Archives: December 2020

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Reserve Recruitment Relocates To Online Realm

Reserve Forces across the Lowlands of Scotland have been adapting to new ways of recruiting after the Covid-19 pandemic put a halt to face-to-face enq...

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Kind Cadets Deliver Comfort Christmas Parcels To Veterans

Kind-hearted Cadets have made Christmas packages of comfort for ex-service personnel after Covid-19 restrictions put their visits on hold. Teenag...

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Drumchapel’s Old Police Station Converted Into New ACF Facility

 On the edge of Bearsden, one of Glasgow’s most affluent suburbs, you will find Drumchapel. Known locally as ‘The Drum’, the suburb sits to...

Airline Releases Reservist For Duty And Modifies Aircraft For Covid Patients

Whilst not alone, the aviation industry has taken a substantial and costly hit this year. With airports emptied, flights grounded and international tr...

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Scotland’s Security and Economy Benefits From Combined Strength Of UK Defence

The Reserve Forces of the Lowlands of Scotland are among the military personnel who play a crucial role in keeping all of the people of the United Kin...

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CFAV Saves Woman’s Life Thanks To Army Cadet First Aid Training

A Cadet Force Adult Volunteer has been hailed a hero after saving a woman’s life with the first aid skills she gained with the Army Cadet Force. Cai...

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West Lothian Army Cadets Inspire With Commitment

Army Cadets in West Lothian are continuing to inspire during unprecedented times. Cadet Of The Year Corporal Conway of Somme Company, West Lothian, ha...

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NHS Webinar Reinforces Collaboration With Defence In Isolating Times

© Crown copyright 2020   Lowland Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association led its first webinar with NHS Scotland to reinforce the colla...

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Teen Earns Place At NASA Space School After Confidence Skyrocketed With Army Cadet Force

A teenager has thanked the Army Cadet Force (ACF) for equipping her with the skills that led to securing a place at a NASA space school. Cadet Corpora...

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