The Royal Hospital Chelsea takes part in Care Home Open Day for the third year running.
135 year-old photo sheds light on last surviving Chelsea Pensioners who were veterans of the Battle of Waterloo
A pageant to commemorate 200 years of Gurkha service was held at the Royal Hospital Chelsea with HM The Queen in attendance.

19 Chelsea Pensioners who served during WWII were awarded the Légion d'honneur by HE Slyvie Bermann, the Ambassador of France to the United Kingdom, in a special presentation before the parade

HM The Queen will visit the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea today to open the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, one of most celebrated horticultural events in the world.
Chelsea Pensioners are attending events across the country to mark the 70th anniversary of the declaration of Victory in Europe.
Chelsea Pensioners have been chosen to be amongst the first British veterans photographed for a project honouring men and women who have served in the Armed Forces.
Chelsea Pensioners marched past the Cenotaph in Whitehall on Saturday 25th April to remember those who lost their lives at Gallipoli during the First World War.
63 Chelsea Pensioners who served during World War Two gather for commemoration photograph in 70th anniversary year of VE Day
The Royal Hospital Chelsea is once again preparing to play host to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, one of most celebrated horticultural events in the world.

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HRH, The Prince Philip - Duke of Edinburgh Painting
Chelsea Pensioners share recollections of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

The Royal Hospital Chelsea community continues to send our thoughts and condolences to the Royal Family at this difficult time. Many of our Chelsea Pensioners were fortunate enough to meet HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh at the Royal Hospital’s Founder’s Day celebrations or through his other official duties.

Infirmary Bombing
Remembering the Soane Infirmary bombing

Today marks 80 years following the bombing of the Royal Hospital’s Infirmary during the Second World War. The magnificent Infirmary, which once stood on the current site of the National Army Museum, was hit by a parachute bomb on 16 April 1941 – destroying most of the building and tragically ending the lives of 13 people.

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