Archives: July 2020

Case Study: Royal Naval Reservist Midshipman Emmanuel Ineza

Having fled horrific conflict in her African homeland with her then infant son, you could forgive Emmanuel Ineza’s mother for being somewhat sceptic...

Charity Praises Reservists Who Stepped Up To Provide Free Taxis to Veterans During Lockdown

Here at Lowland RFCA we’re privileged enough to see the fantastic work of many taxi organisations throughout the Lowlands of Scotland. However, ...

Army Reserve Unit Sharpens Skills During Lockdown on Virtual Battlefield

Non-essential training may have been suspended for Army Reservists due to the COVID-19 pandemic but one unit has seized the opportunity to sharpen the...

Case Study: Adult Volunteer CSM Jonny Marshall

For Cadet Sergeant Major (CSM) Jonny Marshall there is no better feeling than developing young adults and watching them achieve more than they could e...

Cadet Force Adult Volunteer makes PPE at home in fight against Coronavirus

A Cadet Force Adult Volunteer has used old uniforms as fabrics to create and supply personal protective equipment to members of her local community du...

Lowland RFCA Welcomes New Chief Executive

Lowland Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Colonel Ted Shields MBE as its new Chief Executive. Colo...

70-year-old Cadet Force Adult Volunteer Wins Award for Inspiring Young People

A 70-year-old Dumfries man has won a prestigious award for inspiring and supporting Army Cadets and fellow Adult Volunteers. Willie Boyd, of the West ...

Silver ERS Award Winner Supplies 500 Beds for Temporary Coronavirus Recovery Centres

A Scottish forces-friendly organisation has been playing its part in supporting patients during the Coronavirus pandemic by supplying 500 beds for tem...

Lowland Reserve Forces Celebrate VE Day 75 – 603 Squadron (City of Edinburgh) RAUXAF

As part of the celebrations to mark VE Day 75 (75 years since Victory in Europe) Lowland RFCA spoke to personnel from Reserve Forces in the Lowlands o...

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