Archives: January 2021


Father Christmas Distributes Presents to Soldiers
Festive Forces Traditions
16.12.2020

For many members of the Armed Forces community, Christmas is not the cosy medley of friends, family and food that most of us look forward to. Each yea...

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Reserve Recruitment Relocates To Online Realm
16.12.2020

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
16.12.2020

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
15.12.2020

 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
02.12.2020

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
20.11.2020

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
04.11.2020

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
21.10.2020

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
19.10.2020

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


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