Archives: July 2019


Reservist and Army Cadet Force Officer Kate Dunscombe at Exercise Sapper Cadet 2019
Female Army Engineer sets out to inspire the next generation
01.07.2019

Sergeant Kate Dunscombe took 180 female Army Cadets to a STEM weekend to mark International Women in Engineering Day.This is the second such even...

East Anglia RFCA honour Defence friendly employers as part of Queen’s Birthday Parade
28.06.2019

Saturday 8th June was a day to feel very patriotic, proud of our Armed Forces and celebrate not only our Monarch’s birthday but the tremendous suppo...

Essex employers get a flavour for Reservist life at Colchester open evening
26.06.2019

Nearly fifty employers recently visited Colchester Army Reserve Centre to meet local Reservists and find out first-hand what they get up to on a norma...

Stanford-le-Hope Cadets’ hut upgrade
26.06.2019

East Anglia RFCA completed an upgrade of the Stanford-le-Hope Cadets’ hut for the Essex Army Cadet Force, creating a more welcoming space for Army C...

Griffin Challenge air cadets compete
Reservists set Air Cadet’s Griffin Challenge
25.06.2019

Eleven squadrons of the Norfolk & Suffolk Wing RAF Air Cadets competed in the Griffin challenge on Saturday 15th June at RAF Marham.2620 (County o...

Ixworth army cadets suffolk at london
Suffolk Army Cadets parade with Grenadier Guards in Westminster
25.06.2019

Army Cadets from Ixworth Detachment in Suffolk had the honour of parading with the Grenadier Guards in their Black Sunday parade at Wellington Barrack...

Institute of Directors Suffolk join forces with Defence
20.06.2019

Recently, business leaders from across Suffolk, had the opportunity to visit Flying Station Wattisham and enjoy a networking breakfast run in conjunct...

Executive Leader course outdoors challenge
Executive Leader course offered under Defence ERS
18.06.2019

Forty-five employees from East Anglian based organisations attended an Executive Leader course delivered by Cambridge University Officers’ Training ...

Focus 7 international Reserves Day poster for employers
Small business gets behind Reserves Day in a big way
17.06.2019

A small business in Hertfordshire has gotten behind Reserves Day in a big way this year, to show their support to Defence under their Armed Forces Cov...