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By air to battle on Swift Response

By parachute and helicopter, British, French, Italian, and Montenegrin troops have demonstrated their readiness to deploy together in response to global crises.

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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Challenger 2 tanks arrive in Finland for Exercise Arrow

Trooper Charmaine Cochrane from the Queen's Royal Hussars explains the importance of the two-week exercise.

Published: 05 May 2022

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British Army exercises boost presence across Europe

Around 8,000 British Army troops will conduct a series of planned exercises across Europe this summer.

Published: 29 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

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Exercise Bold Dragon tests NATO’s new eFP Battlegroup

1st Battalion The Royal Welsh Battlegroup recently got to grips with the harsh environment of the Tapa Central Training Area in Estonia to establish their role as lead for NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence.

Published: 25 Apr 2022

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Welsh Warriors' first exercise as the lead NATO Battlegroup in Estonia

1st Battalion The Royal Welsh took over the lead role for the NATO enhanced Forward Presence in Estonia, and has already shown UK’s enduring commitment to NATO with a Battlegroup integration exercise.

Published: 15 Apr 2022

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Scottish infanteers team up with French allies

Soldiers from the 4th Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (4 SCOTS) gave the Auld Alliance a distinctly modern twist when they represented the British Army on Exercise Gaulish in April.

Published: 13 Apr 2022

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Regiments illustrious past made me want to become a Welsh Warrior

A soldier from 1st Battalion the Royal Welsh (1RW) based in Tidworth, Wiltshire has been talking about what made him join this particular regiment and why it had to be the British Army as a career for him.

Published: 12 Apr 2022

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Supplying the Army's new Apaches on the battlefield

The basic soldiering skills that underpin the capabilities of the British Army's new Apache AH-64E attack helicopter have been tested on demanding live fire training.

Published: 08 Apr 2022