84 Sqn ATC Crest

Friday, 29 August 2014

September Training Programme

See below the planned programme for September.


Coming up this month:

  • Sun 7 Sep - Bronze DofE Day Walk: Cadets preparing for this Bronze level expedition are taking part in a day walk around the local area to build on group walking skills and practice carrying their kit! Arrive SQH at 0830hrs with rucksack, food, water (minimum 3 ltrs) walking boots and appropriate walking clothes. Also remember waterproofs & suncream. Return to unit approx. 1730hrs but cadets will confirm with parents en route.

  • NEW INTAKE!!! On Wed 10 September we invite any interested new recruits to come look around the unit, pick up the information and forms on how to join in preparation for the formal start of the latest intake on Wed 17 September. See separate post for further details.
  • 13-14 Sep - Bronze DofE Expedition: 6 cadets will be taking part in the practical element of their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award by competing an overnight walking and camping expedition around Warwickshire area. Please note there is no parade on Sunday 14 Sep due to allocation of staff.
  • Kingsbury Range & The Martin Trophy Competition - Sat 20 Sep: The Wing's first Long Range Competition where cadets compete individually to gain the Martin Trophy as well as practicing their marksmanship skills over greater distances.
  • Wing Swimming Championships - Sat 20 September: This annual swimming gala, held at Stetchford Baths, Birmingham, sees the Wing come together to compete in a variety of different individual and team events. Details for those attending will be posted separately.
  • Squadron Dining-In Night - Friday 26 Sep: See separate post for details. Please note this replaces the normal parade on Sunday 28 Sep.