Scottish Veterans Residences News

In this section, we keep you up to date with what is happening at SVR and any  news that might be relevant to you.  If you've got some news that you think might be of interest, let us know!

Bellrock Close Opened by Our Royal Patron

16 Oct 2014

Years of planning, fundraising, designing and building came to fruition yesterday whe His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO offically opened our fantastic ... more

opening the new rooms

Garden Party and New Rooms for Whitefoord House

11 Sep 2014

A wonderful, if rather wet time was had by all at the Garden Party at Whitefoord House on Friday.  Over 100 of our colleagues, supporters, ... more

The rededication ceremony

WW1 Remembered at Whitefoord House

11 Sep 2014

The fallen of the First World War were remembered at a special event at  Whitefoord House in Edinburgh attended by over 100 of our supporters ... more

RAFA Glasgow Supports Bellrock Close

12 Aug 2014

A huge thanks to the members of the Royal Air Forces Association Glasgow Branch for their very generous donation of £3,000 towards our Bellrock Close ... more

Armed Forces Day

04 Jul 2014

Residents, volunteers and staff enjoyed a wonderful day of parades, demonstrations and celebrating our Armed Forces community at the National Armed Forces Day Event at ... more

54 Miles in 24 Hours!

26 Jun 2014

We are wishing good luck to our Friends in A Coy 4 Para who will tackle the awesome Cateran Yomp this weekend to raise funds ... more

Lieutenant Colonel Ian Ballantyne

Honour for Former Chief Executive

18 Jun 2014

Everyone at SVR was that delighted that the former Chief Executive of Scottish Veterans Residences, Lieutenant Colonel Ian Ballantyne, who retired in December was awarded ... more

Vist of 4 Para A Company to Whitefoord House

30 May 2014

Residents at Whitefoord House were delighted to wlecome a visit from A Coy 4 Para who are based in Edinburgh.  As well as a chance for ... more

Founders Day At Rosendael

09 May 2014

Tuesday saw the inaugral Founders Day Lunch at Rosendael to recognise the gift of Rosendael to Scottish Veterans Residences in 1932.  A mix of residents, staff ... more

SVR Managers Address Parliamentary Working Group

SVR Managers Address Parliamentary Working Group

23 Apr 2014

  Two senior staff from Scottish Veterans Residences will address the Cross Party Working Group on Armed Forces Veterans at the Scottish Parliament this evening.  Alison ... more

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