Archives: January 2018

Kings School Chester Cadets bag Three Peaks and raise over £1200 for the Royal British Legion

By Major Michael Lee, Contingent Commander, Kings School Chester CCFOn a Saturday morning after an 0500hrs start 13 cadets headed to Horton-in-Ribbles...

Cheshire ACF Welcomes Next Generation of Instructors

Cheshire Army Cadet Force welcomed their next generation of Adult Instructors on Friday 9 June with the start of their Basic Induction Course at Fox B...

Chester Army Reserve soldier’s driving adventure in the jungles of South America

Daniel Dove, a Corporal serving with C (Cheshire Yeomanry) Sqn QOY based in Chester, has just returned from a five-week long exercise in the jungles o...

Queen’s Own Yeomanry join the fray

Army Reservists swapped their day jobs to hone their skills on the battlefield this week as part of a 400-strong battlegroup exercise.Soldiers of the ...

Covenant signed between Chester Zoo, the Council and Armed Forces

Chester Zoo has joined Cheshire West and Chester Council and has pledged its support for the Armed Forces after signing up to a special covenant.The A...

Chester Reservists train with Regular forces in Morocco

By Tpr Calum Courtney, C (Cheshire Yeomanry) Sqn QOYSoldiers from the Queen’s Own Yeomanry (QOY) have recently returned from Exercise JEBEL SAHARA i...

Mons Day Parade and The Great Send Off

This year a special parade through Chester town centre commemorated the Battle of Mons, and in this the Centenary year ‘The Great Send Off’...

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Cheshire Yeomen tackle Chester Marathon

Six Army Reservists from the newly re-badged C (Cheshire Yeomanry) Sqn Queen’s Own Yeomanry (QOY), based at Fox Barracks in Chester, undertook t...

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