Archives: December 2016

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...

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...

Former biscuit maker dips into peacekeeping role

A former biscuit maker from Bootle is serving with the United Nations as a peacekeeper.Army Reservist Kingsman John Wild (19) has donned the organisat...

Cadets from Liverpool triumph on Army competition

By Lt Jay Vernon, Merseyside ACFEleven cadets from South Liverpool attended the Royal Artillery (RA) Trophy held at Rollestone Camp, Larkhill, Salisbu...

75 Engr Regt on Ex YPRES CALPE 2016, Gibraltar

North West Army Reserve Engineers 75 Engineer Regiment recently travelled to Gibraltar for their Regimental Annual Deployment Exercise, a key part of ...

British Airways salutes Armed Forces with flight discounts

British Airways has become the first airline to pledge support for the military community and their families by signing up to the UK Armed Forces Cove...

Six Merseyside employers recognised for support to Armed Forces

Six organisations on Merseyside have been recognised for their support to the Armed Forces community including to cadets, servicemen and women, Reserv...

Employers visit RAF Coningsby

Employers from across the country were invited to visit RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire last weekend to learn more about how the Royal Air Force develop...

Tomorrow’s People signs Armed Forces Covenant

Employment charity Tomorrow’s People has signed the Armed Forces Covenant at Bootle Army Reserve Centre, Merseyside, with 156 Regt RLC.The Covenant ...

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