Posts in Alpine Category

EX LIONS CHALLENGE 2019

Lt Col Bee Smith R SIGNALS – Secretary Army Alpine Having been spoilt last year by monumental amounts of snow, expectations were high as we arrived in Serre Chevalier to set up for the Army Alpine championships. However, conditions were…

Alpine Rules update

Alpine Rules update Army Alpine rules are being updated and will be available on the website from 1 Dec 18, after the annual TD forum has taken place.  In the interim, 2017/18 season rules are to be used which can…

Alpine Season update 2018

Alpine Season update 2018 By Lt Col Bee Smith R SIGNALS Secretary Army Alpine What a difference a year makes! The ski season of 2017/2018 was heralded in by unprecedented amounts of snow from as early as mid-November and by…

Notice of Death

Colonel Jimmie Spencer (late RA) 22 April 1926 – 16 July 2018 Born in Greenock, Jimmie Spencer was “economic” about his date of birth and enlisted into the Royal Artillery in 1943. He saw action at Salerno, and then as…