Not your average day for an Army Air Corps Reservist

Not your average day for an Army Air Corps Reservist

  • 21/06/2020 10:48:00
Not your average day for an Army Air Corps Reservist   Standing on the scorching runway at Gila Bend Air Force Base in the Arizona Desert is a far cry from a 6 Regiment Army Air Corps Lance Corporal’s day job.  Lance Corporal Natasha Jones works in hospital foundation trusts as the Dietetic Service Lead, where she supervises and manages junior members of her team. A job which has plenty of cross over with her role in the Army Reserves as an Apache Landin...
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LORD LIEUTENANT OF HAMPSHIRE VISITS COUNTY RESERVISTS DELIVERING TESTING

LORD LIEUTENANT OF HAMPSHIRE VISITS COUNTY RESERVISTS DELIVERING TESTING

  • 19/06/2020 10:30:00
Approximately 120 reserve soldiers from 4th Battalion The Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment ‘The Tigers’ have been mobilised as a COVID Support Force.  4 PWRR are delivering COVID-19 support to testing, operating Mobile Testing Units in Hampshire and the South East and have so far enabled over 10,000 tests.    On 15 Jun, The Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire Mr Nigel Atkinson, who is also the 4 PWRR Honorary Colonel, went along to see how th...
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Army Reservists from 7 RIFLES deploy on two operations simultaneously: operating COVID-19 Mobile Testing units in the Thames Valley; and UN peace-keeping in Cyprus.

Army Reservists from 7 RIFLES deploy on two operations simultaneously: operating COVID-19 Mobile Testing units in the Thames Valley; and UN peace-keeping in Cyprus.

  • 16/06/2020 10:30:00
7th Battalion The Rifles are supporting the NHS by providing nearly 100 Army Reservists for COVID-19 Mobile Testing Units in the Thames Valley as part of OPERATION RESCRIPT.   The Mobile Testing Units allow people who suspect that they have COVID-19 to self-administer a swab test, which is then processed at a Regional Testing Centre in Oxford. 7 RIFLES personnel underwent training from 4PWRR in operating the units, reassuring the public, and correct use of PPE at E...
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Ex. Yeoman’s Observer 2019

Ex. Yeoman’s Observer 2019

  • 14/06/2020 10:47:00
Ex. Yeoman’s Observer 2019 106 Regiment Royal Artillery Battlefield Tour   75 years after Allied Forces landed in Normandy in the largest seaborne invasion in history, personnel from 106 Regiment Royal Artillery crossed the Channel to see for themselves the formidable defences of Hitler’s Atlantic Wall and the Battlefields of Normandy.   The Battlefield study began by visiting Omaha Beach, Dog Green Sector, made famous by the opening scene...
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Reserve Soldier Profile on Skills for Life

Reserve Soldier Profile on Skills for Life

  • 10/06/2020 13:00:00
SKILLS FOR LIFE   151 RLC Reservist Cheryl Martin has recently been promoted to the rank of Lance Corporal.  After obtaining her LGV Category C licence with a local driver training school, it was off to the Defence School of Transport, where Cheryl learnt how to be an Army Driver. The Defence School of Transport based at Normandy Barracks, Leaconfield, East Yorkshire is the centre of excellence for providing driver transport and management training for militar...
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