MOD Stafford is situated in the West Midlands to the north of Stafford. Originally an RAF station, it was taken over by the Army in 2006 and renamed MoD Stafford. It is currently home to HQ 12 Signal Group & Stafford Station, 22nd Signal Regiment, Tactical Supply Wing, MOD Police, Army Recruiting Teams, Army Cadet Force and Air Training Corps.
Stafford has a variety of High Street stores, an indoor market, leisure centre, Ten Pin Bowling, cinema, theatre, library, Job Centre and various pubs and places to eat. Staffordshire boasts more miles of canals than any other county. There is a wide range of places to visit and events that take place in Staffordshire.
Unit Facilities Beacon Barracks has a Londis shop with a cash machine, a Gymnasium and Sauna open to Service personnel and their dependants. The Army Learning Centre within the Robson Building is open Military personnel their dependants and MoD Civilian personnel. The HUB Fraggers is open to all Junior Ranks and has free internet access. Off camp the Dixon Community Centre holds regular coffee mornings and a Parent and Toddlers group. The Beaconside Amenities Centre is off camp and is open on various days throughout the week, it is available to hire for private functions.
The information on this site has been compiled from various sources accessible on the internet: acknowledgements are due to MOD Website, Army website, HIVE website, &Wikipedia. The site is intended to be an impartial and useful source of information about the Forces Base and surrounding area for members of HM Armed Forces, their families and civilians working on the Base. There should be nothing of a sensitive nature as everything here is readily available on the internet. If you spot anything that is out of date or just plain wrong, please contact us.