In this time of isolation the Chelsea Pensioners need your support more than ever.

If you would like to write to a Chelsea Pensioner, please use the comment form below to send your messages of support. We will be sharing these with Pensioners on a daily basis, and giving them an opportunity to respond directly.

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Hi To Michael Allen; Bimbo Coleman; Scouse Godwin; and all Pensioners.
Hoping you are all safe and well. Glad the weather is improving and may the food be good with a wee Asbach sometimes. Soon be over stay well guys x
Big love Camille
(Former colleague)

Wishing all the in-pensioners my best wishes and good health over this tough time. Thinking of you all.

Best Wishes

Dave Cook (Band of the Welsh Guards)

My dad is a Chelsea pensioner. (Ward 6)
I know what the comradeship and friendship
means to him,
and to us knowing he is happy and safe.
Keel the military "Crack" going
see you all in November... love Eileen

Hi everyone! Another Monday without singing, who knows when we’ll be together again but I hope all those in the group are keeping in practice. I’m missing spending time with you all. Stay safe and I’ll be back with new music as soon as I can get through the gates!

And another one Elaine! All the singing group are missing you and their Monday afternoons very much. We can't wait to welcome you and all the other volunteers back through the gates as soon as we are able to. Stay safe. xx

Hi Elaine,

Hope you and your family are well.
Wishing you all the best through these tough times and hope the singing group can start soon.
Best Wishes


I’m lucky enough to have met several chelsea pensioners, and To keep in touch. (I appear in this group photo). We were due to visit last weekend and I hope we will be there when all of this is behind us. Stay safe one and all, and thank you to everyone working hard to keep everyone as safe as possible.

I just wanted to say I am missing my visits to this wonderful place and wanted to say hello to all the pensioners who were coming to my DDMIX dance fitness class on Tuesday mornings. I hope you are all well and would love to keep in contact with you. Monica I loved reading about you on this website, we were doing so well with the Rock and Roll routine, and Paul I hope you are recovering well from your operation! Please do let me know how are you doing and I wish you all the very best.
Stay safe and we will be back dancing again soon!
Giselle x

Dear Giselle

I hope this reply finds you happy & well?

Missing the dance class & annoyed I missed the Rock & Roll dance gig - miffed!!!

The recovery h as gone well apart from the odd minor hiccup, it will 5 weeks this coming Saturday. I’m locked in my room (MTI) during the day but early morning (3 or 4 o’clock normally) I break out to go get some fresh air & a “Walkabout”, normally an hour or so which I look forward to!

Thank you for everything and fingers crossed we’ll stay in touch!?
Lots of love, Paul

Stay safe everyone and thank you hope you all are well xxx


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