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  • We cannot direct the winds, but we can adjust our sails

    29 June 2020

    Major Mills the OC of D Company tells us about life at the helm during Lockdown

  • Commandants Blog June 2020

    15 June 2020

    As promised on our socials, here is the announcement you've been waiting for!

  • Colchester ZOOM beats "Lock Down"

    12 June 2020

    The Virtual ACF has been keeping us going during Lockdown... here is what Colchester have been doing:

  • FOCUS ON OUR VOLUNTEERS PART 5

    11 June 2020

    The Cadet Forces is often about family, in the case of the Carter Family this could not be truer. With both Mum and Dad as volunteers, and all three teenagers cadets in different detachments. There has been lots going on in the Carter House since Lockdown and #VitrualACF started. We spoke to them to see how their lockdown has been going:

  • FOCUS ON OUR VOLUNTEERS PART 4

    9 June 2020

    Our County First Aid Officer has been busy at the Nightingale Hospital, while her Husband the C Company CSMI has also been busy working for the NHS. We caught up with them in volunteer’s week to see how they were doing!

  • Focus on our Volunteers Part 3

    4 June 2020

    Today we talk with frount line Corona Virus Hero and ACF Volunteer on what he has been doing during the pandemic....

  • Focus on our Volunteers Part 2

    3 June 2020

    SSI Champkins talks about how looking after his children and home-schooling helped inspire his cadets to partake in some brilliant virtual training.

  • Focus on our Volunteers Part 1

    2 June 2020

    As part of national volunteers week (see https://volunteersweek.org for details) and throughout the month of June we are going to be hearing from our hard working Instructors and Volunteers, hearing how they have been keeping Essex ACF going during the Pandemic and learning a little more about their civilian life, and how they have been helping us to stay safe in these past few months. Up first is a story about the UK Ventilator challenge.

  • Essex ACF Adventure Training

    22 May 2020

    25 years ago, in the spring of 1995, Lt. Mark Disney and Major Ian Coffin organised and ran a 3 day adventure training weekend in the Peak District for 12 Cadets from C Company.

  • The Best Adventure I Have Been On! - Huge Congratulations to our National Runner Up!

    2 May 2020

    Huge Congratulations to our National Runner Up - Jordan Wylie Writing Competition: Cadet Harry McNeish Colchester Detachment, D Coy - The Best Adventure I Have Been On!

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