reviewed accordingly.

My Body Safety Rules

Army Welfare Service - HIVE Information Support For Military Personnel And Families

Don't Forget.......Your HIVE can help you by finding answers to questions about many aspects of living within a military community and has useful information to help with relocating including how to apply for Service Families Accommodation, Schools, Finding Doctors and Dentists and much more. In addition, your HIVE always has up to date information about your military community and the local area.

CIVVY Street Magazine - Latest Edition

To read online please click here.

Friday, 28 April 2017

New Speeding Fines come into effect in the UK from 24th April 2017

For more information please click here.

SCHOOL SUPPORT ASSISTANT The closing date for applications is 1200 hrs Thursday 11 May

There is a vacancy for a School Support Assistant (SSA). The job is a permanent 15 hours per week appointment and becomes available on Tuesday 22 August 2017.


There is a vacancy for a Learning Support Assistant (LSA) in the school. The job is a permanent 18.5 hours per week appointment and is available from Monday 21 August 2017.

ICT TECHNICIAN AND LSA The closing date for applications is Thursday 11 May

There is a vacancy for an Information Communication Technology Technician and Learning Support Assistant (ICT LSA) in the school.

SCHOOL VACANCIES: SCHOOL BUSINESS MANAGER -The closing date for applications is 1200 hrs Thursday 11 May

The position of School Business Manager becomes vacant beginning of July 2017.

Lifetime ISA

For further information visit

Friday & Saturday Offer at Union Jack Club

Prescription Charge Increase of 20p effective immediately

Germany Simply Inspiring E-Brochures

Visiting Germany? Click here to find downloadable tourist information.

Thursday, 27 April 2017


Unfortunately there will be no coffee shop this week due to the EJSU conference.


Please contact Jeanne on 7269 for more information.


For those of you that attended the 99 Not Out event you will be aware that a small memento was received by all in the form of a slate coaster.

DIO Repair Help desk will close today (Thurs 27 Apr)

Please be advised that the DIO Repair Helpdesk will close today (Thurs 27 Apr) at 1230hrs. The Help desk will re-open for business as usual at 0830hrs on Fri 28 Apr.

Faulty card machine

Please be aware that we have been informed that the cash point (ATM) adjacent to the RIS is currently faulty. It is apparently retaining customers cards and not dispensing cash.

INtouch and Imail service to replace E-Bluey goes Live.

New FREE contact service to replace the E-Bluey system is now live, for further information please click here.

Primary Care Survey

Please click here for the survey. 

Pathfinder April 2017

To read online click here.

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

HR Hub Europe & EECAD Job Vacancy The closing date for applications is 7th May 2017.

Head Butler (Maitre d'Hotel) A2 for Brussels

Big White Wall - Stress Awareness Month

#Deployment causes #stress for all. Your family have 24/7 #mentalhealth support with @BigWhiteWall1. #stressless

Quest Magazine - April 2017 edition

To read online please click here

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NEW Food Truck at B3's (Events Centre)

On Wednesdays (starting Wednesday 27 April), the famous CHURROS Alvarez Food Truck will be offering sweet & delicious Churros and will be located right next the GREEK FOOD Truck.
Looks like you have two options:
1. Afternoon Churros for snack
2. Churros for dessert after a tasty Greek meal!

London Eye Offer from Union Jack Club

Returning to the UK Royal Navy (HIVE): Welfare Information Support Teams

Welfare Information Support

JSHAO Housing Brief

Monday, 24 April 2017

SHAPE Newcomers' Briefings 2017

Travelling to Paris 24th April

There are no restrictions on travel to Paris this weekend following yesterday’s terror attack on the Champs Elysees. If you are planning on travelling to Paris please ensure the following:

VACANCY: EXTENDED DAY CARE KEYWORKERS - closing date for applications is Monday 8 May

There are 3 vacancies for Extended Day Care (EDC) Keyworkers in the school. All posts are permanent and for 30 hours per week. They become available on Monday 28 August 2017.

Sunday, 23 April 2017

Seasick Steve is coming to Bochum

Big White Wall - Stress Awareness Month

Don't bottle it up. Relieve the #stress & manage your #emotionalhealth with @BigWhiteWall1. #stressless

Royal Band of Guides - Mons

Friday, 21 April 2017

Sunday 23 Apr 17 – English Church services in the SHAPE Chapel

0900 - Roman Catholic Mass0915 - Church of England Holy Communion1030 - Protestant Morning Service


Prescription Charge Increase of 20p effective immediately

Hallerbos – ‘The Blue Forest’ Last week in April

Hallerbos – ‘The Blue Forest’ – is the most important and most extensive forest area between Zenne and Zoniën.

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Broadband providers drop cancellation fees for Armed Forces personnel

Defence Minister Mark Lancaster has announced that Armed Forces personnel will no longer have to face cancellation fees for their broadband and media packages when posted overseas or to another part of the UK.

Easy Resettlement Magazine Spring Edition 2017

To read online click here.

Useful website City plug

This maybe a useful website for looking for amenities and things to do around Belgium.
City Plug

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

Quiz Night 19th April

Veterans UK customer Satisfaction Survey 2017 closes 21st April 2017

Survey is for all service personnel​, dependants and veterans.
To complete the survey please click the here.

Monday, 17 April 2017

Forces In Mind Trust

Forces families who are transitioning to civilian life are to benefit from extra support thanks to a grant from the Forces in Mind Trust.

Check your National Insurance record online

You can check your National Insurance record online to see:

Sunday, 16 April 2017

Reminder Quiz Night 19th April

Big White Wall - Stress Awareness Month

Prepping for #deployment is #stressful. @BigWhiteWall1 can provide free anonymous support, 24/7. #stressless

Spanish Feria 6th May

SAHS - Bingo Nights

SHAPE Ladies Football

Click here.

Saturday, 15 April 2017