Due to the current COVID19 situation this Army HIVE is closed but staff continue to work from home and are available during office hours to answer your queries by email. Please do not try to phone us.

If you want to ensure that you receive the very latest information including official Army COVID19 advice and guidance to Serving Personnel and their Families, please sign up using the ‘Follow by Email’ link. We abide by the Data Protection Act and you can withdraw your permission to receive our emails at any time by using the unsubscribe link found at the bottom of every update email you receive.

Please also see HIVE’s other social media platforms: www.facebook.com/ArmyHIVE and Army HIVE Twitter @ArmyHIVEinfo.


Friday, 9 April 2021

Bovington - Under 1s Play & Learn Sessions 23, 30 April & 14,21 & 28 May


Sessions take place at Bovington Children's Centre

The baby sensory activities are a great opportunity to develop babies’ sensory awareness of touch, smell, hearing, sight and taste which will help babies learn and develop important skills and mental development.  All Mums, Dads, grandparents and male and female carers are welcome, but only 1 parent/carer per booking due to space available.

Contact 01305 225729 – all bookings in advance due to Covid procedures in place.

Friday 23 & 30 April 
10:00 - 11:00  
13:00 14:00

Friday 14,21 & 28 May
10:00 - 11:00
13:00 - 14:00

Week 1 - Touch
Messy hands with gloop play

Week 2 - Taste & smell
Sniff with your little nose
(A variety of food - please inform us if your child has any food allergy)

Week 3 - Sight
Mini shiny lightbox

Week 4 - Hearing
Musical shaker

Week 5 - Physical development
Babies on the move 

£1.00 per family voluntary contribution

Bovington Children's Centre is located on King George V Road. Car parking to rear. 

Dorset Skills & Learning - Adult Education & Employment Resources

To access courses and also find out about:

Online Job club.

Personnel development courses.

Business training.

English, Maths, Computing and Science courses.


Click HERE 

British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) Academy - Media Training Opportunity


BFBS Academy offers high-calibre vocational training in digital communications and media production for organisations, teams and individuals.

We deliver established accredited courses as well as bespoke training. Our reputation is unrivalled among our clients, who range from high-profile ministers to people leaving the armed forces.

Please click HERE for information

Families Continuous Attitude Survey 2021 Is Open Until 26 April


FamCAS 2021 is now open, and we want to hear from you!

Completing the survey provides senior policy makers with invaluable information that facilitates policy change, in areas that matter most to the families and partners of Serving Personnel, so your opinion matters.

To check whether you have been invited to take part, please click here to access the survey checker and follow the onscreen instructions (this works best in Google Chrome!). If you haven’t been invited to take part this time, you will have the opportunity to leave a comment instead.

The closing date for FamCAS is 26 April 2021.

Dorset Area - Latest Employment Opportunities

If you are looking for employment in your local area click the latest vacancies using links:  EMPLOYMENT or JOBS    

Use the filter boxes on both search engines above to refine your search for specific roles, location, salary etc.

Dorset Highways Notice of Proposed Road Works: Woolbridge Roundabout Wool, 23 - 26 April

To enable completion of essential highway maintenance and resurfacing works, Woolbridge Roundabout, Wool, Dorset will be closed from Friday 23rd April to Mon 26th April 2021. All vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding through the roundabout from any direction.

The road works will commence at 09.00hrs, Friday 23rd April and will be completed by 06.00hrs, Monday 26th April 2021. The roundabout will be closed completely during these times.

Diversion routes will be signed on the surrounding road network.

Resettlement: Pathfinder Magazine April Edition

To read the latest issue, please click HERE


Smoke Alarms - When Did You Last Test Yours?

When was the last time you tested your smoke alarms?

Be sure to push the test button every so often and replace batteries if the warning bleeps start.

Service Families Accommodation - Respect Your Neighbours

Amey: Military Housing: Accommodation, Repairs & Maintenance Services - Contacting Us & Booking Online Repair Form

Occupancy Services 

0800 707 6000

If you need to contact us regarding Service Family Accommodation applications, allocations, house moves, licence or charges enquiries please follow the guidance here:

Repairs & Maintenance

It’s our job to maintain and repair your Service Family Accommodation (SFA) when something goes wrong. We’re here 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, so if something needs to be fixed, you can contact us anytime.
To raise and book online a new, non-urgent repair, click here.