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Articles from 2016

The Loggies do the double

What a year for the Royal Logistic Corps Basketball squad, all 3 teams reached the Army Inter Corps Championships Finals for the first time in over 12 years! The success this year was down to the dedication of the players but also the preparation delivered by the Corps coaching staff […]

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RAF Eventing Championships – 23-25 Sep 16

5 RLC rider and horse combinations took part in this major competition which was held over two days at RAF Cranwell, Lincolnshire, as follows: Maj R Darke (Army HQ) – Disco Capt G Kemp (HQ Fd Army) – Prince Sgt S Matthews (LONDIST) – Rose Cpl LSweeny (167 Regt) – […]

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EX TIGER SIMBA TREK ADVENTUROUS TRAINING 3-7 Oct 16

22 ENGR REGT QM DEPARTMENT – EX TIGER SIMBA TREK ADVENTUROUS TRAINING  3-7 Oct 16 Ex Tiger Simba Trek 16 was 22 Engr Regt QM departments 5 day adventure training package in Wasdale Cumbria, North West of England. The course consisted of 10 students from all ranks and cap badges […]

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Training Defect Reports (TDRs)

Training Defect Reports (TDRs) are used by the Training Requirements Authority (TRA) to identify where training is going wrong. Where training goes wrong, we are either: – Not training the correct subject areas. – Not training to the right depth of knowledge. – Training the incorrect procedure. Ask yourself this […]

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RLC Foundation Awards 2016

Last week the annual Royal Logistic Corps (RLC) Foundation Awards night was held at the regimental headquarters RLC Officers’ Mess in Deepcut, Surrey. The awards and the night itself celebrate achievements in Army logistics, developing relationships with industry and the professional excellence of members of the RLC, industry logisticians and academia. […]

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Military Skills Results

Saturday 1 October 2016 saw the 23rd annual RLC Military Skills Competition hosted by 25 Training Regiment at Princess Royal Barracks, Deepcut. This year 65 teams of 6 took part in the event (45 Regular unit teams and 20 Reserve unit teams). This year’s competition overhauled the traditional event, with […]

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The RLC Bari Cup – Hockey Competition

The RLC Bari Cup Hockey Competition concluded last week with the following results: · Winner of the Bari Cup – 17 Port & Maritime Regt· Winner of the Kirby Bowl – 9 Regt · Winner of the Festival Shield – 3 Regt · Winner of the Veteran’s Stick for competiveness […]

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THE COMBINED SERVICES CULINARY ARTS TEAM ON NATIONAL TV

The Combined Services Culinary Arts Team (CSCAT) are the very best chefs selected from the British Armed Forces.  This includes a squad of 30 equally selected from the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, Royal Air Force and British Army.  They are selected to represent the Armed Forces in world-class national and […]

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Ex LOGISTIC BOARDER 16

An overview of the year’s snowboarding successes and news! The annual RLC Snowboarding Championships yet again proved a great success leading to further achievements in the Army Snowboarding Championships.  Located in the Flachau area just south of Salzburg teams from across Corps boarders gathered, ranging from old hands of the […]

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Head of Capability, Combat Service Support, Logistic Training Development Team – Visit to Bletchley Park

As a recent addition to the Logistic Training Development Team based in Deepcut, I was tasked by Maj Den Howard MBE (SO2 Log TDT), to organise a team development day away from the office. It was decided that a visit to Bletchley Park on the 8th May 2016, would also […]

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