Last Month in the #RMfamily

Last Month in the #RMfamily

17/11/2017

Here’s our round-up of the last month within the #RMfamily. The Expedition 5 Team have set off to Madagascar. This is their third island, as they cross the world’s largest Islands, using only human power. A team of made up of 8 serving and former Royal Marines successfully brok.... Read more »

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THIS WEEK'S GLOBE & LAUREL - NOV/DEC 1997

15/11/2017

This week's #ArchiveGnL post from the Globe & Laurel Magazine goes back 20 years to 1997, when many current 'more senior' serving members were in the early stages of life as a Royal Marine. 'Barbie Girl' by Aqua was No1 in the charts (how lucky we were...!.... Read more »

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The West Country 100 Dinner – A Commando Night

14/11/2017

Friday 10th November saw some of the West Country’s prominent business leaders gather to support The Royal Marines Charity and share an evening of fine food and captivating entertainment from The Band of HM Royal Marines at the Officers' Mess, Commando Training Centre Royal Marines, and Ly.... Read more »

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FRANKTON 75 COCKLESHELL ENDEAVOUR

13/11/2017

December 2017 will mark the 75th anniversary of Operation FRANKTON, which has been described as the most courageous raid of WW2. The Cockleshell Heroes have been immortalised by a Hollywood film, documentaries and books but, more significantly, they are part of Royal Marine heritage. T.... Read more »

TRMC Resettlement Careers Fair

Book your slot at our upcoming Resettlement & Careers Fair

10/11/2017

We are delighted to be able to offer pre-bookable, private one-to-one sessions with our exhibitors at our upcoming Resettlement & Careers Fair. This is a rare opportunity to get ‘up close and personal’ with employers, maybe to ask that burning question, have your CV critiqued or.... Read more »

The 2 Minutes To 2 Minutes Challenge

The 2 minutes to 2 minutes Challenge

09/11/2017

At 11 am on the 11th of November, a team of staff from David Lloyd Clubs, Westbury, will start running on a treadmill, continuing to run for the next 24 hours between the 2 minutes silence on the 11th November (Armistice Day) through till the 2 minutes silence on 12th November (Remembrance Sunday)..... Read more »

A thank you to the RMA and The Royal Marines Charity

A thank you to the RMA & The Royal Marines Charity

08/11/2017

Steve Richards is a former Royal Marine Officer, who was medically discharged with PTSD and a range of associated autoimmune problems. Thankfully, Steve has overcome his demons, but his physical health was becoming more problematic. He was very grateful to receive an adapted Segway to assist with.... Read more »

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EXPEDITION 5 – Island 3: MADAGASCAR

07/11/2017

Madagascar, the ‘red island’ is the fourth largest island on earth. Famed for its kaleidoscopic biodiversity, towering baobab trees, and its rich varied cultural heritage. Surrounded by 5000KM of coastline, Madagascar’s highest peak is Maromoktra, standing at 2,876m. For these r.... Read more »

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65 Degrees North - ACONCAGUA 2018

06/11/2017

In January 2018, 65 Degrees North will set out to summit ‘The Roof of the Americas'. Mt. Aconcagua, is the highest mountain in South America, North America and outside of the Himalaya (Asia), by extension, the highest point in both Western and Southern Hemispheres. Its name originates f.... Read more »

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Exped Orange - The Length of the Orange River

02/11/2017

In January 2018, a team made up of 3 Ex Royal Marines will be walking the length of the Orange River in Africa, from source to sea – raising funds Veterans for Wildlife & The Royal Marines Charity. The three former Bootnecks will complete the 2200KM completely unaided and unsupported, a.... Read more »