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Slovenia sees British regular reserves in action

Photo credit: Staff Sergeant Mark Nesbit RLC (Phot)


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One Army: How Royal Anglian reservists from Norfolk play their part in Britain’s armed forces

With army reservists of the Royal Anglian Regiment training overseas alongside full-time regular battalions, MARK SHIELDS looks at how collaboration is increasingly important to the future of the army.

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Slovenia sees British regular reserves in action. Photo credit: Staff Sergeant Mark Nesbit RLC (Phot)


Triglav Star: On exercise with the Royal Anglians deep in Slovenia’s Julian Alps

Norfolk-based soldiers from the 3rd Battalion the Royal Anglian Regiment are testing their skills on an overseas exercise in some of Europe’s toughest terrain. Reporter MARK SHIELDS joined them.

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Troops from 13 Air Assault Support Regiment Royal Logistic Corps and 8 Field Company (Para) and 7 Air Assault Battalion Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers train at Stanta

STANTA military training area to close private road at night after locals use it as ‘rat run’ during live fire drills

A private road which runs through a military training base is being closed overnight after locals kept using it as a shortcut – even during training drills where live rounds were in use.

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Lt Col Dom Biddick MBE MC Commanding Officer of 1st Bn The Royal Anglian Regiment.

‘We have seen significant progress’ says Royal Anglian commander in Afghanistan

While much was made when British troops left Helmand Province after 13 years last year, there are still British soldiers on active duty in Afghanistan.

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Soldiers from the Royal Anglian Regiment 1st Battalion mark Armed Forces Day in Afghanistan.

Royal Anglian Regiment marks Armed Forces Day in Afghanistan

East Anglian soldiers in Afghanistan have joined thousands of servicemen and women around the world in celebrating Armed Forces Day.

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