LETTER: Discounts offered to armed service personnel
The Defence Forces discount scheme has been introduced as part of the Military Community Covenant and offers reductions to card holders from a range of businesses. All major supermarkets offer a cashback scheme. Major retailers ranging from clothes shops to cinemas, from tourist attractions to hotels and restaurants, insurance, holidays and much more.
To obtain the card you need to prove your service and download a form from www.defencediscountserviceco.uk/
There is a small admin fee of £4.99, but you can earn that back with your first purchase. If you own a local business and would like to offer a discount you can register at www.defencediscountservice.co.uk/index.php?p=corporate.
To find out more go to www.defencediscountservice.co.uk.
Coun. Jim White
Ribble Valley Borough Council Armed Forces ChampionCall 01772 786718.