Politician visits BCB

The Welsh Government Minister for Health and Social Services, Vaughan Gething, visited the new Headquarters of BCB International in his capacity as the Assembly Member for Cardiff South and Penarth.   He was shown around the premises by BCB International’s Managing Director, Andrew Howell. Following his visit, Vaughan Gething said: “It was a pleasure to […]

DSEI 2019

   DSEI (10 -13 Sep, Excel, London) On BCB International’s stand (N5-200), visitors will be able to discover innovative personal survival and protective equipment. What can visitors expect? Daily live equipment demonstrations. Company personnel who can speak  French, Spanish, Italian, German, Dutch and Arabic. Information literature in several languages throughout the stand. Novel solutions for land, […]


The company behind a versatile rifle stock called the FRAMM® have confirmed that the elite French police tactical unit, the GIGN,  have selected the modular stock for their H&K G36 and HK-UMP rifles.  Riot and ballistic face shields are essential for law enforcement officers in active shooter and riot control scenarios. The  problem with these […]

Take second look at cleaner fire-lighting fuels

The manufacturers of a novel bio-ethanol based fire-lighting fuel used by British Soldiers are encouraging the public to take a second look at cleaner domestic and outdoor firelighters following the publication of the Government’s clean air strategy. Earlier this week, the UK Government published its Clean Air Strategy which outlines a number of measures it […]

Mystery of soldier image unlocked

Many visitors to our new HQ have been intrigued by the graphic of three soldiers towering over BCB International’s camouflage production unit where we manufacture NATO issued camo face paints, camo nets and concealment systems.   The image is not just an amusing reminder that BCB’s camouflage face paint formula is a closely guarded secret, […]

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