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Wednesday, 6 June 2012

June Training Programme

See link below for upcoming events in June


Events this month:

  • Jubilee Celebration Camp: Saturday 09 June at Nesscliffe Training Camp. The 3 cadets selected attending this event organised by the Army Cadet Force will experience a whole host of activities such as archery, climbing tower, command tasks, assault course and much more not forgetting a BBQ lunch!
  • Project Propeller: An annual event bringing veteran aircrew of WW2 together for the day by air, from airfields all over the UK and beyond,  flown-in by volunteer pilots in private light aircraft. Cadets will be on hand to assist passengers from the aircraft, chat to veterans and assist with clear-up once all the aircraft have departed for home. Those listed to attend need to arrive at 0900 at the Airbase Car park. Expected finish time is 1700 although may be earlier (weather depending!)
  • Regional Athletic Championships - Cadet Flight Sergeant Webbon will be representing the Squadron and the Wing for both long jump and 100m - We wish him the best of luck and hope he returns with even more medals!
  • Summer Camp Brief - for all those attending their first camp we are holding briefing for cadets and parents to attend to find out what to take, what activities are happening, what is expected of you and to answer any questions that arise. Starting 20:15 promptly in the main hall.
  • Drill and Development Course: 16-17 June at 2438 (Bishop Ullathorn) Squadron - Cancelled due to inclement weather! Further announcements pending regarding alternative date and possible location.
  • RAF Shawbury Summer Camp: 23 - 30 June. 4 cadets and Warrant Officer J Parker are departing to this RAF station in the heart of Shropshire, the home of the Defence Helicopter Flying School. Cadets will enjoy a whole host of activities such as Flying and/or Gliding, a day on the range, museum visits and local attractions as well as having time to experience and visit all the sections that make up the station and experience life in the RAF.
  • Wing Training Day - Sunday 24 June at Bramcote Barracks. The annual inter-squadron competition day sees all 27 Squadrons from Warwickshire and Birmingham wing come together to compete in events such as drill, first aid, modelling and aircraft recognition. During the formal parade at the end of the day, awards are also made for football, netball and marksmanship competitions, best academic squadron and the overall best squadron of the wing. Good luck to all taking part.
  • Race for Life: Sunday 24 June at Stoneleigh Park. For all those not attending Wing Training Day there is an event happening for which you are all involved. Annually the Squadron is asked to provide volunteers to assist the handing out of medals and goodie bags at the end of the 5k and 10k races. This is an excellent, fun and inspiring day out helping out in the community. Times and meeting point to be confirmed.