Updates about the pre-1975 service pensions injustice

This page is for updates about the veterans' pension issue described in our article: The 'Pre-1975 service pensions injustice'.

BAFF members affected by this issue please also see: Update 2/2012 - Recommendation to BAFF pre-1975 veteran members below.

{slider Update 1/2018: Petition: Equal pension rights for Veterans of Her Majesty's Forces serving before 1975}

There is now an active petition running about this issue. See the petition page for comments and a link to a related Facebook group.

The petition can be found at:

Page history: originally archived in 2015 following the decisions of campaign groups AFPG and EfVA to cease operations. Another update was added in 2018.

Tag: Pre-1975 Service Pensions

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