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East Lancashire Railway Winter Gala

On a cold winter’s morning we headed west across the broad acres of Yorkshire and over the snowy peaks of the Pennines to make our first visit to the East Lancashire Railway. 298 more words

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Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Expedition Weekend – 24-26 October 2014

By SSI Debbie Callaghan, Rochdale Detachment, 1 (Minden) Company, GMACF

 The weekend was laid on by WO2 Dougie Craddock, Detachment Commander, Bury Detachment.  Largely a 1 (Minden) Company training event, it also hosted Cadets from New Charter Academy Public Services. 467 more words

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The Trackside - Bury

At my office, my love of visiting pubs and drinking real ale is quite well known and recently a colleague said I needed to make a visit to… 286 more words


Back to the 1940s

Over the weekend I went to Manchester with Jono. I will do a proper blog about that later but when I was looking at the Manchester Facebook page someone had suggested that visitors might like to check out the 1940s weekend at the East Lancashire Railway. 191 more words


County Parade in Ramsbottom - The Video

By Major Peter Hilton, Press Officer, GMACF

Ramsbottom Parade 2014

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Do you have what it takes to serve with GMACF, either as an Adult Volunteer or as a Cadet? 167 more words

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County Parade, Ramsbottom, 25 May 2014 – Part One

By Major Peter Hilton, Press Officer, GMACF

Yesterday, Cadets from Greater Manchester Army Cadet Force marched through the streets of Ramsbottom as part of the towns’ annual commemoration of the Second World War. 182 more words

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Stockport and Bury: Pt 2 - Bury, Greater Manchester

We moved back into Manchester City Centre, and changed trams after coming back from Piccadilly Station, to head towards the town of Bury…


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