Reversing the trend in declining bee abundance on the Training Estate

Reversing the trend in declining bee abundance on the Training Estate

May 20, 2021

20th May marks World Bee Day. In addition to being one of the major pollinators, thus ensuring food and food security, sustainable agriculture and biodiversity, bees significantly contribute to the mitigation of climate change and environmental conservation.

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Queens Speech offers a welcome boost to the  Armed Forces Community

Queens Speech offers a welcome boost to the Armed Forces Community

May 18, 2021

The announcement in last week’s Queens Speech that the government has made a promise to incorporate the Armed Forces Covenant into law is another great step forward in recognising the vital contribution made by the UK’s military community.

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Managing your own Mental Health

Managing your own Mental Health

May 14, 2021

Spending time in natural spaces or bringing nature into your everyday life can benefit both your mental and physical wellbeing. During Mental Health Awareness Week, Site Manager and Mental Health First Aider John Hollywood, shares his own experience of mental health and wellbeing.

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Take time to take care of yourself

Take time to take care of yourself

May 13, 2021

During Mental Health Awareness Week, we are raising awareness of the importance of good mental health. Chris Ockleton, Regional Operations Manager for the South West, shares his thoughts on why this value is important and the need to look after ourselves more effectively.

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Nature is the best medicine

Nature is the best medicine

May 10, 2021

Today mark’s Mental Health Awareness Week and this year’s theme is connecting with nature. We hear from Sustainability Manager and Mental Health First Aider, Derek Walter, who tells us why nature is often the best medicine for mental health.

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Respect the Range - the role of TEPS

Respect the Range - the role of TEPS

May 07, 2021

In support of the Defence Infrastructure Organisation's (DIO) public safety campaign, 'Respect The Range', John Stanwix, our Training Estate Public Safety Team Leader on Salisbury Plain Training Area talks about his role and the importance of ensuring that the UK Training Estate is a safe place for all users.

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New MOD report on climate change and sustainability

New MOD report on climate change and sustainability

Mar 30, 2021

Landmarc supports and responds to new Ministry of Defence (MOD) report: Climate Change and Sustainability Strategic Approach, issued on 30 March 2021.

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MOD launches film to urge public to Respect the Range

MOD launches film to urge public to Respect the Range

Mar 29, 2021

Landmarc is proud to support the MOD campaign ‘Respect the Range’ which urges the public to stay safe when accessing military training areas.

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Putting our vision into practice

Putting our vision into practice

Mar 26, 2021

Our vision is something that military veteran and Landmarc’s range and training area expert, Martin Burke, can really relate to and every day he strives to provide the most realistic training environment possible with his team so that our Armed Forces have everything they need to train safely and sustainably. Here, he tells us what Landmarc’s vision means to him.

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Valuing the importance of water on World Water Day

Valuing the importance of water on World Water Day

Mar 22, 2021

World Water Day is an annual UN celebration of the importance of freshwater which happens on 22 March each year and raises awareness of the 2.2 billion people living without access to safe water. It is about taking action to tackle the global water crisis. A core focus of World Water Day is to support the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6: water and sanitation for all by 2030. Sustainability Advisor, Sebastian Blake, explains how Landmarc values the water on the Defence Training Estate.

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