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The Journey Begins For Thirteen New Air Cadets

The Journey Begins For Thirteen New Air Cadets

August 30th, 2017

The 21st – 23rd July 2017 saw 1109 Squadron complete their first recruitment for the year and where 13 new recruits complete their Recruit Training Camp at RAF Barnham. Following an open night in June the weekend concluded six weeks of training in in drill, communications, fieldcraft, leadership, uniform as well as learning about the Royal Air Force and Air Cadet Organisation. ...Read more

Cadets Sandringham duties

Cadets Sandringham duties

August 2nd, 2017

The last Wednesday in July is always a fixed date in the diary of42F (King’s Lynn) Squadron Air Cadets. For many years now they have been tasked with assisting at the annual Sandringham Flower Show. ...Read more

First Time Flyers Take to the Skies

First Time Flyers Take to the Skies

August 1st, 2017

Since April 2017 nine cadets from 1109 (Thetford) Squadron have taken to the skies at the Air Experience Flight School, RAFC Cranwell who is now home to the centre after the recent switch from RAF Wyton. ...Read more

Second Place Sealed as 1109 Cadets Race to Success

Second Place Sealed as 1109 Cadets Race to Success

June 29th, 2017

23 cadets from 1109 (Thetford) Squadron took part in Norfolk and Suffolk Wing’s Athletics Championships on Sunday 18th May at the Northgate Athletics Arena in Ipswich. The event saw squadrons from all over Norfolk and Suffolk compete at a variety of events, ranging from High Jump, Discus and Javelin to 1500m, 200m and 4x100m races to name a few. ...Read more

1109 Battle Hard in the Air Cadet Cup

1109 Battle Hard in the Air Cadet Cup

May 15th, 2017

Sunday 7th May 2017 saw ten cadets from 1109 (Thetford) Squadron battle hard against nineteen other teams in the sixth Air Cadet Cup for Norfolk and Suffolk Wing. The project involved 20 squadrons throughout Norfolk and Suffolk receive touch rugby coaching from their local club and come together in a tournament against their peers. This event was another fantastic turnout and kindly hosted by Beccles RFC. ...Read more

Fg Off Phil Barber

Fg Off Phil Barber

May 12th, 2017

With regret, we announce that Fg Off Phil Barber, OC 1132 (Stalham) Sqn, sadly died on Thursday 11 May afternoon after recently being admitted to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. ...Read more

North Walsham Air Cadets – Archery to Flying

North Walsham Air Cadets – Archery to Flying

May 11th, 2017

2110 (North Walsham) Squadron recently attended the Norfolk and Suffolk Wing Field Competition. Eight North Walsham cadets joined cadets from all over Norfolk and Suffolk, and a team from Gibraltar, for a weekend of competition in Thetford Forest. ...Read more

Watton are a Model Squadron

Watton are a Model Squadron

May 9th, 2017

Recently Flt Lt Matthew Miller attended the Commanding Officers conference at RAF Marham. ...Read more

Watton take to the skies

Watton take to the skies

May 8th, 2017

On Saturday 6th May 2017 FS Cox, Cpl Dade and Cpl Davey from 864 Watton Sqn had the opportunity to go Air Experience Flying (AEF) at RAF Cranwell in Lincolnshire. ...Read more

Regional Rugby Representation for 1109 Cadets

Regional Rugby Representation for 1109 Cadets

May 5th, 2017

On Friday 28th April, Cadet Sergeant Robbie Webb and Cadet Corporal Mauro Pereira travelled to RAF Cranwell and teamed up with the Central and East Region Boys Rugby Team to participate in Saturday’s Corps competition. ...Read more