Archives: October 2018

94-year-old wartime RAF pilot honoured for his commitment as an instructor to Bodmin Air Cadets

A 94-year-old former Second World War RAF pilot has become one of the oldest recipients of the Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall’s Certificate for Meritor...

Cornwall’s Lord Lieutenant honours Cadets’ inspiring flying instructor

As a retired civilian pilot whose career included flying Concorde, Alan Quartly could hardly be more qualified to provide inspirational leadership to ...

South West Air Cadets set to swim the English Channel this week

Flight Lieutenant Ben Thompson, of 1225 (St Austell & District) Squadron Air Training Corps and Caitlin Wynne, 17, of 2196 (Trowbridge) Squadron A...

New Cadet Centre offers Plymouth youngsters more opportunities

A new Joint Cadet Centre has been opened in the grounds of Marine Academy Plymouth, which will provide Cadets with state-of-the-art training facilitie...

Devon and Cornwall celebrate 75 years of Air Cadets

Cadets from Plymouth and Cornwall Wing will take part in a national torch relay to celebrate the RAF Air Cadets 75th anniversary.The special anniversa...

Cadets from across the South West take part in 100 mile march

Young people from Cadet Forces across the South West have had the opportunity to take part in the 100th anniversary of the International Four Day [&he...

Two Plymouth RAF Air Cadets fly with the Red Arrows

Two RAF Air Cadets from Plymouth have been given a taste of the high life when they joined one of the world’s premier aerobatic display teams,...

South West Reserves and Cadets attend Ten Tors en-masse

Reserves and Cadets from across the South West attended this year’s Ten Tors and Jubilee Challenge in usually high numbers.In total 26 Cadet units f...

Plymouth and Cornwall Wing celebrate 75 years of the ATC

The Plymouth and Cornwall Wing of the RAF Air Cadets has gathered en masse to celebrate the founding of the Air Training Corps 75 years […]

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