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...

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 ...

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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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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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