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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 […]

South West businesses come out in support of the Armed Forces community
29.07.2019

In three weeks, 26 businesses based in the south west pledged their support to members of the Armed Forces community by signing the Armed Forces […]

Army Cadet volunteer in charity calendar success
24.07.2019

 It’s not just our Cadets who win awards and accolades.This weekend, Christchurch Detachment Commander, Thor Elsson came second in the ABF The Soldiers Charity Photo […]

Wiltshire Cadets remember soldiers who died during the Battle for Hill 112
17.07.2019

Cadets from Wiltshire Army Cadets Band, joined World War Two veterans and members of Army Headquarters South West, at a ceremony to commemorate 75 years […]

RAF Reservists celebrate the 90th birthday of 501 Squadron by marching through Gloucester
03.07.2019

RAF Reservists of 501 (County of Gloucester) Squadron have marked the 90th anniversary of the Squadron by marching from Gloucester Cathedral to the Guildhall.501 Squadron […]

Gunners of 266 Battery exercise their Freedom of Bristol on Armed Forces Day
02.07.2019

Gunners of 266 Battery exercise their Freedom of Bristol on Armed Forces DayArmy Reserve Gunners who have been based in Bristol for 160 years marked […]

Staff Nurse Leanne Kirk dedicates herself to second career in Royal Naval Reserve
26.06.2019

 Leading Naval Nurse Leanne Kirk joined the Royal Navy Reserves in 2015 and has become a valued member of HMS Flying Fox, the Royal Naval Reserve Unit in Bristol. Having […]

Long Service Award for Exmouth Squadron’s Commanding Officer
26.06.2019

Squadron Leader Richard Bagnall, Officer Commanding 299 (Exmouth) Squadron and Projects Officer for Devon & Somerset Wing of the Air Training Corps has been presented […]

Bristol to celebrate Armed Forces Day
25.06.2019

Bristol is celebrating Armed Forces Day (AFD) 2019 on Saturday 29th June with a free event for all the family at the historic Artillery Grounds […]

Digital platforms boost support for Armed Forces in the south west
24.06.2019

A new website and film designed to provide support to the Army and training for those working with service personnel in communities, has been launched.Wiltshire […]


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