Archives: December 2016

Cadets visit National Memorial Arboretum

A group of 43 cadets and eight Adult Volunteers recently visited the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire to pay their respects to fallen sold...

North West Army Reservists tackle the Sierra Nevada

Earlier this year eight Army Reservists from the North West of England, part of 156 Regt RLC, trekked the classic ‘Evolution Loop’ part of the Joh...

Huyton with Roby Sea Cadets Gibraltar Visit

Earlier this year a group of Sea Cadets from Huyton with Roby attended a camp at Devils Tower Camp Gibraltar. During their stay they were able to visi...

2468 Squadron celebrates new name

Cadets, staff and guests from 2468 Squadron Air Cadets celebrated in style this November at their first annual dinner as Belle Vue Squadron. The event...

Networking 4 Forces event at Leigh Town Hall

Services helping the ex-forces community in Wigan Borough have been armed with new contacts to make sure veterans are provided with the right support....

New Research: Investigating Reservists’ family members’ views on welfare and support services

Families of Reservists: a Mapping Exercise for Support and Welfare (FRAME-SW)A new study is canvassing the views of the families of Royal Navy, Royal ...

Cadet Forces Commission

In July 2016, Her Majesty The Queen approved the principle of establishing a new Cadet Forces Commission. It will be a new Commission designed specifi...

Call for entries for the 2017 Employer Recognition Scheme Awards

The Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) recognises employers who have gone above and beyond their pledges of support in the Armed Forces Covenan...

Preston volunteer honoured with national award

An Adult Volunteer with Lancashire Army Cadets has been presented with a prestigious award by the Army Cadet Force Association (ACFA).Sergeant Major I...

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