Archives: August 2018

Cadet Bands are Super Stars

For the sixteenth year Altcar Training Camp recently played host to nearly 400 Army Cadet musicians from around the Country for an eight day Camp. In ...

New Honorary Colonel for Lancashire Army Cadets

Lancashire Army Cadets have appointed a new Honorary Colonel, Charles Hadcock, a Lancashire-based artist.Charles Hadcock was born in Derby in 1965. He...

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...

Troopers mark Waterloo Monument restoration

On Saturday, 26 August, at 1500hrs on the Waterloo Field at the Bispham Hall Scout Estate in Wigan, soldiers from B (Duke of Lancaster’s Own Yeomanr...

Bolton Reservist completes 46 mile bike ride for charity

A part-time soldier from Bolton is using her fitness to undertake a physical challenge to raise money for charity whilst maintaining her physical read...

Army Reserve Medics provide essential training to Kenyan Defence Force

This summer a team of seven Army Reserve Medics deployed to Kenya tasked to provide a Medical Short Term Training Team (STTT) as part of 3 Medical Reg...

North West Reservists commission from Sandhurst

Seven North West Reservists have commissioned as Officers from Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. Congratulations to: 2Lts G Robertson, FL Dickson and ...

North West employers awarded Silver for support to Armed Forces

Twelve businesses from across the North West of England have received Silver Awards under the Ministry of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) fo...

33 employers awarded Gold for supporting the Armed Forces

The Ministry of Defence today announced the new winners of the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Awards, its highest badge of honour for organisa...

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