Archives: June 2018

Colonel Wilkinson appointed Deputy Lieutenant for Greater London

Colonel (Retd) Ray Wilkinson QVRM TD DL VR has been appointed Deputy Lieutenant for Greater London, a voluntary position promoting the Lieutenanc...

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Norfolk Show to recognise UK’s Armed Forces

Next week’s Royal Norfolk Show is set to mark the important role that the UK’s Armed Forces play, both today and in the past.Held in the week lead...

Alfred Smith RLC Birthday
Local RLC bake a cake for WWII Veteran’s 99th birthday

A WWII Veteran received a surprise visit from the Royal Logistic Corps (RLC) to celebrate his 99th birthday at the SSAFA Southend-on-Sea Veteran’...

Reserves Day 2018 Salute Our Forces
Celebrating Reserves Day 2018 on 27th June

A chance to appreciate the essential role of Reservists in meeting the UK’s defence capability on Reserves Day 2018.Last year, we ran a hugely ...

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Cabinet Office publishes second SDSR review with National Security Capability review

Every year in our Annual Report, we share news of our contribution to the Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015 (SDSR 15). SDSR 15 was inten...

LL of Bedfordshire Cadets
HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire, Helen Nellis hosts Service of Thanksgiving for Voluntary Organisations

Over 300 people from across Bedfordshire came together at Bunyan Meeting, Bedford on Sunday 13 May 2018 to celebrate the work of the Voluntary Organis...

RAF Air Cadets in Washington DC
RAF Air Cadets celebrate RAF 100 in Washington, D.C

On the 14th of April, nine RAF Air Cadets from London and South East Region and two from Headquarters Air Cadets arrived at Joint Base Andrews to repr...

CRFCA presents annual Cadet Health Check

A small team appointed by the Council of Reserve Forces and Cadets Associations reports annually on the Health of the Cadet Forces to the Chief of Def...

Mr Ian Twinley DL
East Anglia RFCA appoints new Chairman – Mr Ian Twinley DL

At the Association’s recent AGM, Mr Ian Twinley DL was appointed Chairman of the Chelmsford-based organisation. This is the first non-military Chair...

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