Archives: December 2023

Learning and Outreach officer Catherine Provan instructs a group of Cadets how to make their own poppies.
Army Cadets Enjoy an Evening with Bud

Tuesday 14 November was a parade night with a twist for the Cadets of West Lowland Battalion’s Paisley Royal Engineers (RE) Detachment as they had t...

A line of present and past servicemen line up to lay their wreaths at the Cenotaph in Glasgow's George Square
Lowland Reservists and Cadets Honour the Fallen on Remembrance Sunday

On Sunday 12 November at 11am, town and city centres throughout the UK came to a standstill in remembrance of those who have made the ultimate sacrifi...

JUO Leach sitting on lookout for icebergs aboard the JSASTC vessel.
An Expedition of a Lifetime: Junior Under Officer Leach

We are forever in awe of the incredible travel and adventure opportunities open to members of the Armed Forces Community, whether they are skiing in t...

Employers Score Silver at Kelvingrove

19 employers from across the Lowlands of Scotland have received a prestigious award from the Ministry of Defence for their outstanding support for the...

603 Squadron's Officer Commanding, Squadron Leader Derek read, addressing the congregation at All Saints Church in Staplehurst
Edinburgh Reservists Honour Fallen 603 Squadron Pilot Killed in Battle of Britain

On Sunday 10 September, Reservists from 603 (City of Edinburgh) Squadron and members of the 603 Squadron Association laid a commemorative plaque at Al...

A male Cadet kneels in front of a Little Anne CPR dummy to begin First Aid practice, guided by the Instructor standing to his left and observed by the Lord Provost who stands behind him. Also behind the Cadet are the Chief and Deputy Chief Executives of Lowland RFCA.
Lord Provost Opens Drumchapel Army Cadet Facility

On Monday 4 September, the Cadets and adults of Drumchapel-based B Troop Royal Artillery (RA), Glasgow & Lanarkshire Battalion Army Cadet Force (A...

New disabled car parking bay outside a 102 Field Squadron facility
Paisley Reservists Thank City Building for a Job Well Done

Reservists from 71 Engineer Regiment’s 102 Field Squadron have extended their heartfelt thanks to a Glasgow-based construction company for their sup...

A group of Army Cadets from West Lowland Battalion preparing for water sports, fronted by a Cadet in large swimming goggles, an orange t-shirt and a pink life jacket, posing dramatically.
Annual Camp 2023: The Highlights

As the summer winds down and a new school year begins, many young people will be returning to their classrooms with happy recollections of their adven...

Two Reservists from HMS Dalriada standing either side of a Wimbledon Championships logo.
Having a Ball at Wimbledon

There is never a shortage of famous faces among the crowds at the Wimbledon Championships, but we were just as excited to see a few familiar faces fro...

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