Promotions, redeployments and retirements in the Armed Forces. One stars on the next page

Maj Gen J I Bashall CBE to be promoted Lt General, become Cdr Personnel & Support Training this month (new post)

Brigadier D M Chalmers DSO OBE to be promoted Maj Gen, succeed Brig T J Lai as Dep Commanding Gen III (US) Corps wef July

Maj Gen (Retired) M L Riddell-Webster CBE, DSO to succeed Maj Gen N H Eeles CBE as Governor, Edinburgh Castle. wef July

Maj Gen N D Ashmore OBE to be General Officer Scotland (new post) (remaining Military Secretary)¬¬¬¬†

Maj Gen S R Skeates CBE to be Standing Force Jt Cdr wef Octobe (new post)

Brig P A E Nanson CBE to be promoted Maj Gen, succeed Maj Gen S R Skeates as Commandant RMA Sandhurst¬¬¬¬†

Cdre J S Weale OBE to be promoted Rear Adm, appointed ACNS (Scotland) and also succeed Rear Adm J R H Clink OBE as Flag Off Scotlan & N Ireland wef July

Air Cdre D R Andrew OBE to succeed Air Cdre J B Portlock as Air Off ISTAR & ISTAR Force Cdr wef December

Air Cdre J Burr CBE DFC to succeed Air Cdre C E J Brazier CBE (retiring) as Head Mil Strat Effects¬¬¬¬†

Acting Air Cdre N J Philips CBE to be promoted Air Cdre, succeed Brig A M J McGovern as Dep UK Mil Rep wef April 2016

Gp Capt N J Coleman OBE to be promoted Air Cdre, succeed Air Cdre J Burr CBE DFC as Dep Dir Mil Support wef July¬¬¬†