Archives: December 2015

Second Sea Lord visits Cammell Laird

Historic Birkenhead business and Merseyside landmark Cammell Laird recently signed up to the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant during a visit from the S...

Army Cadets help Father Christmas deliver sweets to children affected by the floods

Cumbria Army Cadets became Father Christmas’s helpers on Saturday to help bring a smile to the faces of children affected by the devastating f...

Armed Forces Covenant makes progress in delivering fair treatment for our Troops

The Government today (10 December) publishes its fourth annual report on the Armed Forces Covenant, which ensures that past and present personnel and ...

Liverpool University Air Squadron flying success

By OCdt Jack PearceRecently, a very special and rare award was presented to a student on Liverpool University Air Squadron (LUAS). OCdt Jack Bintliff ...

Oldham Hulme cadets on Carpathian adventure

By Maj Ian Blackwood, Oldham Hulme CCFAs a CCF Adventurous Training Officer and Winter Mountain Leader, I felt privileged to take a group of cadets fr...

Alternative Venues supports Stan Boardman’s events in aid of Service charities

During November, two of our Alternative Venues in Liverpool – Brigadier Philip Toosey Barracks in Aigburth and Alamein Barracks in Huyton – opened...

Royal British Legion sign of approval for Rochdale’s World War One battle streets

Five streets in Rochdale named after World War One battles have been re-dedicated and had special new signs unveiled during a public ceremony in the...

Standfirst: Supermarket giant pledges support to Liverpool Reservists

by Kate JamesLiverpool-based 156 Regt RLC have partnered with Tesco to develop a community engagement programme designed to build on local employment ...

North West recruits begin Army Reserve career

Aspiring Reservists from across the North West started their Army careers by successfully completing the Consolidated Trained Soldier Course (Phase 1 ...

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