Remembrance

#IRemember: War Reporter Joins Campaign

Forces Network has had a fantastic response to our #IRemember campaign since it launched last week, with viewers, listeners and readers...

Forces Network has had a fantastic response to our #IRemember campaign since it launched last week, with viewers, listeners and readers sharing their tributes on our social media platforms.
 
Among the many wonderful memories to reach us was one from distinguished photojournalist Kate Holt, who has spent time covering British forces in Afghanistan and Iraq for newspapers including the Daily Mail, the Guardian and the Financial Times.
 
Kate recorded a short video remembering her grandfather, who served in the Royal Navy and had quite a story to tell.
 
If you'd like to join our #IRemember campaign in the run-up to Armistice Day you can post brief tributes to relatives or loved ones who served our country, using the #IRemember hashtag on social media.
 
They might have seen action in either World War, they might have served in peacetime, they might have been killed in action or lived a long and happy life after leaving the forces; they might have not have served in uniform but supported the war effort in another way. It's up to you to remember whoever you choose.
 
To take part in #IRemember, you can use our BFBS and Forces News Facebook pages – you can just add your memories in the comments section of our posts.
 
If you want to use Twitter, make sure you use the #IRemember hashtag and tag us in using our @bfbs handle.
 
And if you want to use Instagram, again – use the #IRemember hashtag and tag us in using our forces_tv handle.
 
Do join in with #IRemember – let's make sure we remember those who gave so much.