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.

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APRIL 18TH 2018

Mansfield Cadets recruiting adult volunteers
Mansfield Royal Marines Cadets

Mansfield Royal Marine Cadets are currently recruiting adult volunteers to help run the unit.

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RPS Group with soldiers from 170 and 158 Regiements

APRIL 18TH 2018

Army Reserve share leadership skills with RPS

Employees from RPS Group had the opportunity to develop their team working and leadership skills at an exclusive Army event last week.

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APRIL 17TH 2018

Fire crew learn more about life in the reserves

Firefighters from Edwinstowe Fire Station had the chance to learn more about life in the Royal Naval Reserve (RNR) thanks to a visit to HMS Sherwood.

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The Sea Cadet Unit with MP Alberto Costa  Photo credited to Tom Clark

APRIL 17TH 2018

Local MP Visits Broughton Astley Sea Cadets

MP for South Leicestershire, Alberto Costa visited Broughton Astley Sea Cadets to help celebrate the unit’s first Annual Awards Evening on Monday 9th April 2018.

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APRIL 16TH 2018

National Success at Skegness Army Cadets
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A senior cadet from Skegness was recently selected to attend a gruelling five-day competition to find the National Champion Cadet within the Army Cadet Force (ACF).

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John at a tournamnet
Members of 1300 (Sutton in Ashfield) Squadron at Lincolnshire Avuiation Museum
Breakfast stop just outside Munich
Cadet musicians performed solos throughout the concert.
Army Cadets demonstrated proper weapons handling technique
Brigadier Matthew Lowe trying the flight simulator
Flight Lieutenant David Berry was presented with a copy of the Air Cadets history to commemorate the occasion
The Air Commodore met supporters of 198 Squadron
The band played a wide range of music.
A young cadet playing at the concert.
Air Commodore Dawn McCafferty used her speech to comment on the quality of the new centre
The band was made up of members of ACF bands from around the country as well as well as the band of Lincolnshire Fire Service.
CA John Gooding was awarded a certificate of commendation for his service to the ACF.
Ski briefings for on equipment, weather and timings
LNR on top of the world ready for a full days skiing
Members of Lincolnshire Army Cadet Force Band after the concert.
LNR ACF take part in Ski Cadet 2018
Cadet Sergeant Kira Roberts received the Lincolnshire ACF 'Musician of the Year' Award.
CI Ray Cowlam was presented with a token of appreciation for his many years of volunteering
Cadets were divided into 5 groups ranging from beginner to advanced
Cadets demonstrated how to perform CPR
The band also performed the national anthem.
VIPs with detachment commanders (1)
Smiles all round on the slopes
Cadets enjoy a meal together
SMI Ken Bisney was awarded a fourth clasp and gold rosette for his Cadet Force Medal.
Guests were given a tour of the new centre
The Brigadier and the Air Commodore being given a talk on the Duke of Edinburgh's Award
Air Commodore Dawn McCafferty and Cllr Ozzy O'Shea meeting local cadets
A view from the top
The guests had a chance to meet cadets and find out about thier experiences
Ready for a day on the slopes

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