Saturday, 19 August 2017

Friday, 18 August 2017

Latest Edition of What Next? Resettlement Magazine now available online

​The second edition of What Next? for 2017 is now available,​ to view online please click here

Kaleidoscope Cinema - Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

Are you Posted to the UK and need to apply for SFA?

Are you posted back to the UK and need to apply for a Service Families Accommodation​​​ then visit the Carillion Amey website for a step by step guide on applying for a quarter, the move in process and any maintenance queries.

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Kaleidoscope Cinema - The Hitman's Bodyguard

JSHAO Housing Brief

Gartenschaupark Rietberg

The Gartenschaupark site covers an area of ​​about 40 hectares at 3.5 kilometers north-south-length and stretches from the south of the city, from the Johanneskapelle to the historic city center and along the nature reserve "Rietberger Emsniederungen" to the district of Neuenkirchen.
The park is a paradise for flower lovers and families, for young and old - simply for everyone. In particular the many playing grounds and participation in the entire park are a regular visitor attraction for families.

The high rope climbing garden in the Gartenschaupark is one of the largest rope gardens, as it has a lot to offer with 13 m height and 7 differently difficult courses.
Great games such as chess, mill, table tennis and much more in the former pattern gardens.
The upper and lower lake with beach flair, original "Sylt beach baskets" and extensive sand-mud area.
The water play area at the Sennebachstrand with pirate ship as a great play and leisure opportunity. And so much more!
For more information sucha as prices and opening times Click Here

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Barker and Mansergh Barracks Medical Centre IT Disruptions

FAB Camps - Families' Activity Breaks

Families' Activity Breaks (FAB) is a non-public funded, tri-Service charitable initiative, providing fun and challenging activity camps around the UK for bereaved Military families.

If your child is aged up to 19 years old and has suffered the loss of a loved one who was serving in the Armed Forces, then you may be eligible for a FAB camp. The holidays offer an adventure for all the family and a welcome break to meet and socialise with others who have experienced a similar loss. A loved one can mean a parent, a step-parent, or a child's legal guardian, carer or sibling.

For more information please Click Here

Tier Park Bad Pyrmont

This lovely park is located in Bad Pyrmont, 56 minutes away from Paderborn and has a great variety of animals. There is a feeding time for the little ones to create a new experience! It also has a remodeled play ground with a huge bouncy cushion for young and old, there is a rhino in a crate, which allows the digestive system to be explored, a sandbike system and a roller-play wall.

In addition to attractions such as mini farm, petting zoo, Budgerigars and Bennet Kangaroos, there are many other possibilities in the Tierpark Bad Pyrmont to reach very close to larger animals such as zebras, tramplers, berberoes and even lions and leopards.

For opening times and prices please vitis their website by Clicking Here

AFF Suppoting Army Families

Monday, 14 August 2017

Sunday, 13 August 2017

Job Vacancies for Dependants

For dependants employment vacancie Click Here

Hameln Pflasterfest

From 25-27 aug Hameln’s old town will be transformed into a city of party.85 bands on six stages and toe DJ areas will entertain more than 100,000 expected visitors!
Some of the bands may not be household names but nevertheless a guarantee for a fantastic night out!
Max the Dino will be will be making an appearance for the younger guests as well as aqua balls, carrousels and lots more. No entrance fee for this event. 
For more information Click Here

Combat Stress 24 Hour Helpline for Armed Forces, Veterans & Families

Saturday, 12 August 2017

AEC Education And Training Course

Hanf-Labyrinth am Lippesee

Why not visit the Hemp Labyrinth on the outskirts of Paderborn? Made from industrial hemp, it covers a large area with 3.6  km of paths and is well worth a visit.  Next to the Labyrinth is a small water play area, mini labyrinth and children's ball pitch.  The pop up cafe sells a variety of drinks and snacks.  

It is open from 1100 -1800hrs every Thursday - Sunday until the end of August.  Take a change of clothes for children! 

The Labyrinth can be found at Sander-Bruch-Str. 73, 33106 Paderborn and visit their website for more information.

SASRA Fellowship Weekend - Church House - 22-24th September 2017

For further information about SASRA please Click Here

Friday, 11 August 2017

AEC Coaching And Mentoring Course

Kaleidoscope Cinema - The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature



1. In overseas locations the MOD provides services (or access to services) that, so far as is reasonably practicable, conform in type, scope and standard to that required by legislation in England (but paying due regard to the equivalent legislation in the Devolved Administrations).

2. The 2006 Childcare Act provided for 15 hours of childcare per week for 38 weeks of the year for 3 and 4 year olds free of charge. In overseas locations the MOD currently delivers this entitlement through places at MOD-provided settings or through access to the MOD Overseas Nursery Allowance.

Distance Learning Centre

Distance Learning Centretd have provided online Access to Higher Education Diplomas, over a number of years, to members of the Armed forces and their families, enabling them to go on to university to study for a degree or gain a recognised qualification to enhance their existing career. For more information Click Here

Paderborn United

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

Barker Library Opening Times

Sennelager Library Opening Times


Volkeswagen Auto Museum

The Volkswagen AutoMuseum is situated near the Volkswagen factory where the latest Volkswagen models are produced. On an exhibition space covering some 5,000 square metres, a total of 130 vehicles provide a fascinating insight into the product history of Volkswagen. Among the main exhibits are many rare concept vehicles, prototypes and one-off models.

The Museum is open Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. till 5 p.m. and is situated in Wolfsburg, just over 2 hours from Paderborn.

Guided tours in English can be arranged, please contact the Museum first.

For more information click here

Patient Wise

Monday, 7 August 2017

Movie Park 30% Discount

Movie Park is offering a 30% discopunt! Make sure you get your Movie Park Germany tickets for the 2017 season: they are currently available at an attractive price of only € 25 per ticket - a discount of over 30% compared to the regular entry price. For more information Click Here

Waldfreibad Gudenhagen - Outdoor Swimming in Natural Surroundings

Fancy an outdoor swimming experience in natural surroundings just one hour away from Paderborn.  Waldfreibad Gudenhagen is a huge swimming pool of c. 6,500 sqm.  It has a separate non-swimmer area as well as an island with children's slide and covered playground.  There are games courts for table-tennis, beach volley ball and basketball and a food kiosk.  

For more information click here

Home Start Volunteers Wanted

SSAFA GSTT CARE Drowning Prevention

Sunday, 6 August 2017

TAAC Newsletter - August 2017

Church House - Strong Bonds Monday 21st August - Friday 25th August 2017

Church House will be running Strong Bonds Summer Activity Break between Mon 21 Aug - Fri 25 Aug 17. Strong Bonds is a US Army chaplaincy initiative which has been adapted for use in the BFG context to foster marriage and family relationships. 

Throughout the week, couples and families will be accommodated at Church House under subsidised rates where they will enjoy our fine catering as well as be able to relax in the beautiful surroundings of L├╝bbecke. Monday evening will be a 'meet the family' session, but on Tuesday and Wednesday evening there will be separate guided activities for couples and children. The children's activities will be supervised by experienced DBS cleared staff and while the children have fun, the parents and couples will enjoy a relaxing evening exploring the meaning of marriage, the languages of love and effective communication with our team of experienced guides.

Up to 15% of Ferry Crossings with Forces Travel

Up to 15% of Ferry Crossings; ​​to find out more click ​here​