Archives: November 2020

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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...

Cadet Adam stands with Cadet Force Adult Volunteer
Army Cadet Saves Man’s Life Thanks To First Aid Training

First Aid is just one of the many qualifications a young person can achieve as a Cadet.  And thankfully Lance Corporal Ciaren Adam was on hand to...

Wendy Faux
Army @ The Fringe

When you say the word ‘Army’, what words come to mind? When you say the word ‘Soldier’, what image is conjured? We would be surprised, but del...

John Johnstone of BD Print and Scott Forrest of Forrest Precision Engineering hold their Silver ERS awards at a ceremony in 2019
Scottish Organisations Rewarded For Supporting Armed Forces Personnel With Top MOD Honours

More than a dozen Scottish organisations are to receive top awards from the Ministry of Defence for their outstanding support for the Armed Forces. Gl...

CARA winner Lewis Bissett holds his framed certificate
CARAs 2020: New Award Scheme Shines Spotlight On Adult Volunteers

Year in, year out, thousands of Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (CFAVs) selflessly dedicate their time and energy to ensure Cadets get the most from thei...

A member of the Worcestershire Yeomanry views an amusing roadsign beside an ancient standing stone at 'Stonehenge Camp' on the Imphal to Kohima road. The sign reads 'Worcester, 5100 miles & No Way Out' and 'Tokyo, 2,800 miles & Way Out', November 1944.

The Nation is to observe two minutes’ silence at 1100 hours this Saturday, 15 August. It will be 75 years since Imperial Japan surrendered to the Al...

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