Army Cadets

Over 41,000 teenage cadets and 9,500 adults all across the UK

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With 1,600 detachments all over the UK, there's bound to be one near you

"It's the best thing I've ever done"

If you want to aim higher, feel more confident and get a head start on your future join the Army Cadets.

Every year thousands of young people and adult volunteers join the Army Cadets for fun, friendship, action and adventure.

If you're up for a challenge you'll go further with the Army Cadet Force.

Lowri Evans

Lowri Evans

Adult Volunteer

The ACF has room for all sorts of people and talents. Read how Lowri’s love of music first attracted her to joining the cadets

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Ceremonial Roles in the Army Cadets

Did you know that as well as reaching high ranks within the ACF, there are also a variety of ceremonial roles to which cadets can aspire? Find out more about the different roles and what they involve

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