Archives: June 2018

New Drill Deck at HMS Flying Fox officially opened

The Wessex RFCA Estates Team have undertaken a huge renovation project at HMS FLYING FOX, culminating in the opening of the new Drill Deck, by [&helli...

Double celebration for Bristol Royal Naval Reserve recruiter

Leading Hand Simon Davies, of HMS Flying Fox, the Bristol-based Royal Naval Reserve Unit, has experienced plenty of variety in his Reservist career â€...

Reservist Alice joins Royal Naval Sailing Association team for Lake Como R200 event

Royal Navy Reservist Alice Smith is part of a four-boat Royal Naval Sailing Association team taking part in the RS Eurocup at Gravedona, Lake Como, [&...

Two weeks until Reserves Day takes place across the country

In just two weeks, thousands of servicemen and women will be swapping their everyday work clothes for military uniforms, to celebrate Reserves Day.Re...

South West Reserves and Cadets attend Ten Tors en-masse

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...

Saltash Employers Win Award for Support to Reserves

A Silver Level Employer Recognition Scheme Award has been presented to China Fleet Country Club, in recognition of the support they give to members of...

New legislation for Reservists and their employers

As of the 1st October 2014, a number of changes will come into effect which aim to revitalise the Reserve Forces, and enable them to […]

RNR in Bristol Celebrates Reservist Deployments

More than 60 Royal Navy Reservists serving with HMS FLYING FOX in Bristol have been deployed on global operations on land and sea in support […...

Padre Becomes a Commando!

The Vicar of St Luke’s Church at Barton Hill in Bristol has been awarded the coveted Royal Marines Green Beret – at the age of […]

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