Articles from September 2015

Surfing, 7 Regt RLC

Army Surfing Beginners Week

Eight soldiers from 7 Regiment RLC deployed on the Army Surfing beginners’ week in Newquay. This week was open to individuals with limited “or no” surf experience, but with a keen interest to master this exciting sport. The team were ably taught the skills required to stand up surf by […]

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On August Bank Holiday Monday, 70 members of 101 Log Bde deployed to Farm 1, Sennybridge Training Area, to undertake a pre Cambrian Patrol training exercise. The exercise was broken into 3 phases: The first phase was about exposing the teams to scenarios similar to those usually experienced on the […]

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Golf Championships, 9 regiment RLC

Autumn Golf Championships

Four members of 9 Regt RLC Golf team entered the autumn Golf Championships on Wed 16 Sept, held at Tidworth Golf Club. Due to an extremely busy year this was only the second time this season that 9 Regt have been able to enter a team in an RLC Golf […]

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Predecessors lunch

RLC HQ hosted the bi-annual predecessors lunch at the Central Sergeants Mess, Deepcut on the 24th September. Personnel attended from across the Corps, including RLC Officers and SNCO’s, Civilian Employees from the RHQ and in-pensioners from the Royal Hospital Chelsea. This event is very important to Corps heritage and helps […]

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Historic vehicles return to 7 Regiment

Last week 2 historic tank transporters returned to 7 Regiment. The Antar and Scammel Commander vehicles arrived at Kendrew Barracks in Cottesmore. Formerly of the now disbanded 16 Tank Transporter Squadron, the tank transporters are an important piece of 7 Regiment’s history. Recently the vehicles have undergone an extensive restoration […]

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Kenya 29RegtRLC


On 10 May 15, Pte Hill and Pte Collingwood of 99 Squadron, 29 Regiment RLC deployed on EXERCISE ASKARI STORM in Kenya to assist with mail operations for the exercising Battle Group. Pte Collingwood deployed to Nairobi as a newly qualified Postal and Courier (PC) Operator Class 2. Since arriving […]

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Rehabilitation of Offenders Act

If you have now left the armed forces and had administrative action taken against you as a result of a police caution received between December 2008 and September 2011, it may be that you have grounds for a complaint. The MOD has written to serving and former serving personnel because […]

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