SASRA News & Events - Soldiers' & Airmen's Scripture Readers Association

  • Published 26 Apr 2016

    From the Archives: WITH GOD

    The patterns of life in Great Britain are rapidly changing. Politics, economics, education, social and religious structures, moral standards, civil responsibility: all are in a state of flux.

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  • Published 1 Apr 2016

    New SASRA Iiterature coming soon!

    ‘I had lunched and said goodbye to my wife and three girls and started off to the Railway Station. The platform was crowded with Officers and soldiers going to the Front. Here I met one of my brother Readers, Mr Gordon Howard, late Rifle Brigade, with whom I was to travel. Punctually at 1 p.m.

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  • Published 16 Mar 2016

    From the Archives: WORDS

    Words are the stock-in-trade of us all. We use them so regularly that we scarce give time to consider their real significance. The following thoughts are drawn from the wise counsel of the Book of Proverbs.

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  • Published 8 Mar 2016

    Meg Atkinson looks to add another Nijmegen to her impressive list

    The Nijmegen March - a test of fitness and endurance spanning over 4 days, covering 30, 40 or 50km per day is celebrating its 100th March this year. For members of the military, participants are expected to complete this with a minimum of a 10kg backpack on top of the march.

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  • Published 29 Feb 2016

    Serving the Armed Forces in Afghanistan

    In August 2015 The Royal Highland Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland left Glencorse barracks in Edinburgh to begin an eight month deployment to Kabul. For many of us, it was a familiar journey back to Afghanistan where the British army has been operating since 2004.

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  • Published 25 Feb 2016

    HM The Queen turns 90

    As this year marks Her Majesty the Queen's 90th Birthday, we are delighted to be working with The Online Book Company who have provided a wonderful Online Book for people from all around the world to wish The Queen a very Happy 90th Birthday.

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