March 27, 2015
The Royal Artillery Boxing Finals 2015
It was a highly eventful night for all concerned as the Royal Artillery Championship Finals 2015 came to an exciting end.
Throughout the week the Regiments have all been involved in the preliminaries which lead to a packed night of excitement and great boxing by all concerned.
Some of the Comments from the Regiments that took part:- &nb...
March 17, 2015
Exercise Brief Encounter (Friday 13th March and Saturday 14th March)
Exercise Brief Encounter took place this weekend just gone (Friday 13th and Saturday 14th March). Ex Brief Encounter offers potential officers both Regular and reserve the chance to experience first-hand the equipment capability and career opportunities that exist within the Royal Artillery. Over the weekend, all teams and DS participated in a series of round robin stan...
March 9, 2015
The RA Charitable Fund is the Gunner Charity. This is what we stand for:
The RA Charitable Fund financially supports all officers and soldiers and their dependants whether serving
or retired,widowed or divorced who are in need.
In February alone the Charitable Fund has assisted in over 120 cases with total grants reaching over £51,000. A total of 24 of these cases were serving soldiers.
These are the top items that we assi...
March 9, 2015
My name is Abraham Day and I'm a bombardier from 47th Regt RA, I have served for 7 years so far and completed 3 tours of Afghanistan.
I joined the RA in my father’s footsteps and also my grandmothers. My father was a gunner in 50 RA and I believe my grandmother was an aircraft spotter during WW2.
I have decided to run my next challenge for the RAA as it is a charity and organisation close to my heart and home. I'm running 8 mile...
February 27, 2015
The Royal Artillery Band has had a very busy couple of years with many concert’s and commemorations to attend. This week it threw open its doors to budding musicians from around the country.
These young people then took part in a day of musical activities designed to give them an insight in to life as an Army Musician. The day started with rehearsals in the band room where they played with Army mentor musicians under the direction of Sgt Keith Be...