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Preparing For Life After A Military Career

In the run-up to the national Armed Forces Day event in Guildford on Saturday, military personnel have been in the Surrey town to learn...

In the run-up to the national Armed Forces Day event in Guildford on Saturday, military personnel have been in the Surrey town to learn about the possibilities for life after the forces.

X-Forces supports former military personnel and their families to start up businesses by providing them with loans, mentoring and support.

Forces TV were there as they celebrated helping to launch more than 300 start-ups.

This year's Armed Forces Day in Guildford offers fun for all the family. Some of the events include the following:

  • Service in Guildford Cathedral
  • Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Ceremony in Guildford
  • Armed Forces Day parade in Guildford High Street
  • Spectacular show at Stoke Park
  • Live music and entertainment
  • Military displays

HRH The Duke of York will attend the National Event in Guildford to represent Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family.

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