Archives: October 2019

Musicians play at a concert in KEGS fundriasing for ABF the soldiers charity
Grammar School concert raises £1,200 for ABF The Soldiers’ Charity

King Edward VI Grammar School (KEGS) in Chelmsford, Essex, raised £1,200 for the ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, celebrating ABF’s 75th birthd...

Anthony Fairbanks Weston talks with Lord Lieutenant for Suffolk at East Anglia RFCA AGM
Chairman of Suffolk RFCA Forum appointed Deputy Lieutenant

Colonel Anthony Fairbanks Weston TD CStJ DL VR is the Chairman of the Suffolk Reserve Forces and Cadets Association (RFCA). This year, Anthony was app...

The MD of a blinds fabrication company took on a week-long theatre logistics warfighting scenario

Dexter Cook is the Managing Director of a blinds fabrication company. He is also 2 Lt Cook, an Army Reservist with 124 Transport Squadron, part of the...

Harleston before and after
Harleston Cadet Hut refurbished

East Anglia RFCA have completed an upgrade of the Harleston Army Cadets’ hut for the Norfolk Army Cadet Force, creating a more welcoming space for t...

Cadets in Enterprise 2019
Second Army Cadets Enterprise course now open for applications

A new course that gives cadets insight into the business world is taking applications for its second cohort, after a successful pilot earlier this yea...

Bob Gibbs with Lady Dannatt Lord Lieutenant
Norfolk Army Cadet Force CEO Bob Gibbs awarded Reservist Long Service Medal

Major Bob Gibbs was awarded his VRSM by the new Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk, The Lady Dannatt MBE, at a recent Norfolk RFCA meeting.Bob was an Army Cad...

Florence shakes Prince Harry's hand
Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadet in royal handshake

Company Sergeant Major Florence Cordell from the New Cardington detachment of Beds and Herts ACF shook hands with HRH The Duke of Sussex on his arriva...

Workshop reveals 45% of volunteers are ex-cadets

At a workshop filled with adult volunteers from Norfolk Army Cadet Force, a show of hands from the people in the room revealed that 45% of them had be...