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Bruce Luckman LL Cert

August 7th 2018

Award for long-serving volunteer

Senior Adult Volunteer Lieutenant (SCC ) Bruce Luckman RNR was presented with his certificate by Louise Potter the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire during the unit’s annual inspection in June. He explained: “It was a total surprise, all be it a nice surprise. On reflection I am very humbled and very proud to be recognised for […]

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David Derbyshire

July 26th 2018

All change at TS Tiger

He re-joined T.S Tiger 40 years ago in 1978, and moved through the ranks and made Officer in Charge before completing the Command Course in 2000 and being promoted to  Commanding Officer (CO) until 2009 when he moved to Loughborough Unit. After just four years there he was personally selected by the Area Officer to […]

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Cadets taking part in the flag raising event

June 26th 2018

Raising a flag to mark the beginning of Armed Forces Week

The event that took place at Nottinghamshire County Council on the Embankment, saw cadets be joined by Cadet Force adult volunteers, veterans, council employees and civic dignitaries. The annual event included a veteran raising the flag who had previously served in as a National Serviceman in the Royal Army Medical Corps in the late 1950s […]

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June 6th 2018

Volunteering in the East Midlands

Being a volunteer can mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people, however, it could see you give up some of your spare time to help your community, make a positive difference to the lives of other people and have the opportunity to gain new skills such as leadership and the […]

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Mansfield Royal Marines Cadets

April 18th 2018

Mansfield Cadets recruiting adult volunteers

Colour Sergeant Paul Squires, a former cadet and currently the unit’s only adult volunteer explained how he got involved: “I owe so much to the cadets, it was the adult instructors who shaped my life during my teenage years, I decided to repay the commitment shown to me and become an instructor. “It is rewarding […]

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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

A number of cadets received promotions to Cadet First Class and Junior First Class ranks, there were also a number of individual awards given out to members of the unit who have shown exceptional effort in the last year. The drill team were commended for winning the district trophy and finishing sixth in the area […]

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Lincoln Royal Marine cadets with the Gibraltar cup they won last year

January 19th 2018

Lincoln cadets success in national competition

The prestigious Portsmouth Cup is an annual competition that seeks to find the best Royal Marine Cadet unit from the Sea Cadet Corps (SCC), the Combined Cadet Force (CCF) and the Royal Marine Volunteer Cadet Corps (RMVCC). The competition involved each cadet team who were aged 13-17 years old presenting a summary of what their […]

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Air Cadets from 121 (Boston) Squadron collecting for the Poppy Appeal

November 7th 2017

Weekend round up – 6/11/17

Members of 203 (Loughborough) and 160 (Lincoln) Squadrons were in Peterborough at the weekend, helping their colleagues from 158 Regiment Royal Logistics Corps to ride the equivalent distance to Cairo for charity without leaving the city. The Army Reserves helped the continuous effort complete a combined 2,200 miles in 30 hours on four exercise bikes […]

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1279 (Melton Mowbray) Squadron at RAF Cranwell

October 24th 2017

Weekend round up 23/10/2017

Around 400 Sea Cadets and Royal Marines Cadets descended on London for the Trafalgar Parade on Sunday including representatives from Nottingham, Boston and Lincoln units. Cadets put on an impressive display in Trafalgar Square to mark the 212th anniversary of Horatio Nelson’s led victory over the French and Spanish Navies. Two Royal Marine Cadets from […]

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October 10th 2017

Weekend Round Up 9/10/17

Saturday saw cadets demonstrating their skills in the National First Aid Competition where the overall winners were Dollar Academy from Scotland. On Sunday the First Aid Trainers Course at Yardley Chase with LNR ACF’s Staff Sergeant Instructor Michelle Grimes among those teaching the potentially life-saving techniques. South and East Midlands Wing of the RAF Air […]

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