Archives: October 2017

The United Kingdom Reserve Forces External Scrutiny Team Annual Report 2017

The genesis for the United Kingdom Reserve Forces External Scrutiny Team Annual Report comes initially from a recommendation that MOD should intr...

North West Cadet First Aiders

Altcar Training Camp was the venue for the North West Cadet First Aid Competition final, with teams competing from Cheshire, Merseyside and the Isle o...

Cumbria Army Cadets on Exercise SIMBA SUN

In May 2017 Cumbria Army Cadet Force took 35 cadets, eight Adult Volunteers and five Mountain Leaders to Cyprus for Ex SIMBA SUN.The exercise aims wer...

Freedom of the Borough for ‘Lions of England’

The Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment recently paraded in Bootle, Merseyside, to celebrate the Regiment being bestowed the Freedom of the Borough of Seft...

Merseyside Army Cadets tackle Kings Cup Challenge

Altcar Training Camp on Merseyside recently hosted a weekend Cadet competition run by local Army Reserve personnel from 156 Regiment Royal Logistic Co...

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...

Air Cadet takes on Great Manchester Run for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal

Air Cadet Rachel Dyche from 1036 (Bury) Sqn ATC recently took on the Great Manchester run to raise funds for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appea...

“The Dockers’ VC”

The centenary of Private William Ratcliffe’s Victoria Cross and the unveiling of his commemorative stone took place at Liverpool Parish Church o...

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...

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