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Friday, 30 June 2017

HQ Bielefeld Station Tennis League

Information provided by Capt Davies

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

RAF ENVOY - Summer Edition 2017

To read online please Click here​​

35 Wives' Exercise

Closing date for booking by the 30th June.  Any enquiries please contact the Welfare Team.  

Monday, 26 June 2017

Sparrenmobil in Bielefeld - Running every Saturday and Sunday from April to October

The round trip of the Sparrenmobil starts in the Old Town at Bunnemannplatz. From there it goes to the Sparrenburg River. Then the route leads down to the Kunsthalle and straight up again to the Johannisberg with its climbing garden. Afterwards, it heads to the Bauernhausmuseum. The last stop is the animal park, Olderdissen. There it turns and goes back to the old town. The Sparrenmobil offers space for up to 40 persons on its one-hour tour of Bielefeldplatz.

Wheelchairs and strollers with a width of up to 70 centimeters can be accommodated. In bad weather the train has some side protection from the rain.  Ticket prices are on the website.

Running from 10:00hrs until 18:00hrs every Saturday and Sunday (some Bank holidays)

For further information visit

Friday, 23 June 2017

Puppet Theatre in Tierpark Bielefeld

'Two Flying Boxes Around The World' is a puppet show performing every Saturday starting at 16:00hrs and lasting approximately 45 minutes.  It is held in the beer garden behind the restaurant and is suitable for children from 3 years and admission is free

BA(G) Festival of Sport Wednesday 21st June to Wednesday 12th July 2017

Poster provided by BFGnet

Thursday, 22 June 2017

Paderborn Equestrian Centre - Summer Show 2017, 8th July

Check Your National Insurance Record

You can check your National Insurance record online to see:

You'll need a Government Gateway account to check your National Insurance record online - you'll be able to set one up if you don't have one.Personal tax account - Signing in to the 'Check your National Insurance record' service activates your personal tax account. You can use this to check your HMRC records and manage your other details.START NOW...

Sunday, 18 June 2017

School Bus Registration 2017

Important Aral Fuel Card Information

Your Aral fuel card has an expiry date, for more information click here

Saturday, 17 June 2017

National Careers Service

For further information please Click Here

ISBI Choosing A School Resources Pack 2017

Choosing the right school isn't an easy task but ISBI are here to help, whether is boarding, private or special needs schools. This guide relates to independent or fee-paying schools but other information about education is available. For more information contact the numbers provided above or visit their website.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Army & You Magazine Summer Edition

Click Here to view the online Summer edition of Army & You Magazine.

Thursday, 15 June 2017

New Challenge, New Beginnings Magazine - BFRS

Information on Relocation, Education, Employment from British Forces Resettlement Services.

Please click here to read the magazine online.

BFBS Enhancement to Services across BFG

Sunday, 11 June 2017

Defence Discounts. On the go....

Click here for more information

Holiday Parks in Belgium With Hoseasons

Would you like to do something different this summer? Then come and have a look all these amazing places Holland has to offer. Holiday parks for families or couples, your choice! Click Here for all the locations available to you.

Saturday, 10 June 2017

Class 3 National Insurance Credits

The German Fairytale Route

Everything is as enchanting as a fairy tale on the German FairyTale Route. Please Click Here for further information.

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Army & You Magazine Summer Edition

Click Here to view the online Summer edition of Army & You Magazine.

Sunday, 4 June 2017

RBL - Veterans Hearing Fund

The Veterans Hearing Fund (VHF) provides support to veterans who acquired hearing loss during Service. It is open to those who have a wellbeing need that cannot be met through statutory services (such as the NHS). VHF may fund hearing aids, peripherals or therapies (e.g., lip reading).

For further information please Click Here

Saturday, 3 June 2017

BFG Text

Travel Health Services Entitlement in BFG

Entitlement to Travel Health Services for Non-Duty Travel

The provision of travel health services through BFG medical centres for private travel for BFG based entitled personnel has been changed to align with UK NHS provision and practice. 

For more information click here.

Full details can be viewed in DIN 2017 01-22 accessible on the Defence Intranet.

Thursday, 1 June 2017