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APOLOND-OFFICIAL-20220512-051-037.jpg Platinum Jubilee

The Royal Windsor Horse Show amazes spectators with displays of military horsemanship

The finest equestrians from The British Army and the UK Armed Forces are starring and competing in the Royal Windsor Horse Show this week. A highlight of the Mounted regiments’ calendar, the Show always provides an opportunity to compete alongside sporting heroes as well as put on a performance of military riding excellence for the public.

Published: 13 May 2022

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Oxfordshire’s County Regiment, The Rifles, celebrated and commemorated

The county regiment of Oxfordshire, The Rifles and its antecedent regiments, The Royal Green Jackets and The Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry were both celebrated and commemorated in the City of Oxford. The service marked the close affiliation the regiment has with Oxford dating back to 1782.

Published: 13 May 2022

Corporal Daniel Hoyland, 3 PARA, receives a Mention in Despatches. People

Brave Paras honoured in latest Awards list

Three Colchester-based Paratroopers are being recognised in the latest Operational Awards list for their outstanding bravery and selflessness during the evacuation of British nationals and eligible Afghans from Kabul last summer.

Published: 13 May 2022

Corporal Found, Private Fahim, Corporal Hoyland, receive awards in the latest Op List May 22. People

Bravery and compassion recognised in latest Awards list

The latest Operational Awards List 57 celebrates the work of British soldiers across the globe, with 16 personnel selected for recognition in the list, Troops deployed on Op Pitting are cited for their outstanding bravery and saving lives,

Published: 13 May 2022

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Thousands take part in milestone Tor De Force on Dartmoor

In glorious sunshine and after a two-year break, 2491 teenagers from across the South West of England took on the nation’s largest Defence led youth outdoor event, traversing the Dartmoor National Park, and tackling The Ten Tors.

Published: 11 May 2022

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The Gurkha Logistic Regiment take over Queen's Guard ready for the Platinum Jubilee

10 The Queen's Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment have passed their 'Fit For Role' Inspection and conducted their first Guard Mounts at Buckingham Palace, St James' Palace, Windsor Castle and the Tower of London. They will have the honour and responsibility of guarding Her Majesty The Queen during May and her Platinum Jubilee Weekend.

Published: 10 May 2022

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Army sparks up 'electrifying' plan for future battlefields

In an era of constant competition across the globe, the British Army has announced a major step-change in its commitment to ultra-modern warfare with the publication of its new Battlefield Electrification Approach.

Published: 03 May 2022

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Armed Forces in West Midlands stage Platinum Jubilee Tattoo

Yesterday (28 April) the Armed Forces and Cadets in the West Midlands came together to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee and military support for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Published: 29 Apr 2022

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The Princess Royal becomes Colonel in Chief of the Intelligence Corps

The Princess Royal has been named as the new Colonel in Chief of the British Army’s Intelligence Corps, it is announced today, as she met with members of the Corps at St James’s Palace.

Published: 28 Apr 2022

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Army Adventurous Training Groups new wing in Halton

Royal Military Academy Sandhurst Officer Cadets have been the first students to use the brand-new facilities at the Army Adventurous Training Groups new wing in Halton, Lancaster.

Published: 27 Apr 2022