East Midlands Reserve Forces and Cadets Association (RFCA) supports both Reserve Forces and Cadet organisations throughout the region. The RFCA also facilitates the management of both the Reserve and Cadet estate.
FEBRUARY 8TH 2016The opportunities are endless at HMS Sherwood
Taking part in one of Europe’s largest military training exercises; patrolling the seas in Gibraltar; attending a Festival of Remembrance in London and receiving seasonal awards have all been opportunities embraced by Reservists in Nottingham over the last 12 months.Read the full story →
FEBRUARY 8TH 2016Wigston Air Cadets celebrate success with Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant
1461 (Wigston & District) Squadron Air Training Corps (ATC) celebrated the 75th anniversary of the Air Cadet Organisation in style at the weekend with Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Leicestershire, Lady Gretton.Read the full story →
FEBRUARY 8TH 2016RAF Air Cadets join forces for 75th anniversary parade
The sound of drums could be heard right across Rushden yesterday (Sunday 7 February), as cadets from neighbouring Squadrons joined together to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Air Training Corps.Read the full story →
JANUARY 26TH 2016The Forces’ Bike Shed revs up to celebrate 1st birthday
Motorbike enthusiasts rode into Chetwynd Barracks, Chilwell to celebrate the first birthday of The Forces’ Bike Shed.Read the full story →
FEATURE ARTICLEVeteran inspires young people in his home town
A veteran who served with the Royal Marines for 23 years is looking forward to learning new skills and trying out new activities including powerboating though his role as a Sea Cadet Volunteer.
FEATURE ARTICLEKenyan adventure for Nottingham Reservists
Two Reservists from Nottingham have travelled almost 5,000 miles to Kenya for their first experience of deploying overseas with the Army Reserve.
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