Archives: July 2017

Pass off parade for new Yeomanry

Tprs Michael Alker, Ross Harrison, Martin Holland and Adyan Joyce from B (DLOY) Sqn QOY based in Wigan attended and passed their Common Military Sylla...

Wigan Yeomen learn about road safety with Greater Manchester Police

By Sgt Phil Bailey, PSI B (DLOY) Sqn QOYB (DLOY) Sqn QOY, based at Kearsley House Army Reserve Centre in Wigan, recently requested the presence of Gre...

Lancashire Infantry Museum
‘20,000 good reasons for the overhaul of the Lancashire Infantry Museum’

So said Lt Col John Downham, Chairman of the Trustees of Preston’s Lancashire Infantry Museum. Thus the 20,000 men from the infantry regiments of Ce...

Lancashire infantry museum re-opens after upgrade

A 4-year, £200,000 project to modernise and upgrade one of the region’s leading regimental museums will be completed next week when the Lancashire ...

Boer War Memorial Wreath Mesnes Park 18
Annual Boer War Commemoration in Wigan

The Friends of Wigan’s Boer War Memorial recently held their first wreath-laying ceremony since the new statue was erected in Mesnes Park, Wigan. Th...

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