NAAFI News

Stay in the know with the latest NAAFI news and activity from all our locations.

Latest News

NAAFI’s role in D-Day Landings

NAAFI’s role in D-Day Landings

On 6th June 1944, the world watched in awe as the largest naval, air and land operation in history unfolded on the war- torn shores of Normandy, France. Code-named Operation Overlord, D-Day is remembered as the instrumental gamble that changed the course of World War...

read more
King Charles III announced as NAAFI’s new Royal Patron

King Charles III announced as NAAFI’s new Royal Patron

The Royal NAAFI is extremely proud and honoured that His Majesty King Charles III has been confirmed as the organisation’s new patron. We have held Royal patronage since it was granted by King George VI in 1947 and enjoyed wonderful service from Her Majesty Queen...

read more
NAAFI Fund 2024 opens for applications

NAAFI Fund 2024 opens for applications

We’re excited to announce NAAFI Fund 2024 is now open for applications! Over the past four years, we’ve proudly supported 368 projects with £3,653,121 to increase the quality of life for serving personnel around the world. In 2023, our most popular year to date, we...

read more
NAAFI launches sustainable fleet of Hoverwagons

NAAFI launches sustainable fleet of Hoverwagons

We are delighted to unveil our brand-new fleet of Hoverwagons, which will soon be in operation around the world! NAAFI Wagons have been a familiar sight for decades, bringing a taste of home and essential supplies to remote locations across the world. While our Wagons...

read more
Things to do in Brunei…

Things to do in Brunei…

A tiny nation on the tropical island of Borneo, the coastal state of Brunei is steeped in history and tradition.   If you’re visiting for the first time, you’ll arrive at Brunei International Airport on the outskirts of the capital Bandar Seri Begawan, which is home...

read more
NAAFI announces partnership with RAF Netball

NAAFI announces partnership with RAF Netball

We are delighted to announce our exciting new partnership with Royal Air Force Netball. Group Captain Dawn Murty, RAF Netball Association Chair, said: “A huge thank you to NAAFI for supporting RAF Netball. ‘The partnership allows more RAF Netballers to compete, learn...

read more
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with NAAFI

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with NAAFI

Stuck for present ideas for your partner this year? We've got you covered with our Valentine's gift guide. Included are lots of beautiful military-themed gifts from gins and rums to scented candles and stunning jewellery, there's something to meet everyone's taste and...

read more
Things to do in Winchester…

Things to do in Winchester…

Once the capital of England, Winchester is a vibrant city boasting beautiful green surroundings with a rich heritage, located on the outskirts of South Downs National Park.  With stunning scenery and plenty of shopping opportunities, it’s the perfect place for a catch...

read more
NAAFI employee receives 45-Year Long Service Award

NAAFI employee receives 45-Year Long Service Award

In December, long-time NAAFI employee Paul McCallum was presented with our 45-Year Long Service Award – a remarkable achievement! Paul was presented the award by Base XO Commander Peter Noblett, Lieutenant Commander Carl Steedman, Commander Nigel Kew, NAAFI’s LO...

read more