CR3 SME Role

This is a great opportunity for a Gunnery SI or SNCO / WO with ATDU experience to deliver the CR3 and Boxer Training Solution. Former SO2s or SO3s with Armd and Tech experience would also be attractive.

Please note I am not recruiting, just sharing the opportunity.

However, I did work on the successful bid and know the team and the Training Solution. I would be happy to provide more information to credible applicants via HHQ.

Alternatively, send an Initial response to

Lt Col (Retd) Matt Cocup
(Contact via HHQ)

Job Specification


70th Anniversary of The Korean Armistice

2023 marks 70 years since the signing of the armistice that bought about an end to military operations during the Korean War. 60,000 service personnel from across Britain and the Commonwealth saw action during the Korean War, with 1,100 losing their lives.

The 8th Kings Royal Irish Hussars played a significant role in the war.

A record of their involvement can be found on the museum’s website.

The Royal British Legion will be marking this important milestone in an often-forgotten conflict with a special service of remembrance at Horse Guards Parade on Thursday 27 July from 11 am. 

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Royal Hospital Chelsea (RHC) Founder’s Day 2023

The Regimental Association has received a small allocation of tickets for RHC Founder’s Day, which will take place on Thursday 8th June 2023 at RHC beginning at 1030hrs. Those attending must arrive at RHC between 0900hrs – 1000hrs.

Any member wishing to be considered for a ticket/tickets to the event are to submit their details (as per Page 2) to the Regimental Secretary by Friday 10 March.

The Cavalry Lunch Club

Tickets are now available for the next Cavalry Lunch Club lunch at The Cavalry and Guards Club on Thursday 22nd September 2022 at 12.00pm for a 12.30 pm lunch.

Sir Richard Dearlove, former Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6), will be the guest speaker.

Booking information and notes about the speaker can be found on page 2.

Trials Engineers: 12-month contracts, Telford

Trials Engineers x5 needed to join the trials team supporting the planning, test and qualification of this new Challenger III Battle Tank for the UK MOD. You will play a key role in planning, conducting, and ensuring the safe completion of vehicle integration, safety, reliability and system proving trials. The work will include preparing documents such as detailed trial specifications, risk assessments and trial reports, and specifying and operating appropriate instrumentation. The role is based on Telford, although significant amounts of travel to various locations around the UK and abroad will be necessary, including both civilian and military test sites.

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Veterans’ Recognition Scheme (Recognition Card)

The Veterans’ Recognition Scheme has a two-phase rollout. Phase 1 is complete; with Service leavers receiving a recognition card as part of the discharge process.

Phase 2 is to extend the scheme to existing veterans so that they can more quickly, easily and securely prove they served in the UK Armed Forces so they can access the services they need.

More information can be found on Page 2.