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Somerset gathers at Wells Cathedral to remember
07.11.2018

The historic nave of Wells Cathedral was packed for a commemorative service that told the story through prose, poetry and music of the contribution of […]

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 unique three-day French battlefield tour […]

Former Army regular and ex-policeman honoured for outstanding service as Dorset Cadets’ adult instructor
06.11.2018

An ex-Regular Army Sergeant who then had a 23-year-career in the police has made such an impact in just eight years as an adult instructor […]

Army Reserve gunners of 266 Battery to bring Bristol’s WW1 commemorations to a close
05.11.2018

The same Bristol-based Army Reserve unit that signalled the start of the city’s First World War centenary commemorations in 2014 will bring them to a […]

Army Reservist honoured by Gloucestershire’s Lord Lieutenant after 37 years’ exceptional service
31.10.2018

A production manager from Cheltenham has been awarded the Certificate of Meritorious Service for 37 years’ outstanding service as a light infantry Reservist with 6 […]

Army Reservist from Stonehouse collects Lord-Lieutenant’s award for outstanding cyber security expertise
31.10.2018

A university lecturer from Stonehouse, near Stroud, has been honoured for his exceptional service to the Army as a Royal Signals Reservist specialising in cyber […]

Cadet instructor couple honoured by Cornwall’s Lord-Lieutenant for their dedication to Air Training Corps
30.10.2018

Air Training Corps adult instructors Jon and Liz Barnes have earned a rare ‘double’ honour from the Lord-Lieutenant of Cornwall, Colonel Edward Bolitho OBE.The St […]

Signaller Henry enjoys diving in at the deep end with the Army Reserve
30.10.2018

A Bristol Army Reservist has returned with 39 Signal Regiment from their annual camp in Cyprus where an adventurous training course in scuba diving was […]

Social Impact Resulting from Expenditure on Cadets
29.10.2018

Below is the link to the second year interim report prepared by Northampton University on the social impact resulting from expenditure on cadets.The Ministry of […]

Devon transport company recognised for support to the Armed Forces
23.10.2018

Devon employer Gregory Distribution Ltd, have received a Silver Employer Recognition Scheme Award in recognition of their outstanding support to members of the Armed Forces […]

Plymouth Air Cadets’ leader receives prestigious Lord-Lieutenant’s award
23.10.2018

A graphic designer from Lee Moor in Plymouth, has been honoured for outstanding service to Air Cadets in Plymouth.Warrant Officer Stephen Wildgoose was with 2171 […]

94-year-old wartime RAF pilot honoured for his commitment as an instructor to Bodmin Air Cadets
19.10.2018

A 94-year-old former Second World War RAF pilot has become one of the oldest recipients of the Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall’s Certificate for Meritorious Service.The […]

Adult volunteer earns a Lord-Lieutenant’s award for extraordinary dedication to Bristol Army Cadets’ training
16.10.2018

A 33-year-old environmental health officer with Bristol City Council has been honoured with a Lord-Lieutenant’s award for his exceptional commitment as an adult volunteer with […]

Exeter St Thomas Air Cadets’ leader Helen receives Lord-Lieutenant’s award
16.10.2018

A grandmother from Chudleigh has been awarded a Lord-Lieutenant’s Certificate of Meritorious Service for two decades of exceptional commitment to the Air Training Corps in […]

Royal wedding duties made it a perfect year for Megan as Lord Lieutenant’s Cadet
10.10.2018

Attending the royal wedding at Windsor was the highlight of a busy year of ceremonial duties for a 17-year-old Air Cadet from Salisbury.Flight-Sergeant Megan McCormack, […]


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