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Articles from 2019

Maj Dean Hammett (left) was runner-up in the Apprenticeship Champion category and LCpl Charlie Phillips (29 Regt RLC) received the Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice runner up award

RLC Army apprentice awards

An RLC Major and LCpl have been recognised for their efforts at the Army Apprentice of the Year Awards 2018. Major Dean Hammett, The RLC Designated Officer, was runner-up in the Apprenticeship Champion category and LCpl Charlie Phillips (29 Regt RLC), received the Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice runner-up award. The […]

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9 Regt are the new Army Rugby Champions

9 Regt wins Army Rugby Championship

9 Regiment’s rugby team triumphed at the Army Cup yesterday to take the title of Army Champion. The team of newcomers beat seasoned finalists the Royal Welsh by 16-15 during a game of two halves that went down to the wire. Congratulations 9 Regt!

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27 Regiment’s LCpl Chez Nihell won his professional debut at London's O2 Arena, pictured with his wife Cpl Alanna Nihell

27 Regt boxing team packs a punch

27 Regiment LCpl Chez Nihell made his professional debut at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday 23 Feb 2019 winning 39-37 on points against opponent Kent Kauppinen (2-8). The Army Sportsman of the Year 2018 fought his way to victory over his opponent during four three-minute rounds at the cruiserweight limit […]

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SSgt Sheridan Lucas is promoted to WO2 and will become Company Sergeant Major (CSM) of Peninsular (Training) Company in June.

RLC women break new ground

Three RLC service women are breaking new ground having been selected for key roles at the Infantry Training Centre (ITC) Catterick. Capt Jacquie Barlow moves from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) to ITC as a Major in command of a Company. Capt Gemma Pearson moves from her role as […]

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RLC FOUNDATION 2018 – 19 REVIEW NOW ONLINE

The Royal Logistic Corps Foundation Review 2018-2019, which brings together the best work from logistics professionals from industry, the Army and Academia, is now available online. Among the Review prize winners this year is the essay by Capt Tom Saddleton on ‘Toxic leadership – Can it truly be cut out […]

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WO1 Phil Broom

Corps SM looks ahead to a year of opportunity

The RLC Corps Sergeant Major WO1 Phil Broom has appeared on BFBS Aldershot to talk about his first six months in the position and why there is plenty to look forward to in 2019. “This year we begin to embark on the next 25 years of the Corps and hopefully […]

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Sports Support for Afghan Cadets

The RLC has played an important part in donating sports kit to Afghanistan to aid Afghan Officer Cadets partaking in the Afghan National Army Officer Academy (ANAOA) selection process. Sgt (SI) Yvette Kemp RAPTC would like to thank everyone who has donated trainers, sports bras and other sporting attire. She […]

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Royal Visit for 9 Regiment

HRH The Princess Royal, Colonel in Chief of the RLC, has paid a Royal visit to Buckley Barracks, the HQ of 9 Regiment RLC. Her visit took place in company with the Lord Lieutenant of Wiltshire, Brigadier Murray, the Corps Adjutant and the Corps Sergeant Major. The visitors were greeted […]

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Off to a flying start in winter sports

1 Regiment Alpine Ski Team is off to a flying start in Serre Chevalier competing at Ex SPARTAN HIKE. So far, the team has given a confident performance in the Individual Giant Slalom. Lt Lewis-Taylor led the way with a fourth place finish. Pte White, Pte Squires (both 12 Sqn) and […]

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RLC chef LCpl Scott is working onboard HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH alongside Royal Naval chefs

Catering alongside the Royal Navy

RLC chef LCpl Scott A Barnett writes about his experiences catering onboard HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH working alongside Royal Naval chefs. Since joining HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH in Jun 2018, I have had an interesting time, it has been a real eye opener in what it takes to run the five different galleys […]

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