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The Chelsea Pensioners
The official Twitter account of the , the UK's iconic Army veterans. Est. 1692 at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.
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The Chelsea Pensioners 4h
Hi Gordon, the Royal Hospital welcomes applications from any veteran who has served in the ranks of the British Army. Our eligibility criteria is available on our website () and does not require applicants to have reached any specific rank to apply.
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Replying to @RitaGamer
Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Should Pete, his family or anyone representing him be interested in a move to the Royal Hospital Chelsea, we are always happy to discuss the application process further.
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The Chelsea Pensioners Jan 21
Last week, Lieutenant General and some of his team delivered a fascinating talk to a group of and staff members, including our Governor, General Sir Adrian Bradshaw. You can read more about the visit here -
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The Army in London Jan 20
A very happy birthday to HRH The Countess of Wessex who is 55 today. Did you know She is Colonel in Chief of among her many military appointments and even has an Army orchestra named after Her?
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Live At Chelsea Jan 17
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The Chelsea Pensioners Jan 16
Please note that due to refurbishment works, the Royal Hospital Chelsea shop & post office will be closed from 15:00 today and reopens at 13:30 on Monday 20th January.
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Sarah Cox Jan 15
I am running the on behalf of the Chelsea Pensioners . Please donate what you can to support this amazing charity which has a place deep in my heart!
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The Chelsea Pensioners Jan 10
On crisp bright days like today it's always a pleasure to take a moment to reflect in our beautiful surroundings and enjoy the historic architecture. You too could enjoy the sights & stories from the Royal Hospital Chelsea on a guided tour.
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The Chelsea Pensioners Jan 8
Hi @I80_amy you can find some information about accessing our records here:
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Sarah Cox Jan 5
Always great to visit the ladies and gentlemen of the ! Especially former Academy Sergeant Major WO1 Ray Huggins MBE! A truly humble person and full of stories! I will be running the on behalf of the Hospital!
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The Chelsea Pensioners Jan 2
New year, new you? The older you get it's often a little bit harder to keep moving. We do a mix of activities to suit a range of movement & levels. Seated exercises w/ are one example of how we help our Pensioners keep active
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The Chelsea Pensioners Dec 24
This , we’re delighted to be sharing the Royal Hospital’s first-ever handmade calendar. From the photograph of the colonnade to the treasures hidden behind each door, every part of the calendar has been made by a Chelsea Pensioner.
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The Chelsea Pensioners Dec 23
is a time for celebration. However, it can also highlight feelings of sadness and loss. Our wonderful care team do their utmost to support the , whatever their needs. Read more from our interview with Senior Staff Nurse, Gail.
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Office for Veterans' Affairs Dec 23
"I hope you have a merry Christmas and a happy New Year." 👆Minister for the Cabinet Office .
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The Chelsea Pensioners Dec 23
Code breaker & Chelsea Pensioner Helen Andrews (92) tells her remarkable story of being one of the youngest at Bletchley Park - 75 years ago. Click the link to watch:
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The Chelsea Pensioners Dec 20
Today we welcomed HM Paymaster to the Royal Hospital to meet some of the Pensioners. Brian Connors said; "I very much enjoyed meeting the Minister. He was approachable and really listened to everything that we had to say. It was a real privilege".
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The Chelsea Pensioners Dec 20
As we look ahead to the upcoming festive holidays, we caught up with some of the who have been sharing their memories of past.
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Army Director Engagement & Communications Dec 19
Great way to finish a busy run-up to Christmas - founder Charles II watching Governor’s Carols for Pensioners, staff, volunteers and Commissioners of the . Beautiful singing by the chapel choir, not quite such melody from the QM, Matron and Chaplain.
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The Chelsea Pensioners Dec 19
Still looking for last minute gift ideas? The Royal Hospital's Gift Cards are the perfect option for those difficult to buy for friends & loved ones; sent straight to your inbox. Until 31st Dec, we're also giving you 10% off all gift cards!
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The Chelsea Pensioners Dec 18
We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new line of kitchen & homeware accessories. The range from features inspired illustrations and are available on our online store now. for 🎄
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