Archives: January 2019

New Armed Forces Covenant Grant for Veterans’ Community Centres

The Armed Forces Covenant Fund (AFC) Trust has launched a £3M funding programme to fund renovations and improvements to veterans’ community centres...

Colchester Sea cadets get £5,100
Colchester Sea Cadets win grant from Newsquest Media Group

£5,100 has been awarded to the Colchester Sea Cadets to refurbish their training ship, thanks to Newsquest Media Group, which owns the Gazette.C...

Cadets at hitchin stone laying
WWI Hero honoured in Hitchin

A commemorative stone was laid in memory of 2nd Lt Young, Hitchin’s only Victoria Cross recipient, at the memorial outside St Marys church.Hitchin A...

the army on a page - army communications
The British Army’s latest efforts to improve communications

The British Army has developed a suite of ‘one-pagers’ as part of the effort to improve its communications. In the What we do –...

CRFCA annual report 2017-18 front cover
Council of RFCAs publishes Annual Report for 2017-18

The Council of RFCAs published its Annual Report for 2017-18, and it includes many stories from the East Anglia region. The report contains ...

King's Lynn Air Cadets awards evening
King’s Lynn Air Cadets Annual Awards Evening

42F (King’s Lynn) Squadron Air Cadets welcomed parents and VIP guests to their Annual Awards Evening in November.As they arrived in the Stone H...

Mobilising, Modernising & Transforming Defence
Modernising Defence update calls for ‘sustained momentum’

The MOD is under pressure to demonstrate progress against its objectives ahead of the 2019 Spending Review, following an £1.8 billion injection ...

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