Archives: May 2019


Lord Lieutenant of Somerset opens the first Army training area with accommodation for disabled Cadets
08.04.2019

Yoxter Camp on the Mendips has become the first Army training area to offer overnight accommodation and facilities for wheelchair users, opening up hu...

South West Army Cadets travel to The Somme
06.11.2018

Army Cadets from Gloucestershire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Bristol, Somerset and Wiltshire joined their counterparts from across the country, in a uni...

Cadet Force adult volunteers receive the new Queen’s Commission at Longleat House
01.10.2018

Longleat House provided a stately backdrop as 36 Army Cadet Force adult volunteers from across the Wessex region received the new Queen’s Cadet Forc...

New Commandant for Somerset Army Cadets
13.04.2018

Somerset Army Cadets welcome their new Commandant, Colonel Peter Bates OBE, who took up his appointment on 28th March.Colonel Bates was commissioned i...

Jellalabad Company Somerset ACF win Poppy Appeal award
02.01.2018

Jellalabad Company from Somerset ACF have been awarded a trophy by the Taunton Branch of the Royal British Legion for raising more money for the [&hel...

Bath Army Cadets leader honoured with Lord Lieutenant’s award
31.10.2017

A Bath man’s dedicated service to the Army Cadet Force has been recognised with the award of the Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset’s Certificate for Mer...

Award for inspirational leader of Taunton Army Cadets
20.10.2017

A 30-year-old Taunton man’s outstanding contribution to the success of Somerset Army Cadet Force has been recognised with the award of the Lord-Lieu...

Cadets from across the South West take part in 100 mile march
26.07.2016

Young people from Cadet Forces across the South West have had the opportunity to take part in the 100th anniversary of the International Four Day [&he...

Cadets compete in Army Tug of War Championships 2016
08.06.2016

Army Cadets from Gloucestershire Army Cadet Force (ACF) and Somerset ACF, who are coached by Major Alec Masson and Captain Tim Tatler, competed in th...


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