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Articles from March 2017

Ensuring loved ones stay in touch

Defence Minister Mark Lancaster has announced a new cutting edge mailing system for friends and family to send letters to personnel around the world. The imail INtouch system will take over from the e-bluey on 1 April 2017. Mark Lancaster, Defence Minister, said: “Along with improved internet connections and global […]

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Commander Joint Forces Command Commendations

The RLC has received individual Commander Joint Forces Commendations in recognition of its excellence in logistic operations over the last year. Lt Col CM Morton Lt Col CM Morton of SO1 J3 Ops UK & ROW, Defence Supply Chain Operations and Movements (DSCOM), has been awarded a Commander Joint Forces […]

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Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial unveiled

HM The Queen, accompanied by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, unveiled the Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial at Victoria Embankment Gardens in London on 9 March. The new Memorial recognises the contributions of the UK Armed Forces and all UK citizens who deployed in the Gulf region, Iraq and Afghanistan from […]

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The Logistics and Distribution Award

17 Port and Maritime Regiment, The Royal Logistic Corps won ‘The Logistics and Distribution Award’ at the European Logistics and Supply Chain’s 20th Anniversary Supply Chain Excellence Awards. This award was for its work as the Vanguard Enabling Group Headquarters (VE Gp HQ), enabling, sustaining and redeploying over 1400 troops […]

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Ex LOGISTIC BOARDER 17

Ex LOGISTIC BOARDER 17 has yet again proved a great success with 68 boarders from across the Corps in attendance from 14 Jan – 4 Feb 17. This has been the most attended competition in recent years. Teams and individual boarders comprising of old hands of the sport to those […]

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Ex SKI RLC 2017

More than 400 Regular and Reserve Royal Logistic Corps officers and soldiers travelled to the Bavarian Alps to compete at Exercise SKI RLC 2017 in Rupholding. Competitors in both the Nordic and Alpine disciplines raced in multiple events over the two week exercise supported by admin and race staff from […]

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