Archives: November 2017

Cumbria Army Cadets on Exercise SIMBA SUN

In May 2017 Cumbria Army Cadet Force took 35 cadets, eight Adult Volunteers and five Mountain Leaders to Cyprus for Ex SIMBA SUN.The exercise aims wer...

Cumbrian Adult Volunteer promoted

Cumbrian Army Cadet Force Adult Volunteer (CFAV) Guy Du Tracy from Harraby has been promoted for the third time in four years! Guy was thrilled to be ...

Her Majesty The Queen unveils memorial to fallen ‘Lions of England’

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has unveiled a new memorial to commemorate those who have died whilst serving with the North West’s Infantry – The ...

Cadet Forces join in military competition in Cumbria

Cumbria Army Cadet Force hosted and won an historical military competition that saw Air Cadets, Sea Cadets and Royal Marines Cadets, all from Barrow-i...

Soldiers and civilians to build on flood experience

Army personnel and those from other organisations which worked on December’s flood response in Cumbria have met up again in Carlisle.The evening rec...

Blackpool Air Cadets celebrate 75 years

Friday 5th February 2016 marked the 75th anniversary of the formation of the premier youth organisation for air-minded teenagers, the Air Training Cor...

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...

Former servicemen and women – Cumbria needs you!

As former servicemen and women you have the skills to help others.Three events are being held in Cumbria to showcase exciting volunteer opportunities ...

Lord-Lieutenants’ and Lieutenant Governor’s Awards 2015

This summer NW RFCA was proud to again facilitate the Lord-Lieutenants’ and Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for the North West of England and the Isl...

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