Senior Boys News

Army Commander’s Report 2015

Army Commander’s Report 2015 by Lt Col Mike Slemen My third year in charge of the Army Section started with a new enterprise in early October as we travelled to Nesscliff Training Camp with 45 new recruits for a weekend of fieldcraft training. Having only been 3 weeks in the CCF the recruits experienced staying […]

Schools’ Celebrate 100 Years of the Combined Cadets Force

Thursday 25th June 2015 – Merchant Taylors’ Schools was honoured to receive a flying visit from Royalty. The Duke of York arrived by helicopter, landing on the Boys’ School sports field. He joined the Schools in the centenary celebrations of the formal recognition of its Combined Cadet Force (CCF) in 1915 when it was originally established as […]

CCF Summer Camp at Warcorp, Cumbria – Jacob Foster

CCF Summer Camp at Warcorp, Cumbria by Jacob Foster On Saturday 4th July, Merchant Taylors’ CCF cadets were waved off by family and friends as we embarked on what would be an eagerly anticipated and unforgettable summer camp. Arriving promptly at Warcop training area in Cumbria, the staff greeted us as we pulled into the […]