Archives: September 2016

Reserves Day: Tax Specialist and part-time Soldier from Manchester

Today is Reserves Day, and employers across the country are celebrating the valuable contribution many of their employees make as Reservists with the ...

Preston Military Show

Marking the beginning of Armed Forces Week, NW RFCA was once again proud to fly the flag at the Preston Military Show when Fulwood Barracks opened its...

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 ...

Altcar Training Camp poses real life ‘Call of Duty’ test for soldiers

Regular and Reserve soldiers from Army units across the North West have been at Altcar Training Camp on Merseyside to test their shooting skills.The f...

Lynx helicopter proves massive hit for cadets

Flights aboard an Army Lynx helicopter proved to be an experience of a lifetime for a group of Merseyside cadets visiting a base in North Yorkshire.In...

An unusual meeting

By Lt Col Ian Sawers, Rifles Colonel for the North WestSometimes, it can be quite extraordinary how the planning for a simple service of commemoration...

Construction industry training at Haldane Barracks

Alternative Venues North West offers facilities for hire on the ‘Reserve Estate’, comprising properties including the Naval Regional Headquarters,...

Altcar Solar Farm Goes Live!

This month saw the energisation of the long awaited one megawatt solar farm at Altcar Training Camp on Merseyside.NW RFCA entered into a joint venture...

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...

Reserve Forces