Archives: May 2019

Waltham Abbey Cadet Hut External showing fire door exit ramp
Waltham Abbey Cadets’ hut upgrade

East Anglia RFCA completed an upgrade of the Waltham Abbey Cadets’ hut for the Essex Army Cadet Force, creating a more welcoming space for Army ...

Bedfordshire Lord-Lieutenant's Cadets attend special events
Bedfordshire Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadets attend special events

Bedfordshire Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadets have been busy supporting the Lord-Lieutenant on her duties in the county this month.On the 15th, HRH The ...

Alex visits Norwich army reserve centre
Employers invited to Norwich Army Reserve Centre Open Evening

Thirty employers visited Norwich Army Reserve Centre, to find out first-hand what Reservist training is really like. Alex Cosgrove, Director of t...

Officer Boot Camp exercise
Volunteers test themselves at Officer Boot Camp

Sixteen Army Cadet Force volunteers from the 7 Brigade area, from Essex to Derbyshire, assembled at Chetwynd Barracks in Nottingham for the annual Eas...

Air Cadets Grob the opportunity to fly

Four Air Cadets from King’s Lynn made a 100-mile round-trip to fly a Grob G 115 at RAF Cranwell on Saturday 18th May.The cadets flew in the duel...

Forces Families Federations debunk Armed Forces covenant myths

Suffolk Council’s Military Covenant Board has dedicated a space on their website to videos produced by the Forces Families Federations and ...

Visitors to RAF Marham treated to a sneak peek of the new fighter jet

Forty employers visiting RAF Marham this month were treated to a  close encounter with the new jet fighter, the Lockheed Martin F35b Lightning.On...

Luton Army Reserve Centre Community Engagement Event

To mark a new Army Reserves unit moving into the Army Reserve Centre (ARC) in Luton, the ARC opened its doors to guests for a special Army Engagement ...

Ipswich waste recycling firm obtains their Bronze ERS award

Sackers, a waste recycling firm based in Ipswich, obtained its Bronze Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) award from the Ministry of Defence. The a...