Archives: March 2020


ERS Gold deadline extended
26.03.2020

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
24.03.2020

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

Military stands up COVID Support Force
20.03.2020

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) will put an additional 10,000 military personnel at a higher readiness and place Reserves on standby to support public s...

Spring! Season of new life, lambs and… lurgy!
11.03.2020

The first blog of 2020 as January and February shot by before we had time to blink and we are already careering towards Easter! Lots of things happeni...


Reserve Forces
Cadets