Archives: November 2017

New Royal Marines Reserve base in Salford named after local hero

A newly-built base for Manchester Detachment Royal Marines Reserve (RMR) Merseyside has been formally named after a local hero of the Crimean war duri...

North West Sea Cadets on parade

Sunday 22 October saw the National Trafalgar Day parade take place in London to mark the anniversary of the victory won by the Royal Navy at the Battl...

Lions of England tackle Slovenian mountains

The North West’s Reservist Infantry 4th Battalion The Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment (4 LANCS) deployed on their Annual Deployment Exercise (ADE) to...

Liverpool Metro Mayor keeps his Armed Forces pledge

Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has formally signed the Liverpool City Region Armed Forces Community Covenant at an event hosted by A...

Prince Harry and Defence Secretary award Gold to Liverpool Council and North West Ambulance Service

Liverpool Council and North West Ambulance Service were among 33 employers to be presented with an Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme (...

Cadet Forces increase social mobility and help disadvantaged kids reach potential, report finds

Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has welcomed an independent report that praises the work of Cadet Forces across the country.The independent repor...

Manchester Royal Marine Deploys to Hurricane Stricken Virgin Islands

Halifax born Marine Ben Kessie, 26, served as a Royal Marines Reservist at RMR Merseyside since October 2014. He transferred to full time service in e...

Two senior cadets for Bury Detachment

To have one Army Cadet who has attained the rank of Cadet Company Sergeant Major (CSM) in a detachment is a testament to the hard work from both the c...

Merseyside Police pledges support to the Armed Forces Community

Merseyside Police has pledged its support to the Armed Forces community by signing the Armed Forces Covenant.The Armed Forces Covenant is a pledge tha...

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