ABF The Soldiers’ Charity Northern Ireland

Welcome to the Northern Ireland Regional page.  The NI Team comprises David Forsey, Regional Director, Irwin Edgar, Briefing & Liaison Officer and Jo Calvert, Executive Assistant – all are veterans of the British Army.  Our office is located alongside HQ 38 (Irish) Brigade in Thiepval Barracks, Lisburn.  Not all our people are employed by ABF The Soldiers’ Charity and we have a following of hard-working and enthusiastic volunteers.  If you want to come to one of our events, or if you can spare some time to help raise money for Soldiers, Former Soldiers and Army Families in time of need, you can contact us in the following ways:

Office:  02892 678112

RD:         ni@soldierscharity.org

BLO:       iedgar@soldierscharity.org

EA:         jcalvert@soldierscharity.org

Twitter: @ABFNI

Our current office hours are:

Mon:     0900 – 1700 (working from home)

Tue:       0900 – 1700

Wed:     0900 – 1700

Thu:       0900 – 1700

Fri:          0900 – 1700 (working from home)

Postal address:

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity (NI) Regional Office

Thiepval Barracks


BT28 3NP

Do call – we would love to hear from you!

Counties covered:

Co Antrim

Co Armagh

Co Down

Co Fermanagh

Co Londonderry

Co Tyrone



Contact details:

Regional Director
David Forsey

Executive Assistant
Jo Calvert

Briefer/Liason Officer
Irwin Edgar

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity Northern Ireland
Building 115
Thiepval Barracks
Lisburn BT28 3NP

Tel: 02892 678 112

Email: ni@soldierscharity.org