Island organisations sign up to Armed Forces Covenant
SCHOOLS, businesses and organisations on the Isle of Wight have signed the Armed Forces Covenant.
Latest data shows 23 places have signed to pledge respect, support, and fair treatment to the Armed Forces.
The covenant says those who serve in the Armed Forces, whether regular or reserve, those who have served in the past, and their families, should face no disadvantage compared to other citizens in the provision of public and commercial services.
The Isle of Wight organisations are:
Hampshire and Isle of Wight Barnardos
Snowdrops and Rosemary of Cowes