Baroness Thatcher passes away
All at the Royal Hospital Chelsea were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Baroness Thatcher. She was a strong supporter of the Chelsea Pensioners. You can make a donation in her memory here.
Chelsea Pensioners on stage at the War Horse theatre production
Chelsea Pensioners were invited to watch the stage production of War Horse, followed by a 'behind the scenes' tour.
21 Chelsea Pensioners were delighted to take part in the London 2012 Opening Ceremony. To find out more click here.
Chelsea Pensioner James Anderson ran with the Olympic Torch on the 26th July 2012 in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. To find out more click here.
Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex reviewed the Chelsea Pensioners for Founder's Day 2012. To find out more click here.
The Chelsea Pensioners were delighted to provide an Honour Guard for Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee River Pageant. To find out more click here.
Chelsea Pensioners helped to brighten up a cloudy press day at the Chelsea Flower Show 2012. To find out more click here.
A big thank you to the children, parents and staff of Garden House School from the Chelsea Pensioners! To find out more click here.
Thinking about becoming a Chelsea Pensioner or know someone else who should? Or just interested to find out more about part of life at the Royal Hospital Chelsea? To view the video please click here.
London's biggest car show is confirmed for 2012 at the Royal Hospital Chelsea! Click here to find out more.
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The Royal Hospital Chelsea will be here for today's young soldiers on the front line when they retire.
Their home, the Royal Hospital Chelsea, was founded in 1682 by King Charles II to provide soldiers with a fitting home in their retirement.
The Royal Hospital is proud to continue to serve its original purpose into the 21st Century.