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  • Llandaff North Detachment officially affiliate with 203 (Welsh) Field Hospital

    12 November 2018

    The Army Cadet Force’s (ACF) Llandaff North Detachment has officially affiliated with 203 (Welsh) Field Hospital, Royal Army Medical Corps.

  • Remembrance Poetry Success for West Yorkshire Army Cadets

    8 November 2018

    Four young cadets from E Company, Yorkshire (North and West) ACF have won prizes in the York Remembers Poetry…

  • Senior Cadets from HQ South West excel in fieldcraft leadership

    30 October 2018

    Cadets from throughout the HQ South West area recently excelled in fieldcraft and tactics during an assessment weekend at Copehill Down Village (CDV) on Salisbury Plain.

  • Derbyshire cadets take part in adventurous expedition in France

    4 October 2018

    Army Cadets from across Derbyshire travelled to the South of France last month, where they completed an adventurous expedition by canoeing along the river Ardeche.

  • Cadets win St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes awards

    25 September 2018

    A number of Army Cadets and Adult Volunteers from across the UK were recently nominated for the St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes, with two winning the Guy Evans Young Hero award and four being Highly Commended.

  • Cadets from across the UK take part in Exercise Baltic Guard

    18 September 2018

    Last month a number of cadets and adult volunteers from across the UK jetted off to Latvia to participate in Exercise Baltic Guard.

  • Exercise STEM Challenge - cadets learn how the Army uses STEM

    10 September 2018

    The third STEM camp (Ex STEM Challenge 2018), which aims to teach cadets about how science, technology, engineering and…

  • Cadet Force Bands tour Gibraltar

    2 August 2018

    Members of the Cadet Force Bands recently spent a few days in Gibraltar following an invitation by His Excellency the Governor of Gibraltar, Lt Gen Sir James Dutton.

    The 26 cadets were from Oxfordshire, Royal County of Berkshire, 1st Northern Ireland Battalion and Clwyd and Gwynedd, and were hosted by the Royal Gibraltar…

  • Celebrating International Friendship Day 2018

    26 July 2018

    Moving to a new area or school can be a tough and challenging time, especially when it comes to meeting new people and making friends. Lots of friendships start because people have things in common. This is where the Army Cadets can help you to meet people who have similar interests to you.

    Many of those who join the ACF, do so…

  • Four Army Cadets honoured with The Diana Award

    11 July 2018

    Four Army Cadets from across Great Britain were named as recipients of The Diana Award 2018.

    Jodie Standen (1st Btn The Highlanders ACF), Amanda Logan (Glasgow and Lanarkshire Btn ACF), Jessica Tappenden-Rowell (Yorkshire North and West ACF) and Amy Lee (Middlesex and North West London ACF) were all named when the Roll of…

  • Army Cadet wins prize at CVQO Westminster Award ceremony

    4 July 2018

    Jasmine Roper of Yorkshire North and West ACF, Scarborough Detachment was awarded the ILM Achievement Award at the CVQO Westminster Award ceremony which took place on Thursday 21st June at the House of Lords.

    All 11 finalists attended the event, where they were all given their ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management by…

  • Female cadets attend inspiring engineering event

    25 June 2018

    Over 150 female Army cadets from across the East Midlands and East Anglia assembled at Chetwynd Barracks in Nottingham last weekend to take part in a special event to help them to consider a career in engineering.

    Organised (in part) to celebrate Women in Engineering Day 2018, Exercise Sapper Cadet offered female cadets aged…