Rifles’ Cadets in Greater London 2015

London Cadets

Cadets from 138 (RIFLES) Detachment at the Virgo Fidelis School in Upper Norwood

The Greater London area cadet world is split into four Sectors/Units, Middlesex & North West London, City of London & North East London, South West London & South East London.Of the 114 Greater London ACF Detachments 11 are Rifles badged. Added to this there are 4 Rifles badged CCF Detachments within the boundaries of the capital. On the 27th of July 2015, Brig Rob Thomson in his capacity as the Rifles Col Greater London & Home Counties, held a very successful briefing session and “Salamanca Supper” for some 20 Rifles badged Adult ACF instructors from the London area. Throughout the year London area Rifles badged ACF units support Rifles events in the metropolis especially so on Remembrance Sunday when often they are the only military presence at the many War Memorials of our antecedent regiments in the London area.