Archives: December 2017


Armed Forces Covenant Annual Report 2017
19.12.2017

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
12.12.2017

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
11.12.2017

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
06.12.2017

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
29.11.2017

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
24.11.2017

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
23.11.2017

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

Highland musicians excel at competition
22.11.2017

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
21.11.2017

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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