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Situated at the heart of Germany, midway between the Northern Lowlands and the mountainous central region, the charming city of Paderborn is full of many diverse and delightful attractions.

Paderborn Location Overview

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Helpful Contacts

Sixth Sense is the Forces weekly newspaper which is free to entitled personnel.

Punchlines is the Westfalen community magazine, produced every 2 months and is free to entitled personnel.

Check the SSVC Forces Cinema listings.

BFBS provides a range of radio and television programmes.

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Need to Know

Advice from British Forces Germany Health Service.

The new INtouch system takes over from the e-bluey on 1 April 2017.

Beginning 17 Mar 17, a second photo ID card will be required.

Effective 5 Apr 17.

Paderborn Notice Board


Visit the Westfalen Events Calendar for What's On.


Bookings commence 24 April and close 18 May 2017.


Easter Closures


Clinic on 25 April 17