Archives: March 2017


North West Army Reservists tackle the Sierra Nevada
05.12.2016

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...

Armed Forces Day 2017 to be staged in Liverpool
25.07.2016

Liverpool has today (Monday 25 July 2016) been named as the official host of the national event for Armed Forces Day in 2017.Following a bidding proce...

1000 UK employers are making a difference through the Armed Forces Covenant
04.07.2016

The UK’s largest catering and support services company, Compass Group UK & Ireland, is the 1000th UK employer to sign the Armed Forces Covenant ...

Merseytravel signs up to the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant
17.07.2015

Merseytravel has signalled its commitment and support for the men and women serving their country by signing up to the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant...

Volunteer 101 now available to read online
27.05.2015

The latest issue of the Volunteer magazine is now available to read online! This issue includes: a spotlight on 611 Sqn RAuxAF; a special feature comm...

Chief of the Air Staff visits RAF Woodvale
19.02.2015

By OCdt Jack Pearce, Liverpool UASFor the students of Liverpool Universities Air Squadron (UAS) and the staff at RAF Woodvale in Formby, Merseyside, T...

Nominations now open for Lord-Lieutenants’ Awards 2015
16.01.2015

Do you serve alongside a Reservist who has gone above and beyond with their commitment to their duties in the past year? Are you an Adult Instructor w...

Boer War Memorial Wreath Mesnes Park 18
Annual Boer War Commemoration in Wigan
21.08.2014

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...

Armed Forces Business Awards
North West businesses honoured by Armed Forces
31.07.2014

North West companies ranging from a motor manufacturer to a construction company were honoured at the first ever Armed Forces Business Awards.More tha...


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