29 May '12, 4pm

Earl of Wessex visits the MC: His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex has made his first visit to the Reinforcem...

RTMC Chilwell is responsible for the training, equipping and administering of all individual Service and civilian reinforcements in order to prepare them for service in operational theatres, including Afghanistan, or for peacetime defence commitments. His Royal Highness Prince Edward visited the RTMC on Monday, 28 May, in his capacity as the Royal Honorary Colonel of The London Regiment, to see for himself how the RTMC receives and administers reservists before they start their pre-deployment training and service overseas. A total of 21 soldiers from The London Regiment are currently mobilising through the centre for onward deployment to Afghanistan later in the year. Prince Edward spent the morning touring the facilities and chatting to members of the regiment. The Prince was accompanied by the Commanding Officer of The London Regiment, Lieutenant Colonel Marc Overton. Bo...

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decc.gov.uk 28 May '12, 8am

Secretary of State Edward Davey visiting Biddick Hall estate in South Tyneside, where he was shown the technology used to ...