Archives: August 2022

Cadets laughing at camp
Visiting West Lowland ACF Battalion Camp 2022

Due west of Carnoustie is Barry Buddon Training Camp. A sprawling parcel of land with a coastal border, Barry Buddon has long played host to Cadets em...

Cadet Work Experience with Brodie Engineering

In May 2021 a spritely Army Cadet, named Fraser Jørgensen, addressed our Association members on zoom at our Annual Association meeting. The Chairman ...

Sea Cadets rowing on sea
Sea Cadets Annual Camp 2022 – Boddam

This summer Sea Cadets from the Lowlands travelled to Boddam Camp, near Peterhead, for their annual summer camp. Camp activities included sailing...

Two Cadets Pose for a Picture Lothian and Borders
Lothian & Borders Cadets Annual Camp 2022

From 16-29 July, Altcar Training Camp in Merseyside played host to Army Cadets from the Lowlands’ Lothian & Borders Battalion for their Annual C...

Emma Davies talks to a CV
Cadet CV Workshop with Joint Force Alba

On Wednesday 5 August, Joint Force Alba’s Emma Davies attended the West Lowland Battalion ACF Visitors’ Day. Joint Force Alba is Scotland’s...

Cadet bombs into water
Glasgow & Lanarkshire Cadets Annual Camp 2022

For the first time since 2019, Cadet annual camps are back. These summer camps, which are taking place all over the UK, offer those involved an opport...

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Reservists on Cyprus Sailing Adventure

In what is shaping up to be a busy summer, Reservists from 105 Regiment Royal Artillery have recently returned from a sailing exercise in the eastern ...

Shaunie McGarry Stands for a photograph
Preparing for University and Work with the Cadets

Cadet Staff Sergeant Shaunie McGarry has been a member of West Lowland Battalion Army Cadet Force for the last five years. In that time, she has taken...

2022 Silver Employer Recognition Scheme Award Winners

22 Scottish employers have received a top award from the Ministry of Defence for their outstanding support for the Armed Forces.The following companie...

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