Fieldcraft & Military Tactics

Fieldcraft & Military Tactics #CESATT #LookingFine209 #WhatWeDo Last weekend our Squadron Commander, one of only two staff in the Region qualified to run exercises with weapons and pyrotechnics, ran the first training course for Central & East Region Small Arms Training Team (CESATT). The course focused on basic military tactics such as the Section Battle Drills, how Read more about Fieldcraft & Military Tactics[…]

Loughborough University Community Prize

#LookingFine209‬ #WhatWeDo #LoughboroughUniversity Tonight saw some nostalgia for Officer in Charge, Flying Officer Simon Howroyd, who nominated staff from his former Squadron for the TS Shipman Community Prize awarded by Loughborough University.  The nominees are all undergraduate students, and Simon is a postgraduate student outside of Cadet life. Congratulations go to Pilot Officers Webber and Leathard, Officer Read more about Loughborough University Community Prize[…]

Bronze DofE for 209 Cadets!

‪ #LookingFine209‬ #WhatWeDo Day two and the Cadets from 209 (West Bridgford) Squadron had a difficult time waking up to rain this morning! Now the sun is shinning and the moral has improved as 7 Cadets complete their Bronze DofE Live and 4 complete their Bronze DofE Practice!   Everyone has stopped for lunch on the Read more about Bronze DofE for 209 Cadets![…]

Bronze DofE for 209 Cadets!

‪ #LookingFine209 #WhatWeDo This weekend we have two groups of Cadets from 209 (West Bridgford) Squadron out in the local area completing their DofE Expeditions!   A group of 7 Cadets will be completing their Bronze Live Expedition whilst a group of 4 will be braving the outdoors for the first time completing their Bronze Practice.   Read more about Bronze DofE for 209 Cadets![…]