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Latest press releases from Blesma, The Limbless Veterans

 

  •  Paralysed Army Combat Paramedic to tackle English Channel swim in World first bid

    Paralysed Army Combat Paramedic to tackle English Channel swim in World first bid

    1 September 2020

    A former British Army Combat Paramedic will tonight (12:00AM Wednesday 2 September 2020) begin her bid to become the first paralysed woman to swim 21 …

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  • Former soldier and amputee set to take on 100km cycling challenge to help his injured comrades

    Former soldier and amputee set to take on 100km cycling challenge to help his injured comrades

    6 August 2020

    Former The Royal Lancers Lance Corporal Jonny Holloway, 27, from Bedford, only took up cycling during UK lockdown.  Now he is set to get on his bike…

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  • Double amputee veteran to reattempt Matterhorn climb

    Double amputee veteran to reattempt Matterhorn climb

    2 August 2020

    A double amputee Army veteran is again attempting to summit one of the deadliest mountains in the world. Neil Heritage, 39, from Dorset, is set to cl…

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  • Former Royal Air Force Senior Aircraftman serving on the Coronavirus frontline

    Former Royal Air Force Senior Aircraftman serving on the Coronavirus frontline

    19 May 2020

    Former Royal Air Force Senior Aircraftman Dean Mills has been serving on the Coronavirus frontline after being called up to help in a major hospital’s…

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    New Chief Executive of Blesma, The Limbless Veterans

    26 March 2020

    Jon Bryant OBE has been appointed the new Chief Executive of military charity Blesma, The limbless Veterans. Jon this week joins the leading charity …

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  • Blesma Member Using the app

    Military charity, Blesma, launches new app to combat loneliness amongst limbless veterans

    17 February 2020

    Tuesday 11th February 2020: Today, Blesma, the only charity that supports limbless veterans in the UK throughout the duration of their lives has unvei…

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