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Grenade throwing to return to Woodbury Common Training Area

Grenade throwing to return to Woodbury Common Training Area

22 February 2022

The re-opening of the range, which forms part of the Woodbury Common Training Area in Devon, will support Royal Marine recruits during their basic training and will also reduce transport times, costs and the carbon footprint.

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​Landmarc launches LGBTQ+ network 'StandOUT'

​Landmarc launches LGBTQ+ network 'StandOUT'

16 February 2022

LGBTQ+ champion Ellie Petty talks about the value of launching an LGBTQ+ network at Landmarc and shares the objectives of the business's first employee network group.

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It's a wrap for National Apprenticeship Week!

It's a wrap for National Apprenticeship Week!

11 February 2022

Fiona McKnight-Burton, Communications Coordinator from Head Office wraps up our celebration of National Apprenticeship Week by sharing her experience of completing her Level Four Public Relations and Communications Apprenticeship.

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The key to learner success

The key to learner success

10 February 2022

As this week is National Apprenticeship Week, we asked Angie Shardlow, Maintenance Manager at Hythe in Kent, who is studying a facilities management apprenticeship, to share her thoughts on the benefits of continuous learning.

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I am a firm believer that you are never too old to learn something new!

I am a firm believer that you are never too old to learn something new!

09 February 2022

We are half way through National Apprenticeship Week and our spotlight today turns to Bridging Manager and veteran Carl Card in the South West, who shares his experience of the programme.

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Progression Tuesday, developing skills, knowledge, or moving up the career ladder!

Progression Tuesday, developing skills, knowledge, or moving up the career ladder!

08 February 2022

Day two of National Apprenticeship Week and North’s Radar Technician, Nick Marsden, shares what first attracted him to his apprenticeship in general engineering.

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It’s National Apprenticeship Week

It’s National Apprenticeship Week

07 February 2022

This week is National Apprenticeship Week so we’re going to be featuring a series of Landmarc’s apprentices who are all at different stages of their qualifications. We kick the week off with Katie Whitworth, Team Leader, who tells us about her experience.

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Landmarc and DIO employees climb Snowdon to raise funds for SSAFA, The Armed Forces Charity.

Landmarc and DIO employees climb Snowdon to raise funds for SSAFA, The Armed Forces Charity.

31 January 2022

Lee Worrall, Maintenance Technician for Landmarc and WO2 Scott Maclean, Deputy Training Safety Officer for the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO), both based at Kirkcudbright Training Centre in Dundrennan, have raised over £1,000 for SSAFA, The Armed Forces Charity, by climbing Snowdon in North Wales.

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Landmarc welcomes Veterans’ Strategy Action Plan

Landmarc welcomes Veterans’ Strategy Action Plan

27 January 2022

The release of the UK government’s Veterans’ Strategy Action Plan 2022-2024 is a great step forward in supporting and empowering the UK’s military veteran community. The Action Plan aims to provide a solid foundation on which the government can continue to build over the next two years and beyond.

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Landmarc and DIO take home prestigious PFM Award win

Landmarc and DIO take home prestigious PFM Award win

04 November 2021

Landmarc Support Services (Landmarc) and the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) are delighted to announce their win at the Premises and Facilities Management (PFM) Awards last night, in the ‘Partners in Expert Services – Large Estates’ category, for the management and operation of the Ministry of Defence’s (MOD) UK Defence Training Estate.

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