Learning Curve Group Pledge Support for Armed Forces
The Bishop Auckland-based company became the latest organisation in the North East to sign the government’s Armed Forces Covenant, a series of commitments to people who serve or have served in the Armed Forces.
First Exercise for Bedlingtonshire CCF Cadets
On the 18th March 2017, 18 pioneering pupils braved the wild Northumbrian weather to embark on their first exercise as BCHS Combined Cadet Force(CCF) cadets.
QE College CCF Cadets Continue to Achieve!
Member of the CCF at Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College in Darlington attended an awards ceremony to celebrate their recent achievements.
Diners Salute the Armed Forces at St James' Park
One of the UK’s top sporting stadia joined forces with the military for a glittering ‘Mess’ Dinner in support of the Royal British Legion.
Tyneside Duo Reach New Heights!
Two North Tyneside volunteers are set to join the Royal Air Force. James Nealings, 22, is set to become a RAF pilot whilst David Anderson, 27, is on course to become an aerospace battle manager (ABM.)
QOY Courses Camp 2017
Earlier this month, 70 soldiers from the Queen's Own Yeomanry deployed to Catterick Training Area for two weeks to gain career qualifications.
Exercise Magpie Culture
Over the weekend 17-19 February 2017 members of 101st Northumbrian Regiment Royal Artillery took part in Exercise MAGPIE CULTURE 17, a study period in the South of England.
Northumbria Cadets on Swiss Adventure!
A group of Cadets and Adults from Northumbria ACF travelled to Crans-Montana in Switzerland for a week of skiing and snowboarding.
Cleveland Army Cadets Don Their Flippers
A group of Cadets and Adults from Saltburn Detachment, Cleveland ACF, took part in a 6-week scuba diving course at Saltburn Leisure Centre.
A Disciplined Adventure for Cadets in Sunderland
Castle View Enterprise Academy in Sunderland with its Football academy and light filled atrium is an impressive sight. Smart students in their tartan skirts and blazers move around the pleasant surroundings. There is though something else impressive.