Exercise Northern Jungle Monkey
In November 2017, 14 Army Reservists serving with 101st (Northumbrian) Regiment Royal Artillery conducted Exercise Northern Jungle Monkey, a trek through the jungles of Borneo, the main aims being to climb Mount Trus Madi and Kinabalu.
Ryder Architects sign Armed Forces Covenant
Ryder Managing Partner Mark Thompson signed the Armed Forces Covenant - a corporate pledge to support the Armed Forces community through employment, campaign awareness and skill development.
Revalidation of Silver Awards
Double Recognition for Local Air Cadet Officer
An Air Cadet Officer has been recognised for his outstanding contribution to education. Flight Lieutenant Gary Richardson, 35, received his recognition at a special event held at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
Prince Harry and Ministry of Defence present Gold Awards
Supportive Employers Awarded Gold
Fusiliers Launch Military Academy at Newcastle College
A new Fusiliers Military Academy has opened at Newcastle College, and is being run entirely by Reservists.
New CCF for South Shields School
A Royal Navy CCF has opened at South Shields Community School has opened as part of the Cadet Expansion Programme.
More First Aid Success for Durham ACF
Another five Durham Army Cadets have been recognised formally for first aid treatment in real life situations. They were each presented with difficult situations and without hesitation all five young people acted with no consideration for themselves resulting in saving lives.
Nurses' Team Building Day at 251
251 (Sunderland) Medical Squadron held a team-building day for Sunderland University student nurses on 7 September, at Dykelands Road ARC.
Field Hospital Reservists Put Through Their Paces
Reservists from 201 (Northern) Field Hospital were put through their paces on a military skills camp at Otterburn.