Archives: April 2020

Army Cadet Daniel from Felixstowe makes covid-19 face masks for NHS employees
Felixstowe Army Cadet uses own 3D printer to make face mask clips for NHS

Cadet Lance Bombardier Daniel Reeve, of Suffolk Army Cadets’ Felixstowe Detachment, has been printing 3D print clips for PPE Masks, which are going ...

Cambridgeshire Army Cadets Cadet Sergeant Charlie Rice taking part in virtual training at home
Army Cadet Force ‘Keeps the Flame Alive’ During Lockdown

Cambridgeshire Army Cadet Force’s No.1 (Hereward) Company has risen to the challenge that the Coronavirus has created, and is using virtual meeting ...

New Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadets for Essex meet for the first time online

Each cadet force in Essex may nominate a senior cadet to become the Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadet for the year. The appointment is recognised as one of th...

Army reservists from the royal logistics corps load N.H.S. P.P.P. onto trucks
Army Reservists lend helping hand to distribute NHS PPE

Army Reservists from 124 Transport Squadron, part of 151 Regiment Royal Logistic Corps, have been helping keep vital NHS supplies moving. Usually...

Screenshot of the VEDay75 website with poppy and dates
75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day celebrations adjusted because of coronavirus lockdown in the UK

The traditional events used to mark Victory in Europe Day anniversaries have had to be cancelled or adapted in order to prevent further spread of Covi...

Blurry view of a hospital corridor Credit Clare Unsworth Photo from the Frontline project website
New arts project by Anglia Ruskin University calls for veteran and reservist stories from the coronavirus ‘front line’

The StoryLab Research Institute of Anglia Ruskin University is inviting key workers to send them vlogs, letters, podcasts, drawings or photograph...

Employer support Kristina shares information explains mobilisation
What business owners should know if their reservist employees are mobilised

In the wake of Covid-19, some reservists from our region could be called upon in the coming weeks to help support essential workers. Our dedicated Emp...

View of the front of the Ministry of Defence main building in London
Plans to modernise the RFCA announced by the Ministry of Defence.

Every 5 years the RFCA is formally reviewed and recommendations are put forward to improve delivery of our services to Reserves and Cadets. Since...

Coronavirus update

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