Archives: August 2017

Barnsley Air Cadet Lays Wreath at Menin Gate

Every night at 8.00pm (20:00 hours) a moving ceremony takes place under the Menin Gate in Ieper - Ypres.

Reservist Pair Fly the Flag for North Yorkshire in RAF Regiment’s 75th Anniversary Global Challenge

Two reservists from North Yorkshire have taken part in the RAF Regiment’s ambitious global expedition to mark its 75th anniversary, by cycling nearl...

Barnsley Air Cadets Gain New Climbing Qualification

Air cadets from 148 (Barnsley) Squadron were lucky enough to attend climbing sessions in Sheffield. Here is Flight Sergeant Copeland’s account of th...

HMS Ceres Reservist Performs Leading Role in Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

A Royal Navy Officer from West Yorkshire is currently performing a leading role in the world-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

Countess Peel visits 607 Squadron RAuxAF

On 11 Jul 17, the 607 (County of Durham) Squadron RAuxAF Honorary Air Commodore, Countess Charlotte Peel, visited RAF Leeming as part of her regular p...

Yorkshire businesses recognised by MOD for their support of Armed Forces

Fourteen businesses from across Yorkshire and North East Lincolnshire are celebrating today after learning they have been awarded silver in the Minist...

Barnsley Air Cadets Visit Cosford Air Show

In June 2017 cadets from 148 (Barnsley) Squadron ATC visited RAF Cosford to watch the only official RAF air show of the year.

Over 1000 Cadets Fly at the North Region Cadet Aviation Day

Over 1400 cadets and staff attended the North Region Cadet Aviation Day at RAF Topcliffe. The event saw RAF Air Cadets, Army Cadets and Combined Cade...

South & West Yorkshire Wing learn Ceremonial Arms Drill

In August Cadets from South and West Yorkshire Wing joined just over 300 Air Cadets from all over the Country to take part in a Drill and Ceremonial C...

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