Archives: May 2016


Bristol Army Reservists play key role in celebrating 300 years of the Royal Artillery
13.05.2016

Army Reservists based in Bristol will perform a special ceremony on Clifton Suspension Bridge next Sunday evening (15 May) as a year-long celebration ...

South West Reserves and Cadets attend Ten Tors en-masse
12.05.2016

Reserves and Cadets from across the South West attended this year’s Ten Tors and Jubilee Challenge in usually high numbers.In total 26 Cadet units f...

South West Army Reserve medics team up with US Navy on exercise in California
26.01.2016

Highly-trained Army Reserve medics located around the South West with 243 (Wessex) Field Hospital are gearing up for another busy year honing their in...

Lord-Lieutenant honours Army Reservist survivor of Iraq ambush
10.12.2015

An Exeter-based Army Reservist who suffered life-threatening injuries when ambushed in Iraq in 2004 has celebrated 30 years’ service with a very spe...

15 South West NHS Trusts take part in military challenge
24.09.2015

Volunteers from NHS Trusts across the South West took part in the South West NHS Military Challenge, organised by 243 Field Hospital and supported by ...

Bristol based digital marketing agency in full support of employing Reservists
10.09.2015

Bristol based web design and marketing agency GWS Media says it has “benefited from employing a reservist”. Richard Graves says at first they were...

New Chief Executive for Wessex Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association
08.09.2015

Brigadier Steve Hodder has taken over as Chief Executive of Wessex Reserve Forces’ & Cadets’ Association, succeeding Tony Dalby-Welsh ...

100 Plymouth employers attend Reserves engagement event
20.07.2015

Over 100 local employers from Devon and Cornwall gathered at the spectacular Royal Citadel, Plymouth on Tuesday evening (7th July) to hear about the b...

Reservist Ashley takes pride in wearing his uniform to work
24.06.2015

Army Reservist Ashley Robilliard from Somerset, swapped his work clothes for his military uniform when he headed to work on Wednesday (24th June) to c...


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