Archives: October 2020

Freshers students get a taste of life as an officer cadet

Student Matt Dougherty was among the British Army officer cadets giving Leeds freshers a taste of what the Yorkshire University Officer Training Regim...

Forces-friendly employers to be honoured

All four of Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenants of Yorkshire will come together later this month to pay tribute to 17 of the region’s most forces-frien...

Fund-raising for Harrogate Sea Cadets is a family affair

The Sea Cadets is something of a family affair for the Marsh family from near Harrogate.

Lord-Lieutenant’s Awards to go virtual

This year’s Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant’s Awards will be staged online to comply with new social-distancing rules introduced to tackle Covid-1...

Work under way to prepare for cadets’ return to units

Work is under way across Yorkshire and the Humber to get detachments ready for the return of cadets.

Socially-distanced training gets under way for Yorkshire Officer Training Regiment

Covid-19 may have prevented them taking part in an international exercise in the Netherlands this summer, but university students with Yorkshire Offic...

The RFCA bids farewell to deputy chief executive

The RFCA Yorkshire and the Humber has said its goodbyes to outgoing deputy chief executive Jeremy Bleasedale who retired after 14 years last week.

Yorkshire and the Humber sees record number of forces-friendly employers gaining top awards

Eight employers from across Yorkshire and the Humber have each achieved national recognition for their support for the military – a new regional rec...

New cadet executive officer upgrades payment system

Parents of cadets in Yorkshire (North and West) Army Cadet Force (ACF) will soon have a quick and easy new way to pay for annual camps, Duke of Edinbu...

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