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.
AUGUST 23RD 2016Radio station reaches out to Armed Forces Community
A Lincoln-based radio station have reached out to the Armed Forces Community by pledging their support for Defence personnel and their families in the Armed Forces Covenant.Read the full story →
AUGUST 17TH 2016Police thank Wellingborough air cadet
Cadet Shaquille Bartley of Wellingborough’s 378 (Mannock) Squadron Air Training Corps had a surprise visit by members of Wellingborough Police’s Safer Communities Team who thanked him for his actions at a road traffic collision in the town earlier in the day yesterday (Tuesday 16 August).Read the full story →
FEATURE ARTICLEAir Cadets’ 75th anniversary celebrations hit new heights in the East Midlands
2016 has been a special year for the RAF Air Cadets as they celebrate the organisation’s 75th anniversary – and cadets and volunteers from the East Midlands joined the 5,000 at RAF College Cranwell last weekend for a spectacular showcase.
FEATURE ARTICLETaking the plunge
For most people the idea of having to escape from a helicopter that had plunged metres under the water would be a nightmare, but reservists from Nottingham have been putting their skills to the test by taking part in an underwater escape exercise.
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