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Annual Review 2008

With almost 45,00 Cadets and 8,500 adult volunteer instructors dispersed throughout some 1760 detachments in every corner of the United Kingdom, the Army Cadet Force is one of the largest and most successful youth organisations in the country.

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Lesotho Expedition 2010

Cadet150 Lesotho Expedition

60 Cadets and 10 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers are to be selected from the Combined Cadet Force: Sea Cadet Corps, Army Cadet Force and Air Training Corps, to take part in an opportunity of a lifetime. Click here for more details.


Past, present and future

In 2010 the Cadet Forces will celebrate 150 years of history and achievement. Her Majesty The Queen has graciously agreed to be the patron of Cadet150 event. More 

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Uniform to Work (& School) Day Cadet150 Young First Aider Awards 2009 New trophy for ACF fundraisers

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Normandy Landings Celebrations

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Queen's Birthday Honours

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Friday 26 June has been declared Uniform to Work Day 2009

Friday 26 June has been declared Uniform to Work Day 2009. This initiative began last year when the TA celebrated its 100th anniversary with the first ever Uniform to Work Day. This year it has been expanded to include members of the cadet forces, all of whom are very welcome to wear their uniforms to work or school on 26 June, if they wish to do so. Read more »

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