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Articles from 2014

Royal Logistic Corps, RLC, Corps Band, Music

RLC Composer becomes musical director

Captain Craig Bywater, Bmus (Hons) has been appointed as the Director of Music of our Corps Band. His first assignment was to the Band of the Royal Logistic Corps in Deepcut, Camberley. Following a selection cadre in 2005, he was chosen to commence the Bandmaster Course in 2006 at Kneller […]

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Royal Logistic Corps, RLC, 16 Tank Transporter, 7 Regiment RLC

Disbandment Parade – 16 Tank Transporter Squadron, 7 Regiment RLC

by Lt M L Abbott On the afternoon of Friday 25 July 2014, 16 Tank Transporter Squadron of 7 Regiment RLC conducted its ceremonial Disbandment Parade at St Barbara’s Barracks, Bad Fallingbostel, Germany.  It had ceased taskings in British Forces Germany on 2 April 2014.  The last remaining troop of […]

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RLC, Royal Logistic Corps, Open Day

Corps Open Day

Today the Royal Logistic Corps held its annual open day for the public, local residents, veterans and serving members of the military in Deepcut, Camberley. The event was free and started at 9am ending with a Party in the Park evening concert! The day included competitive sporting activities; rugby, football and […]

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Royal Logistic Corps, Corps Open Day, Kriss Akabusi, Sports Awards

Kriss Akabusi presents the Sports Awards

Today celebrity Kriss Akabusi presented the RLC Sports Awards at Corps Open Day. The awards recognise excellence and sporting achievements by serving members of the Corps. Kriss Akabusi previously served in the Royal Corps of Signals and Army Physical Training Corps, before embarking on an athletics career. Akabusi won medals […]

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Enduro Championship, RLC, Royal Logistic Corps

British Enduro Championship (Round 1) and British Sprint Enduro Championship (Round 1/2)

British Enduro Championship (Round 1) and British Sprint Enduro Championship (Round 1/2) – by Cpl A Cross After proving themselves at last year’s Army Motorcycle Championships, snatching the Number 1 Overall Rider’s Trophy and Best Novice, members of The RLC Team are keen to stay on top of their game. With more […]

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RLC Cricket team

RLC Cricket: La Manga

The Challenge On Friday 29 March, The RLC Cricket Club departed from Gatwick Airport for Spain to conduct a four day pre-season training camp. Whilst Spain may not be known for its cricketing prowess, the facilities on offer at La Manga Club in Murcia, along with the promise of sun, […]

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RLC ski, Army Logistics, Winter Sports

The Corps 2013/14 Ski season

The Regimental team from 1 Regiment RLC, based at Gütersloh, was faced with the huge challenge of meeting Corps expectations. The departure of SSgt Marc Walker to the Olympics at Sochi 2014 and the loss of LCpl P A Beyer and Cpl C R Richards on the Nordic side left […]

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24 Regiment disbandment parade

24 Regiment RLC a Final Farewell

24 Regiment paraded for the final time on 30 January 2014 bringing an end to their long association with Germany, nearly fifty years after formation. Under A2020 the Regiment has disbanded. The Staff decision was taken as a result of the impending withdrawal of British Forces from Germany. 30 Postal […]

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RLC, Royal Logistic Corps, DefLogVq Trust

DefLog VQ Trust present Cheque for £100,000

At The Corps Dinner Night held on 22 January 2014, Mr Paul Downey, Chief Executive of the DefLogVQ Trust presented the Professional Development Committee with a further cheque for £100,000 towards vocational training. He is seen handing the cheque to Maj Gen Mark Poffley, with Maj Gen Ian Copeland and […]

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Reservists from 156 Regiment

Reservists show Christmas Community Spirit

Reservists from 234 Squadron, 156 Regiment RLC, Cpl Philip Neale, Pte Robert Coyle, Pte Nick Bioletti and LCpl Jim Parsons, decided to find two local underprivileged families in the Wirral area, through the local charity called ‘ Community Spirit ‘, that could not afford to buy any presents for their […]

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