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Felix Fund exists to support any military personnel who have conducted or assisted with Explosive Ordnance Disposal duties, and their families. This includes ammunition technical officers, ammunition technicians, ECM operators, drivers, infantry escorts,...

EOD and Search info links

National Army Museum ‘Unseen Enemy’ Exhibition Bomb Squad Men – The Long Walk The Bomb Squad Episode 1 The Bomb Squad Episode 2 Explosive Ordinary – Thoughts of a bomb disposal expert turned comedian

Roll of Honour

SSgt J A Culkin 1956 Cyprus SSgt R Kirby 1958 Cyprus Sgt C C Workman 1967 Hong Kong Cpl G Hall 1974 Northern Ireland Capt D A Stewardson 1971 Northern Ireland WO2 C J L Davies 1971 Northern...

Who we are

CEO Melanie Moughton melanie@felixfund.org.uk 07713 752901 TRUSTEES Lt Col Karl Frankland RLC (Chair) Mr Anthony Kelly Colonel Adam McRae MBE late RLC Lt Colonel Daniel Reyland RLC Mr Keri Lloyd FUNDRAISING ASSISTANT Allison Collier TREASURER...

Who is Felix?

Felix is the unofficial mascot of British Army counter-terrorism bomb disposal. Cats have always been associated with luck, possibly due to their 'righting reflex' - their innate ability to always land on their feet. Felix (Latin for ‘happy’ or ...

Baghdad Bomb Squad Appeal

Krishnan Guru-Murthy of Channel 4 News makes a special appeal for the Baghdad Bomb Squad: “After watching Channel 4's Unreported World documentary  about the work of the Baghdad Bomb Squad, and the plight of in...

BIG BLAST!

SUPPORT BOMB DISPOSAL EXPERTS ON BONFIRE NIGHT More often than you realise bomb disposal experts risk their lives to prevent explosions that could endanger the lives of the general public across the UK and beyond. Every day they deal with highly...

Contact us

For all queries please contact Melanie Moughton melanie@felixfund.org.uk 07713 752901 or write to: Felix Fund Vauxhall Barracks Foxhall Road Didcot OX11 7ES

Felix Fund Survey 2015

For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Melanie Moughton and I took over as Chief Executive of Felix Fund - The Bomb Disposal Charity back in January 2015. With a change of the helm I felt this was a good opportunity to find out from the EOD c...

Get involved

You can help Felix Fund in three ways. You can: Make a donation Fundraise for us Volunteer your time and skills Leave us a legacy Get involved in Bangers and Bacon Butties  or BIG BLAST!
Bangers and Bacon Butties

Bangers and Bacon Butties

Most people love a bacon butty and the British Army practically runs on them! We have come up with Bangers and Bacon Butties, a new fundraising campaign that involves food! Why not organise a get-together with friends and family for breakfast or ...

Leaving a legacy to Felix Fund

Leave a gift in your will A legacy costs nothing now but can make the world of difference in the future. Many charitable services would not exist without money left in wills. Yet only 5% of people actually provide for them in this way. The tragedy...

Make a donation

GIVE ONLINE You can make a secure donation to the Felix Fund through Just Giving using the box on the right . GIVE BY POST You can post cheques payable to 'Felix Fund', to Felix Fund, Vauxhall Barracks, Foxhall Road, Didcot OX11 7ES. If you...

Fundraise for Felix Fund

You can do virtually anything to raise money for Felix Fund – from simply asking for donations to organising a grand event. As long as it's legal, safe and moral, please go right ahead. MAKE AN ONLINE SPONSORSHIP PAGE PRINT OFF OUR FUNDRAISING PA...

Volunteer your time and skills

As a very small charity with limited resources Felix Fund relies on volunteers across the country to raise money locally. We aim to make sure all volunteers are valued and proud to be part of Felix Fund. We need community-based co-ordinators to...

Media

In the Line of Fire: Britain's IED Experts  The Telegraph, 17/02/12 Launch of £1m appeal for our bomb disposal heroes  Telegraph Online, 10/09/11 New Charity Created to Help Bomb Disposal Experts Sunday Telegraph, 10/09/11 Army Bomb Disposal Ch...

Need our help?

Felix Fund can help any military personnel who have conducted or assisted bomb disposal duties, and their families. You can be from any unit, serving or retired and you do not have to be injured to qualify. To apply, please complete our online grant...

Our work

Felix Fund is here to: provide financial assistance and welfare support to serving and former EOD operatives, plus any military or SO15 personnel who assist them in their duties, during times of need through such charitable means as the trustees deem...

Normalisation breaks

So far, Felix Fund Normalisation breaks have helped 300 bomb disposal experts readjust to life in the UK after serving as part of the Counter-IED Task Force in Afghanistan. The therapeutic breaks reunite four-man EOD teams, Advanced Search teams,...

Grants to individuals

Grants to individuals include: 12 months’ financial support for LCpl Kyle Stock’s widow and newborn daughter Physiotherapy and an electric wheelchair for Cpl Coogan’s daughter, Mayella, who has cerebral palsy Financial and o...

Grants to units

Felix Fund’s grants to units include: 11 EOD Regiment RLC A substantial contribution to a children’s playground at Vauxhall Barracks Ground clearance and fencing for the Welfare Garden, ahead of the BBC Gardeners World Community Garden project Funding for...

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for completing the 2015 Felix Fund survey. Your answers are very valuable to us.

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