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A green military digger is stripping away scrub on the top of a large sand dune. In the background a rainbow can be seen over the horizon. Innovation

Military training helps sand dunes secure a golden future

Army personnel have been honing their engineering skills whilst having a positive impact on precious sand dunes on the north Cornwall coast.

Published: 29 Nov 2022

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Polar Preet takes top accolade at Women in Defence Awards 2022

This year’s Women in Defence Awards has seen two soldiers being honoured for their contributions and achievements across the Defence sector.

Published: 29 Nov 2022

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Army covers London with poppies to support the RBL

More than a thousand British Army volunteers were at mainline rail and underground stations in London today (3 November 2022), offering their support to the Royal British Legion on London Poppy Day.

Published: 03 Nov 2022

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Army Paramedic honoured with MBE

A British Army Paramedic whose contributions to military training and the NHS saved lives has been awarded an MBE.

Published: 25 Oct 2022

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All hands to the pump on the Isle of Wight

Planned by the Isle of Wight’s Emergency Management Team, Exercise Resilient Vectis was designed to familiarise the Fire & Rescue Service, HM Coastguard, the Environment Agency and Ambulance staff with the rules and procedures when working with military helicopters.

Published: 21 Oct 2022

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Exercise Cambrian Patrol maintains its gold standard and sharpens focus for 2023 

A total of eight patrols scooped the top award during this year’s event, while nearly a fifth of all teams that set off from the Assembly Area in the Vale of Neath posted a Did Not Finish.

Published: 20 Oct 2022

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Exercise Cambrian Patrol remains enduring draw for international armies

There are many unknowns that will challenge soldiers fronting up to the ultimate test that takes them across the notorious Brecon Beacons of Mid Wales.

Published: 12 Oct 2022

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Commander Field Army delivers Kermit Roosevelt Lecture in the United States

Lieutenant General Ralph Wooddisse, Commander Field Army (CFA), has delivered a speech at the 76th Kermit Roosevelt Lecture, held at the Pentagon, West Point, USA recently.

Published: 05 Oct 2022

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Countess of Wessex makes first visit to REME as Colonel-in-Chief

Her Royal Highness, The Countess of Wessex, has visited the Regimental Headquarters of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) at MOD Lyneham, Wiltshire, in her role as their new Colonel-in-Chief.

Published: 01 Oct 2022

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Exercise Northern Strike proves a vital test for NATO partnership working

Reservists from 2nd Battalion, The Royal Irish Regiment and 7th Battalion, The Rifles have completed two-weeks training with the Michigan National Guard in the USA as part of the annual camp with NATO partners.

Published: 30 Sep 2022