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Army ammo experts keep it in the family

A highly decorated British Army explosives expert made history when he presented his daughter with her Ammunition Technician badge after she graduated in the trade to follow in her father’s heroic footsteps. Lt Col Eamon Heakin RLC QGM, of Wantage, Oxfordshire, became the first ever British Army officer to proudly […]

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Inter-Services 30th Anniversary Triathlon

Elite teams from the Army, Royal Navy and RAF battled through scorching weather to compete in the annual OA Inter-Services Triathlon at Cotswold Water Park. Competitors swam through 1.5km of open water, cycled 41km of tricky terrain and finished the course with a 10km run. The high temperatures provided additional […]

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Capt Rob Cooke undertaking PT alongside the Somali National Army in Baidoa

Contributing to Somalian security efforts

British Forces are currently deployed as part of Op TANGHAM, with RLC officers and soldiers contributing to over 20% of the deployed force. There are five distinct contributions that The RLC is making across Somalia, which include allowing the Somali National Army (SNA) to be accountable and professional and developing […]

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A Soldier from Number 7 Company Coldstream Guards awaits to be replaced by the Royal Logistic Corps Photo: Sgt Randall RLC

The RLC mounts the Queens Guard

3 Regiment Royal Logistic Corps based at Dalton Barracks in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, has parked up its vehicles for three months for a once in a lifetime opportunity to Guard Her Majesty The Queen’s Royal Palaces and The Crown Jewels. The prestigious honour, which puts the regiment centre stage at the […]

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New RLC yacht is named

In May 18, held a naming ceremony at Seaview Yacht Club on the Isle of Wight to name its brand new 40’ Elan Impression cruising yacht. Spirit of St George II (SOSG II) has been purchased for the whole RLC family and is available for both serving and retired members […]

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The team come home

In memory of a bomb disposal hero

On the 11 Dec 2017, Christopher Legg, an Ammunition Technician in The Royal Logistic Corps was tragically killed in a road traffic accident while serving in Canada. In his memory, Chris’ family; wife, sister, father and uncle took on the Jurassic Coast challenge to raise money for Felix Fund and […]

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RLC Sports Awards 2018

The RLC Sports Awards 2018

The RLC Sports Awards 2018 were held on 4 Jul 18 at the Officers’ Mess at Deepcut. MGL Lt Gen Mark Poffley was in attendance along with former Brig’s and other former officers of the Corps. The prizes were presented by rugby star Andy Goode. Below is the full list of […]

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Corps Open Day marks RLC25

On Sat 7 Jul, the Princess Royal Barracks at Deepcut threw open its doors to the public to mark 25 years of The Royal Logistic Corps. It was a fun filled day for all the family which included a special display by the Silver Stars Parachute Display Team, the Party in the […]

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Parchments were presented to logistic specialist supply warrant officer Class 1 (WO1) Daniel Winfield, petroleum operator WO1 Paul Franks and ammunition technician WO1 Andrew Bannister. Pics: Corporal Ben Beale/ MoD Crown

The RLC appoints three new conductors

Three new conductors have been appointed at The RLC’s prestigious annual parchment ceremony held at RHQ The RLC at Deepcut. Lt Gen M W Poffley KCB OBE presented parchments to logistic specialist supply warrant officer Class 1 (WO1) Daniel Winfield, petroleum operator WO1 Paul Franks and ammunition technician WO1 Andrew […]

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Jamie Hutch and Tim Tucker

Six marathons in six days for charity

Two soldiers from the 160th Infantry Brigade based at Brecon Barracks aim to run six marathons in six days to raise money to combat cancer. Jamie Hutch and Tim Tucker will be tackling the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge beginning on 7 July undertaking a total distance of 140 miles taking […]

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