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.
JULY 28TH 2016Lincoln Sergeant’s expertise required in Austrian Alps
A reservist from Lincoln has been hitting new heights helping fellow volunteers walk through the Austrian Alps as part of an Army Reserve adventure training activity.Read the full story →
JULY 27TH 2016City of Derby cadets reach last six for national award
The 126 (City of Derby) Squadron has reached the last six in the annual competition to be crowned the best Air Cadet unit in the country.
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JULY 22ND 2016External Scrutiny Team – Annual Report 2016
In this, second statutory report, the External Scrutiny Team have concentrated mainly on the Ministry of Defence’s progress towards completing its Future Reserves 2020 (FR20) programme, as this lies at the heart of regenerating a healthy Reserve.Read the full story →
FEATURE ARTICLELocal cadets show support for outgoing Chief of Air Staff at special ceremony
Members from the South and East Midlands Wing Air Training Corps represented cadets across the nation by saying a personal thank you to the retiring Chief of Air Staff at a special dining out and sunset ceremony at RAF Cranwell in Lincolnshire.
FEATURE ARTICLE75th Anniversary Air Cadets Parade returns to its home in Leicester
Over 300 staff and cadets of South and East Midlands Wing gathered in Leicester city centre on Sunday 10 July to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Air Training Corps, which was formed on 5 February 1941 with 1F (City of Leicester) Squadron.
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