Archives: December 2017

Armed Forces Covenant Annual Report 2017

The Armed Forces Covenant Annual Report 2017 was published on 18 December 2017. The report – the sixth since the Armed Forces Act 2011 came int...

Double Covenant signing in Outer Hebrides

Almost 2,000 businesses across the UK have now signed the Armed Forces Covenant, as organisations of all sizes and sectors pledge their support for Re...

Armed Forces praised at Chambers event

HRFCA were in Glasgow on 7 December as guests at the Scottish Chambers of Commerce Annual Business Address 2017. The event, hosted by TV presente...

The Armed Forces at Christmas

Our colleagues at Defence Relationship Management and the Ministry of Defence have launched a festive campaign to encourage employers to show the...

National recognition for Jodie

A Highland Drummer from Fort William has received national recognition for her dedication to Cadet Piping & Drumming. Cadet Colour Sergeant J...

Positive sign for Brora cadets

A new Army Cadet Force unit in Brora is looking to a brighter future. Brora Detachment, which is part of 1st Battalion the Highlanders Army ...

Associations hold Parliamentary reception

Highland Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association and Lowland Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association held a well-attended recep...

Highland musicians excel at competition

Cadets from 1st Battalion the Highlanders recently travelled to Edinburgh to take part in the Cadet Force Piping & Drumming Competitions. The...

Chamber pledges Armed Forces support

Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce has signed the UK Armed Forces Covenant. In doing so it has made a commitment to support the country...

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