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Marking Remembrance Day

The nation fell silent as HRH The Queen and members of the Royal Family joined the traditional Remembrance Sunday service at the Cenotaph in London on 12 Nov. There was a two-minute silence observed nationally and wreaths were laid commemorating those Servicemen and women killed in all conflicts since the […]

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Flying the flag for Army Netball

The England Roses won four out of four matches at the Netball Europe Open Championships 17 to retain their title in Cardiff. This year’s Championships saw three players from the Army compete. Private Fern Davies represented Wales while Lance Corporal Adi Bolakoro and Corporal Alisis Nawele took to the court […]

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Army Photographic Competition

The Army Photographic Competition winners have been announced with Army Photographer Sgt Rupert Frere taking the ‘Photographer of the Year’ crown with his professional portfolio of images portraying military life during the past 12 months. Winners were announced on Weds 25 Oct at a ceremony held at the Imperial War […]

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Enduro

RLC Enduro

From the 13 to 15 Oct 17, units from across the Army, the RAF, both Regular and Reserve, as well as foreign troops, took part in the Army Enduro Championships held in Bovington. 9 Regiment entered a team of six in a competitive field of 98 riders, which included a […]

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Loggys on Parade

3 Reg Royal guard duty honour

Soldiers from Abingdon based 3 Regiment swapped their role of supply for a bit of spit and polish as they took on the honour of guarding Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Family at the Royal Palaces. Usually these troops are more accustomed to driving heavy trucks across great […]

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EXERCISE JOINT CATERER Cook off

Chefs “cook-off” for Ex Joint Caterer

Army Chefs had to compete in a gruelling ‘cook off’ to land a place on Exercise Joint Caterer. The selection process for each team to make the Ex is rigorous, with chefs having to earn their place at the Food Services Wing at Worthy Down during ‘cook offs’ which take […]

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Bi-annual predecessors lunch

The RLC Corps Sergeant Major has hosted the bi-annual predecessors lunch at the Central Sergeants Mess, Deepcut. 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. “It is important we look after our Corps family and […]

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Major James Hugo Marshall RLC. Photo: The Defence School of Transport – Crown Copyright

Major fundraising for children’s charity

A Major in The RLC is turning his hand to some odd jobs to raise money for a children’s charity. Major James Hugo Marshall RLC is offering bicycle repair and servicing and mobile phone screen fixing services to raise money for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy charity, Harrison’s Fund. He was inspired […]

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The RLC represented at Invictus

One former soldier who has won a medal at the Invictus Games is Martin Tye, formerly of The RLC. The former Lance Corporal was medically discharged from The RLC after being injured in Kabul in 2009, when a suicide bomber drove into his vehicle. He lost the ability to walk. […]

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17 Regt's Mexflote in action Photo: @DefenceOps

Hurricane support in the Caribbean

17 Port and Maritime Regiment RLC has been working hard in the Caribbean to support those affected by the devastating hurricanes that have swept across the region this month. Members of the regiment onboard Royal Navy support vessel RFA Mounts Bay, have been providing aid to the islands following Hurricane […]

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