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.
Royal Praise for Longbenton Air Cadets
Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant for Tyne and Wear, Mrs Sue Winfield OBE, flew in to celebrate the achievements of Longbenton Air Cadets over the past 12 months.
Local Air Cadets Get Gold!
Air Cadets from across the Durham/Northumberland Wing area have completed the expedition section of their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.
Silver ERS Awards 2017
The Ministry of Defence has announced the winners of their Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Silver Awards for 2017, and we are delighted that 25 companies from the North East have been honoured in this way!
Sunderland Hospitals Strike Gold
The Ministry of Defence today announced the new winners of the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Awards, and City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Trust was named as one of the top performers.
Air Cadets Gain Gold at Palace
Two Longbenton Air Cadets have been presented with their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards from the Countess of Wessex.
Air Cadets at International Air Tattoo
Durham/Northumberland Wing Air Cadets this year sent a team of 3 staff and 17 cadets to the Air Cadet Camp at the Royal International Air Tattoo.