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Chelmsford Army Reserve Centre is available to hire under Alternative Venues
Successful year for Alternative Venues generates income for the RFCA Estate
30.03.2021

New clients and an invigorated business model have resulted in a successful year for Alternative Venues, which re-invests revenue from the hiring of our sites back into the Reserves and Cadet estate. A […]

Heinkel Bomber crashed in Chelmsford
The story of the German bomber that crashed in our office car park
30.03.2021

A German bomber aircraft crashed in the grounds of the East Anglia RFCA Headquarters in 1940.The RFCA for East Anglia Headquarters, Springfield Tyrells, in Chelmsford was a temporary home and school for […]

FA Godfrey in Malaya 1951
Colonel Cadets (East Anglia), Colonel Godfrey’s family has three generations of Army and Cadet Service
30.03.2021

Colonel Marc Godfrey (Colonel Cadets East Anglia) is one of three generations of Army and ACF officers in his family. His father (pictured above in 1951) and his grandfather both Colonel Godfrey’s grandfather, […]

ABF Soldiers' Charity Motorbike ride
First fund-raising Motorcycle ride for ABF The Soldiers’ Charity Eastern Region
29.03.2021

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity Eastern Region are organising their first Motorcycle Ride, which will be taking place on Sunday 5th September 2021.Starting and finishing at the Triumph Factory Visitor Experience, the Motorcycle […]