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Jungle is Massive!

15 October 2019

Jungle is Massive!

Fresh from performing at The Queen’s Birthday Parade the infantry soldiers of 1st Battalion the Grenadier Guards deployed to the austere jungle of Belize to hone their elite skills.

State Opening of Parliament

14 October 2019

State Opening of Parliament

More than 1,300 troops and 200 horses took to the streets of London today help open Parliament. The State Opening marks the formal start of the next parliamentary session and is steeped in centuries of tradition.

Medical, Transport and Supply Skills Tested by Army Logistic Brigade

14 October 2019

Medical, Transport and Supply Skills Tested by Army Logistic Brigade

Over 300 regular and reserve soldiers from 102 Logistic Brigade have been testing their medical, logistical and soldiering skills in the two-week major exercise: Exercise Halberd Dawn.

How the Cambrian March was won

11 October 2019

How the Cambrian March was won

As the world-renowned Exercise Cambrian Patrol reaches its 60th anniversary, 87-year-old Glyn Powell who was a territorial army soldier working as a schoolteacher, when he led his team to 1st place in 1961

Night Rehearsal for State Opening of Parliament

11 October 2019

Night Rehearsal for State Opening of Parliament

The Armed Forces will be playing a major role in the pomp and ceremony that is the State Opening of Parliament, on Monday 14th October 2019. In preparation, one thousand three hundred troops and two hundred horses took to the streets around Westminster before London woke up this morning.

Vikings exercise the Freedom of Haverhill

09 October 2019

Vikings exercise the Freedom of Haverhill

The Royal Anglian Regiment has celebrated its Regiment’s links with the Suffolk community of Haverhill by exercising the Freedom of the Town.

Reservists skills tested on Exercise Lion Star 6

08 October 2019

Reservists skills tested on Exercise Lion Star 6

157 (Welsh) Regiment Royal Logistic Corps has gone back to basics, on its two-week Annual Commitment Training camp. This year the Reserve RLC Regiment deployed on Exercise Lion Star 6 in Cyprus.

Army Sergeant Major inspects the next generation of soldiers.

08 October 2019

Army Sergeant Major inspects the next generation of soldiers.

The Army Sergeant Major, WO1 G Patton inspects the next generation of soldiers to complete their training at 2 Army Training Regiment Pirbright.

5th Battalion, The Rifles passed fit for London public duties

07 October 2019

5th Battalion, The Rifles passed fit for London public duties

Last week soldiers from A Coy, 5th Battalion The Rifles (5 Rifles) passed a meticulous Fit For Role Inspection at Wellington Barracks, Central London. This was to establish whether they had reached the required standard of turnout and drill to conduct Public Duties in London and Windsor.

World’s toughest patrolling test marks its 60th anniversary

07 October 2019

World’s toughest patrolling test marks its 60th anniversary

Exercise Cambrian Patrol has carefully developed into a world-class challenge that attracts the very best of what international armies across the globe have to offer.