the british ARMY
Come and visit the Army Village for fun activities, vehicles and equipment to explore! Have a go in the Army’s National marquee which is full of lots of interactive kit where the crew will be running competitions throughout the day. Try out and fire the realistic looking Army weapons on the BB range, test your reactions on the Batak wall or see how you would fare during a river crossing.
Check out the Combat Support Boat, 50t TEREX crane, OSHKOSH (fuel tanker) and JCB 436 – all used by the Army to deliver logistic capability across the world.
Soldiers from 165 Port and Maritime Regiment RLC and 383 Commander Petroleum Troop RLC, based in Derriford, will show you how these huge pieces of equipment work.
Find out how 243 (Wessex) Field Hospital provides vital medical support to manage any type of casualty out in the field, anywhere in the world.
29 Commando Royal Artillery will have a variety of capabilities on display including a L118 Light Gun Detachment, various in-service military vehicles, and a wide range of equipment, as well as having personnel on hand to chat to you.
Fancy an Army career as Regular or Reservist, or want to try out the Cadets? We will be on hand to give you any advice and information you need.