Articles from May 2015

RLC Orienteering Training Camp

This year the annual RLC orienteering training camp, organised by Capt Emmit Andrews, took place in South Wales utilising some of the best terrain that the region has to offer from complex contour detail at the Merthyr Mawr Sand dunes (and the location of the highest natural dune in Europe) […]

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Learn to Row

11 soldiers from 17 P&M Regt RLC spent last week splashing about on the River Thames on a ‘Learn to Row’ course held at Abingdon, which culminated in a nail-biting close side-by-side race in the coxed fours. Spaces are still available on the next courses being run on 15-19 Jun, […]

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Mental health in the army

Mental Health in the Armed Forces

This week is mental health awareness week! Mental health is an important issue in the Army, one which effects many people. Mental Health problems are common in society, especially depression, anxiety and those associated with the misuse of alcohol and other drugs. One person in four experiences some form of problem with their mental […]

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7 Regiment Football team win Challenge Cup

7 Regiment RLC Football Team Wins Challenge Cup

On Wednesday 29 April 2015 7 Regiment RLC’s football team beat 30 Signals Regiment in an exhilarating match to win the Army Major Units Championship.  Cheered on by nearly 250 soldiers from the Regiment, the evening fixture at the Army Football Stadium in Aldershot lived up to all expectations.  Following […]

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