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States of Jersey Police Sign Armed Forces Covenant
16.10.2019

States of Jersey Police (SoJP) signed the Armed Forces Covenant in a short ceremony at Police Headquarters.A/DCO Wileman and a small group of ex-military members […]

Inspirational Army Cadets’ leader in Cornwall collects Lord Lieutenant’s award
16.10.2019

A full-time PhD student and father of four from Bude has been honoured with a Lord Lieutenant’s Certificate of Meritorious Service for his exceptional efforts […]

Lord-Lieutenant honours Royal Marines Reservist’s dedication
15.10.2019

An electrician from Exeter has been honoured with a Lord Lieutenant’s Certificate of Meritorious Service for his exceptional commitment over 27 years as a Royal […]

Kelly earns Lord Lieutenant’s award for inspirational leadership of Keynsham’s Army Cadets
10.10.2019

A primary school teacher from Midsomer Norton has received a Lord Lieutenant’s Certificate of Meritorious Service for her dedication to Bristol’s Army Cadets.Once a Three-Star […]

Lytchett and Upton ACF Detachment race car does it again
25.09.2019

Detachment Commander of Lytchett and Upton Detachment, Dorset ACF, Serjeant Instructor  (SI) Shaun Fudge and his Non Uniformed Volunteer (NUV) Sarah Fudge, dominated the race […]

Sydney Jary – Obitury
25.09.2019

The chances of survival for an infantry subaltern in a rifle company during the campaign in northwest Europe in 1944-45 were, at best, a few weeks before […]

University of Exeter pledges to support the Armed Forces community by signing the Armed Forces Covenant
25.09.2019

In recognition of the value that serving personnel, reservists, veterans and military families bring to the university, the University of Exeter has pledged their support […]

Air Cadets remember the Battle of Britain
25.09.2019

On Sunday 15 September 2019, Air Cadets of Devon & Somerset Wing accompanied by local air scouts, cubs and members of the Royal British Legion, […]

Operation Market Garden 75th – Down Ampney
09.09.2019

The vital role played by a Gloucestershire airfield in one of the biggest airborne operations of the Second World War was remembered this weekend – […]

Five South West employers awarded for supporting the Armed Forces
03.09.2019

Five employers based in the South West have been awarded the Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award in recognistion for their support to the Armed Forces […]

Jersey Army Cadet to begin training with the Grenadier Guards
14.08.2019

One of Jersey’s top Army Cadets has been making the most of his sixth and last annual camp with Dorset ACF before embarking on a […]

Dorset Army Cadets’ Acting Commandant looks for more adults to follow his lead
13.08.2019

As Acting Commandant of Dorset Army Cadet Force, Lieutenant-Colonel Andy Garrett is keen to attract more people with the necessary enthusiasm and unstinting commitment to […]

Padres prove their worth in helping Army Cadets make the most of summer camp
13.08.2019

Padres are unique as the Army’s only trained, uniformed personnel who operate outside the chain of command but that does not make their role any […]

The Reverand Bernard Lyn Morris 1928 – 2019
29.07.2019

A service of thanksgiving for the life of The Reverend Bernard Lyn Morris was held on Wednesday 17th July at The Church of St Barnabus, […]

Army Reserve Gunners of 266 Battery excel on live firing exercise at Sennybridge
29.07.2019

Army Reservists with 266 (Gloucestershire Volunteer Artillery) Battery have been honing their gunnery skills in a live-firing weekend on the Sennybridge Training Area in mid-Wales.Two […]


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