Archives: March 2018


Troopers mark Waterloo Monument restoration
31.08.2017

On Saturday, 26 August, at 1500hrs on the Waterloo Field at the Bispham Hall Scout Estate in Wigan, soldiers from B (Duke of Lancaster’s Own Yeomanr...

Bolton Reservist completes 46 mile bike ride for charity
24.08.2017

A part-time soldier from Bolton is using her fitness to undertake a physical challenge to raise money for charity whilst maintaining her physical read...

Army Reserve Medics provide essential training to Kenyan Defence Force
23.08.2017

This summer a team of seven Army Reserve Medics deployed to Kenya tasked to provide a Medical Short Term Training Team (STTT) as part of 3 Medical Reg...

33 employers awarded Gold for supporting the Armed Forces
08.08.2017

The Ministry of Defence today announced the new winners of the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Awards, its highest badge of honour for organisa...

From the Wirral to Welbeck – Cadet Sergeant Oliver Quirk’s story
07.08.2017

Earlier this year Hoylake Detachment received a message from Cadet Sergeant Oliver Quirk. It was very polite, explaining that Oliver couldn’t attend...

Ormskirk Air Cadet to swim the Channel
07.08.2017

An Air Cadet is set to swim the English Channel this week.Anna Hulme, 18, of 1026 (Ormskirk) Squadron Air Training Corps is in a squad set to swim the...

Manchester and Salford Universities Royal Naval Unit on Summer Deployment
01.08.2017

University Officer Cadets from Manchester and Salford Universities Royal Naval Unit, MSURNU, recently returned from their annual Summer Deployment whi...


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