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4th Infantry Brigade and HQ North East

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Adaptable Force Brigade

4th Infantry Brigade and Headquarters North East is a new, adaptable force brigade based in Yorkshire and the North East of England. This new formation comprises Regular and Reserve Army units that have the capability to carry out a wide range of missions.

The Brigade was established on 1 December 2014 and is headquartered in Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire.  In 2019 The Brigade Headquarters moves to new facilities at Bourlon Barracks.

Locations

  • The Light Dragoons

    Gaza Barracks, Jaffa Road, Catterick Garrison

  • The Queen's Own Yeomanry

    Fenham Barracks, Barrack Road, Newcastle upon Tyne

  • 1st Battalion, The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment

    The Dale Barracks, Chester

  • 4th Battalion, The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment

    Kimberley Barracks, Preston

  • 2nd Battalion, The Yorkshire Regiment

    Somme Barracks, Horne Road, Catterick Garrison

  • 4th Battalion, The Yorkshire Regiment

    Worsley Barracks, Hospital Field Road, Fulford, York

  • HQ 4th Infantry Brigade and HQ Northeast

    Peronne Lines, Scotton Road, Catterick Garrison

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British Army begin Exercise Trident Juncture

More than 1,600 troops and 1,000 vehicles and equipment have completed the 2,500km journey to Norway as the initial phase of Exercise Trident Juncture.

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Yorkshire soldiers heaped with Royal praise

Nearly 400 soldiers from Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire were awarded operational medals at a special presentation at Richmond Castle.

Defence engagement in action

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Royal Anglians on exercise in Egypt

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