Armed Forces Covenant


Armed Forces Covenant Forum
The inaugural meeting of the business forum designed to bring together existing and potential Armed Forces Covenant award winners from across the Liverpool City Region and beyond was held on 4 July at Knowsley Hall.

The aim of the meeting was to launch the awareness of Veterans’ HQ, to hear from companies and organisations that have signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant, and encourage more businesses to sign up to the Covenant.

Speakers included:
The Earl of Derby, DL
Lord Richard Dannatt, GCB, CBE, MC, DL
Mr Steve Wotherspoon, Reserve Forces’ & Cadets’ Association
Mr Olly Martins, on behalf of Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
Colleen Martin, Liverpool City Council – Gold Award holder
Andy Tang, United Utilities – Gold Award holders
Peter Harrop, Yodel – Silver Award holders
Lyndsay Stanistreet-Tyer – Bronze Award holders

If you are interested in finding out more about the Covenant then please contact Lesley Martin-Wright, CEO Knowsley Chamber 0151 477 1356 or lmw@knowsleychamber.org.uk or contact www.veteranshq.org.uk