Archives: November 2013

Navy veteran Edwin Thomas with grandson Connor Oldfield
Falmouth war veteran’s pride for Truro Reservist grandson on Remembrance Sunday

A disabled local war veteran has spoken of his pride on Remembrance Sunday after his Reservist grandson pushed him to the London Cenotaph as part [&he...

Historic Remembrance Salute by Bristol Reservists

  The guns of 266 (Gloucestershire Volunteer Artillery) Battery, Royal Artillery, were fired for the last time on Sunday, marking the end of the ...

George Pas with Lord-Lieutenant Lady Gass and his Certificate for Meritorious Service
Disabled Chard Reservist honoured by Somerset’s Lord-Lieutenant

A disabled Chard Reservist has received a top award from the Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset for his service to the Territorial Army. Serjeant George Pas,...

Elaine Hunt with Lady Gass after receiving her Certificate for Meritorious Service
Taunton Army Cadet volunteer receives top award from Somerset’s Lord-Lieutenant

A Taunton woman who has devoted the last decade to Army Cadets across the county has been honoured by the Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset. Elaine Hunt, [&...

Somerset Lord-Lieutenant's Cadets 2013 at the awards ceremony
Somerset’s Lord-Lieutenant Lady Gass appoints her Cadets

The Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset, Lady Elizabeth Gass, has chosen the five Cadets who will accompany her on royal visits and other official engagements...

Wells Cadet Volunteer receives top award

After more than a decade of service to Air Cadets in Wells, a volunteer and fundraiser has been honoured by the Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset, Lady [&he...

Richard Phillipson receiving his certificate from the Lord-Lieutenant of Wiltshire
Amesbury Air Training Corps chairman honoured by Lord-Lieutenant

The chairman and long-serving inspiration of Amesbury’s thriving Air Training Corps has been presented with the Lord-Lieutenant of Wiltshire’s Cer...

The Swindon SCC Leaders with Wiltshire's Lord-Lieutenant
Triple accolade for Swindon Sea Cadet Instructors from Wiltshire’s Lord-Lieutenant

Swindon’s thriving Sea Cadet unit, Training Ship Resolution, achieved a very rare honour when no fewer than three of their leaders received the Lord...

Sandra Penfold receiving her certificate from Lord-Lieutenant Mrs Sarah Troughton at the Devizes awards ceremony.
Long-serving Devizes Army Reservist receives top award

After completing 22 years in the Territorial Army, which took her as far afield as Kazakhstan, Denmark and Cyprus, a Devizes civil servant has been [&...

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