Archives: August 2017

Bristol University Officer Training Corps commemorate centenary of medical student’s Victoria Cross

One hundred years ago – on 21 August 1917 – a Bristol University student displayed such ‘gallantry in the face of the enemy’ that it […...

Nurse volunteers with Cornwall Army Cadets for 12 years

For the last 12 years, nurse Shirley Rawlings has devoted a fortnight of every summer to looking after Cornwall Army Cadets on their annual camp.On [&...

33 employers awarded Gold for supporting the Armed Forces

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

South West Air Cadets set to swim the English Channel this week

Flight Lieutenant Ben Thompson, of 1225 (St Austell & District) Squadron Air Training Corps and Caitlin Wynne, 17, of 2196 (Trowbridge) Squadron A...

Airbus workers step up as Army Reservists with the Royal Engineers on exercise in Romania

Two colleagues from Airbus UK’s Bristol plant are back at their desks after completing a special assignment as Army Reserve combat engineers in NATO...

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