Next Trustee meeting set for 27th March

The next Trustee meeting to review funding applications has been set for the 27th March. All applications must be in at least 2 weeks prior to the meeting.

Connaught Trust converts to a new Charitable Incorporated Organisation

On 1st January 2019 the original Trust (Charity no 248718) converts to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) Charity no 1179469. The name and objectives of the Trust remain the same.

The Connaught Trust – Grant Decisions – September 2018

Meeting on September 13th, the Board saw applications from cadets, reservists and a school combined cadet force.
Full or partial funding was allocated against several ski challenges for army cadets as well as equipment, training kit and a sailing dinghy for three companies of sea cadets respectively.

Berkshire Army Cadet Force Annual Camp 2018

The Royal County of Berkshire Army Cadet Force conducted its Annual Camp at West Tofts Training Camp, Norfolk over 3rd – 12th August 2018 with 62 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (CFAV) and 157 Cadets taking part.

The Connaught Trust – Grant Decisions – June 2018

We were delighted to receive a variety of applications for funding in respect of our Board Meeting on June 27th.

Inter Service Clay Competition 2018 RAFAC

Over the weekend of the 23/24 June some 36 teams from the ACF/CCF & RAFAC took part in the annual Inter Service Clay Target Competition at Cambridge Gun Club.

T. S. Jack Petchey Central District Offshore Voyage

Saturday 16th March 2018 was the start of a big adventure for 14 cadets from Central District Sea Cadets.
Setting from their units in Cowes, Ryde, Gosport, Portsmouth, Chichester, Bognor Littlehampton and Worthing the cadets arrive at Fort Blockhouse to join the Sea Cadet Training vessel Jack Petchey.

The Royal County of Berkshire Army Cadet Force Norway Exchange 2018

The Royal County of Berkshire Army Cadet Force conducted its bi-annual exchange with HV02 District Oslo and Akershus at Hiestadmoen Training Camp (Telemark, Norway) over 16th to 25th Feb 2018 with 11 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (CFAV) and 39 Cadets taking part.