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    Lord-Lieutenants' and Lieutenant Governor's Awards 2024

Sea Cadets Sefton became the first Sea Cadet Unit to sign the Armed Forces Covenant

Sea Cadets Sefton have recently received their Armed Forces Covenant (AFC) from Jan Cox QVRM, REED Merseyside & Isle of Man for the North West Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association (NW RFCA).By […]

Notification of live firing at Altcar Training Camp

In accordance with Altcar Training Camp bye-laws and standing orders, the notification of live firing and dry training at Altcar Training Camp for May and June 2024 are available on the NW […]

Hard FM Services Update

HARD FACILITIES MANAGEMENT SERVICES FOR THE VOLUNTEER ESTATE TO BE DELIVERED BY THE MOD BUILT ESTATE CONTRACTSFollowing the conclusion of the Volunteer Estate Value for Money Study, it has been agreed that […]

Maryport and Solway Sea Cadets receive The King’s Award for Voluntary Service

Maryport and Solway Sea Cadets Unit have been awarded The King’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award possible for a local voluntary group, the equivalent of an MBE.The hard-working and committed […]

22 North West employers receive Gold for their support to Defence

193 companies across the UK – including 22 in the NW RFCA area – have received the Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award for their outstanding support towards the Armed Forces community.Representing the […]

SPECIAL NOTIFICATION OF HELICOPTER OPERATIONS AT ALTCAR TRAINING CAMP

Altcar Training Camp will host a Military Aviation Exercise 09-14th Jul 2023.Up to eight helicopters, including Merlin Mk4/Mk2, Chinook CH47 and Wildcat HMA will be operating daily between approx. 1000-0200 Local. In […]

Reserves Day at Alt House
Reserves Day flag raising event

On Reserves Day, we invited employers from across our region to join for us a flag raising event at Altcar Training Camp in Merseyside.Cadets from Merchant Taylors’ Schools, Crosby raised the flag […]

The Chair’s report 2023

We are delighted to present this year’s NW RFCA annual report, which is available to view. The report provides an comprehensive overview of the work we have done over the past 12 […]

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