Archives: August 2018

North West Reservist gunners on US exchange programme

During May – June 2018, 103rd (Lancashire Artillery Volunteers) Regiment Royal Artillery exchanged with 1-148th Field Artillery Regiment of the US N...

A year of change for Bury Fusiliers

The last 12 months have been a roller coaster for the Army Reserve mortar platoon based at Castle Armoury in Bury, the ‘Bury Fusiliers’. It’s be...

207 (Manchester) Fd Hosp in Gibraltar

207 (Manchester) Field Hospital joined 212 Field Hospital for a joint exercise honing both their military and clinical skills on Exercise BARBARY STAR...

Bolton Reservist completes 46 mile bike ride for charity

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...

Queens Own Yeomanry Trooper Show Jumps Before the Queen

The Reserve Forces offer unparalleled opportunities for Reservists to pursue sports and adventurous training activities. Trooper Daniel Petho, a Reser...

Plans unveiled for Broughton House Veterans Care Village

Plans have been unveiled for a £12.5m Veterans Care Village at Broughton House in Salford.Broughton House is the only home for ex-servicemen and wome...

Riverside Group in Merseyside reaffirms support to the Armed Forces community

The Riverside Group, a leading national social housing provider with headquarters in Merseyside, has re-pledged its support to the Armed Forces commun...

Reservist logisticians 156 Regiment RLC winners at Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2017

Mersey Maritime, the representative body for the maritime sector in the North West of England, is proud to announce the winners of this year’s Merse...

Chorley medic remembered

A soldier on a photograph taken close to Pilckem Ridge near Ypres in Belgium on 1 August 1917 has been identified as William Barker from Chorley, Lanc...

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