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BATTLESPACE is raising money for the British Limbless Ex-Servicemen’s Association, SSFA Forces Help and the Tank Museum this year in our Prize Christmas Draw.

We have received a number of excellent donations from subscribers and other sources including:

Print of Chieftain Tank – Donated by The Tank Museum

Print of Queen’s Prize Winner at Bisley – Donated by Peter Hobson Esq, Hobson Industries

Print of U.S. Soldiers from the Raytheon collection at AUSA.

A bottle of House of Commons Cognac signed by Edward Leigh M.P., Chairman of the PAC – Donated by Peter Hobson Esq, Hobson Industries

Set of Centenary of Flight Prints

A litre of Jameson’s Irish Whiskey – Donated by Michael Nettlefold Esq

Three bottles of vintage port (Various labels) – Donated by Michael Nettlefold Esq

Bottles of wine (Various) – Donated by Michael Nettlefold Esq

Pens – Donated by Peter Hobson Esq, Hobson Industries

Two Free Subscriptions to BATTLESPACE – donated by Julian Nettlefold, BATTLESPACE

To obtain your draw tickets @£5.00 each, please send cheques, Credit card details to:

Julian Nettlefold
BATTLESPACE Publications
2nd Floor Flat
8 Sinclair Gardens
London W14 0AT

Cheques can be made payable to either the charity of your choice or BATTLESPACE Publications.

The Draw will take place on December 12th. We would welcome any other prizes, please send these to BATTLESPACE.

Donations can be made direct to BLESMA and SSFA by going to the web sites:


BLESMA is a National Charity, Registered Charity Number 1084189 for Limbless and Ex-Service Men and Women, their dependants and Widows. The objectives of the Association are to promote the welfare of all those of either sex who have lost a limb or limbs, or one or both eyes, or the use of limbs as a result of service in any branch of Her Majesty’s Forces or Auxiliary Forces and to assist needy dependants of such service limbless. We will also help those who lose a limb after service.

Today, BLESMA are aiding thousands of amputees of all ages. From those who served during WWII, to recent conflicts and peace keeping missions.


The Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA) Forces Help is the leading national charity committed to helping and supporting those who serve in our Armed Forces, those who used to serve, and the families of both. We provide a reliable, caring and trusted service to more than 50,000 people each year.

Our professionally trained staff and network of 7,000 volunteers provide practical and financial assistance, emotional support and a wide range of services to ensure that SSAFA Forces Help makes a real difference wherever there is a need and whenever anybody turns to us for help

The Tank Museum in Bovington Dorset houses the world’s largest and finest collection of Armoured Fighting Vehicles from unique World War 1 tanks to the latest main battle tank of the British Army – Challenger. The Museum has a collection of almost 300 vehicles from over 26 countries.

“Everything starts and finishes with the soldier,” – General Sir Mike Jackson

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