Archives: April 2020

COVID Support Force: the MOD’s contribution to the coronavirus response

On 18 March the Defence Secretary announced new measures to enable armed forces personnel to support public services in response to the coronavirus ou...

New measures to support battle against coronavirus in Scotland

The military has stepped up its work in Scotland as part of the ongoing UK Government response to coronavirus. From March 27, three RAF Puma helicopte...

ERS Gold deadline extended

The deadline for the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold submissions has been extended from March 25 to May 21. This gives UK employers who...

Awards for island cadets

Last month, Orkney & Shetland Battery cadets held their annual Awards Night to celebrate the achievements of the cadets.  On February 22 the ...

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