Visit to the Military Corrective Training Centre,
Colchester28 February 2006
Command and unit briefing with Lieutenant Colonel
Richard Holroyd, Commandant, Major R G Corcoran, Deputy Commandant,
WO1 (RSM) M W Smith, Regimental Sergeant Major, and Captain Mick
J Whitehead, Adjutant.
Tours of the Education Centre, C Block, A Company,
Gymnasium and Training Wing, and Receptions and Welfare departments.
Visit to Cyprus, Oman and Iraq, 6-10 March 2006
Command briefing at Headquarters, British Forces
Cyprus from Mr John Stainton, Administrative Secretariat, and
Lieutenant Colonel Mark Wenham R ANGLIAN, Staff Officer 1 Joint
5 (Plans and Policy).
Briefing on military justice from Lieutenant Colonel
Nicholas Mercer AGC(ALS), Staff Officer 1 Legal (Army) and Wing
Commander S Rawlinson CLA (RAF).
Briefing on the Sovereign Base Areas legal system
from Mr John Hudson, Attorney General and Legal Adviser (AGLA).
Informal discussions with Service personnel and civilians
subject to Service law.
Briefing on the Cyprus Joint Police Unit.
Briefing from Her Majesty's Ambassador, Dr Noel Guckian
Informal discussions with officers and other ranks.
Briefing and informal discussions with members of
the RAF police.
Tour of the base.
Command briefing from Wing Commander Tony Toner.
Background and introduction briefing from Lieutenant
Colonel Nick Clapham, Comd Legal and Squadron Leader Andy Davies,
Briefing on the military police from Captain Gordon
Laing, OC SIB.
Command briefing at HQ MND(SE) from the General Officer
Commanding, Major General John Cooper.
Briefing from Captain Morgan, Commander of Naval
Lunch hosted by Commander Andy Aspden.
Tour of HMS Bulwark and informal discussions with
members of the ship's company.
Briefing from Captain Clive Johnstone, Commanding
Officer HMS Bulwark.
Briefing from Commodore Bruce Williams OBE, Commander
Task Force 58.
Informal discussions with members of the crew of
the HMS Bulwark.
Briefing at HQ 7 Armd Bde with Brigadier Patrick
Marriot, Comd 7 Armd Bde, followed by informal discussions with
officers and other ranks.
Informal discussions with RAF, Joint Helicopter Forces
and members of the Territorial Army.
Informal discussions with the General Officer Commanding,
Major General John Cooper,
Brigadier Patrick Marriott, Comd 7 Armd Bde, Lieutenant
Colonel Nick Clapham, Comd Legal, Captain Jo Howard, Staff Officer
3 Legal, Squadron Leader Andy Davies 2I/C JSUB, and Captain Gordon
Laing, OC SIB.
Dinner with British forces personnel.
Visit to 1st Battalion Coldstream
Guards, Victoria Barracks, Windsor13 March 2006
Briefing with Commanding Officer 1st Battalion
Coldstream Guards, Lieutenant Colonel George Waters.
Informal discussions with members of the 1st
Battalion Coldstream Guards.