Articles from November 2015


7 Regiment RLC have recently returned from a demanding and complex series of Squadron level exercises in Galloway, Scotland. Exercise ORZEL KOZNY represented the pinnacle of training in the Regiment’s committed year and tested all Regimental Sub-Units in a variety of scenarios in an increasingly complex battle picture involving interactions […]

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Exercise IRON VIPER 15, 9 Regiment RLC

Exercise IRON VIPER 15

66 Fuel and General Transport Squadron have been deployed on Exercise IRON VIPER 15 providing logistic support to the newly formed VANGUARD Enabling Group (based on 17 Port and Maritime Regiment). This challenging exercise involved 113 soldiers and officers from across 9 Regiment RLC from all trade groups; Drivers, Logistic […]

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99 Postal Courier and Movement Controller Squadron Celebrate with 39th Battalion

6th November saw 39th Transportation Battalion hold their annual all ranks dinner night in Kaiserslautern. The annual event is in celebration of the Battalion achievements over the year and is open to all serving members and their families to thank them for their efforts over the year. Members of 99 […]

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RLC Personnel Nominated for Top Army Sports Awards

Next week is the annual Army Sports Control Board Army Sports Awards. The Sports Awards celebrate sporting excellence and sporting achievements made by serving members across the army.¬†This year the RLC has three people nominated for key sporting achievements. Private Kyle Morrison of 27 Regiment RLC has been nominated for […]

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RLC Foundation Awards

First RLC Foundation Awards Recognise Excellence of Army & Industry Logisticians

This week the first annual RLC Foundation Awards night was held at the RHQ RLC Officers’ Mess in Deepcut, Surrey. The awards and the night itself was to celebrate the logistic achievements, developing relationships and professional excellence of members of The Royal Logistic Corps, industry logisticians and academics. There were […]

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9 Regiment RLC Long Service & Good Conduct Awards Presentations

29 Regiment Personnel receive Long Service & Good Conduct Medals

Last month on the 27 Oct 15 in front of proud family and colleagues, Commander 104 Log Brigade, Brigadier S Hutchings OBE (Late RLC), visited Catterick Barracks in Bielefeld to present Long Service and Good Conduct medals to Sgts Toni Hill, Steven Reeves and Kevin Burn of 29 Regiment RLC. […]

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SOUTHALL’S Army Reservist Private Claire Williams has been presented with an award for Heavy Vehicle License Excellence at the 19th gala National Courier Awards organised by the Institute of Couriers.¬† The industry event, which took place at the Institute of Directors in Pall Mall, was held on October 27th and […]

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7 Regiment Awarded the German Honour of the Fahnenband

7 Regiment RLC has been awarded the prestigious German honour of the Fahnenband in recognition of its 52 years distinguished service in Germany. The Fahnenband is the name given to the ribbon of honour, fixed as a decoration to the Truppenfahne or Colours. Made of silk in the German national […]

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Army Chefs, RLC Chef, Army Catering, EX JOINT CATERER

RLC Chefs Go To Battle In This Year’s Tri-service Cook Off

Army chefs, stewards and caterers threw down the gauntlet when they took part in this year’s Exercise Joint Caterer at the Defence Capability Centre, Defence Academy, Shrivenham in Wiltshire last month, 13 October 2015. Now in its 15th year, Exercise Joint Caterer is the Armed Forces’ three day annual flagship […]

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Competing in the Invictus & Warrior Games

In 2008 I suffered an injury which would change my life in every way, it wasn’t life threatening but it was however life changing. Before I joined the army I was very active and used to play football, swim, and I was a cross country runner. When I joined in […]

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