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Henry was a defence & security writer at the UK Defence Journal but is now with Storyful. He had a particular focus on recruitment, mental health, and industry news.

Defence Secretary unveils new ‘National Carrier Policy’

The new carrier strategy will ensure the UK has "one carrier at readiness at all times".

First Hand Look – 845 NAS and their new Merlin

Exclusive video from inside the new Merlin Mk4.

Penny Mordaunt appointed Defence Secretary

Penny Mordaunt is the new Defence Secretary.

Report warns of spiralling costs of UK nuclear weapons programme

A report warns that the UK's nuclear weapons could cost £172bn between now and 2070.

Exclusive look at HMS Clyde in the Falkland Islands

In an exclusive interview, the captain of HMS Clyde described the purpose the Royal Navy serves to the Falkland Islands.

Ministry of Defence’s Zephyr drone crashes in Australia

Airbus has said that a test flight of its solar-powered Zephyr unmanned aircraft was "interrupted".

No minority personnel serving in senior ranks

The Ministry of Defence has revealed that not a single individual in the military's most senior three ranks identify as Black, Asian or Minority ethnicity.

UPDATED: Bomb reported on nuclear submarine at Barrow found to be hoax

The BAE Systems facility at Barrrow has been evacuated.

Exclusive inside look at the Royal Navy’s upgraded Merlin helicopter

Henry Jones spent a day getting to know the new Merlin Mk4 with 845 Naval Air Squadron at RNAS Yeovilton.

New figures reveal 35% rise in military sexual offences

New figures released by the Ministry of Defence show a 13% increase in sexual offences across the armed forces.