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Regiment vehicles arrive in Cayman

Several vehicles which will be used by the Cayman Islands Regiment have arrived in Cayman.

Day in the life: Training with the Cayman Islands Regiment

This week the Compass joined the recruits at one of their training sessions held at the Cayman International School compound.

RAF plane brings regiment training team

A Royal Air Force plane landed at the Owen Roberts International Airport on Friday afternoon, bringing a UK Ministry of Defence training team to work with the Cayman Islands Regiment.

Regiment gets firefighting training

Members of the Cayman Islands Regiment received a day of firefighting training from the Cayman Islands Fire Service earlier this month.

Gov’t proposes $1.4M for regiment, $2.3M for WB police station

Premier Alden McLaughlin announced Monday that government will be seeking supplementary appropriations for the Cayman Islands Regiment, as well as funding to move the West Bay police station project forward.

Lawmakers give green light to Defence Bill

Following two days of debate, a bill to give statutory underpinning to the Cayman Islands Regiment passed a second reading in the Legislative Assembly on Wednesday evening.

Premier refutes claim regiment is ‘illegal’

Premier Alden McLaughlin defended the legality of the Cayman Islands Regiment Monday as he piloted the Defence Bill in the Legislative Assembly. 

Regiment extends recruitment deadline

The Cayman Islands Regiment has extended its recruitment deadline to 4 Oct.

Regiment legislation to be debated next month

The Defence Bill establishing the legal framework for the Cayman Islands Regiment is set to head to the next sitting of the Legislative Assembly, expected to be in October.

51 reservists become Cayman’s first regiment platoon

The first platoon of reservists for the Cayman Islands Regiment officially graduated on Sunday.

Cayman Regiment reservists showcase skills

Reservists with the Cayman Regiment reservists put their training to the test this week as they ran through a mock hurricane exercise, together with aerial support from the RCIPS Air Operations Unit.

Cayman officers training at Sandhurst

Five junior officers from the new Cayman Islands Regiment are undergoing officer training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in the UK. The creation of...

Governor makes last call for regiment sign-up

Governor Martyn Roper has made a final push for more Caymanians to sign up for the new Cayman Islands Regiment.

Governor urges more Caymanians to apply for regiment

The deadline to apply to join the Cayman Islands Regiment is this Sunday, and Governor Martyn Roper is calling for more Caymanians to sign up for the new defence agency.
Cayman regiment junior officers

Governor: ‘Good response’ to regiment recruitment drive

Recruitment for the Cayman Regiment is underway and the Governor’s Office has said the community has already responded positively to the drive to fill the 50 posts for the new entity.
Plans to recruit members for Cayman's Regiment has been paused as the country puts all efforts towards combating COVID-19.

Cayman Regiment plans paused

Recruitment plans for the development of Cayman’s regiment has been paused, according to Governor Martyn Roper.
Plans to recruit members for Cayman's Regiment has been paused as the country puts all efforts towards combating COVID-19.

Cayman Regiment cadets begin Bermuda training

Cayman’s first regiment officers have commenced their training with the Royal Bermuda Regiment.

Regiment senior officers appointed

Former UK Royal Dragoon Guard Simon Watson has been appointed commanding officer for the Cayman Islands Regiment.

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