On Thursday 29 March Her Majesty The Queen and Prince Phillip visited the Borough of Redbridge as part of the national Diamond Jubliee Celebrations of her 60 year reign. Visiting Valentines Park she was met by a large cheering crowd and contingents of the youth organisations of the Borough who lined the royal route into the park. The Air Cadets provided the largest contingent of route liners with over 120 cadets and staff being on parade. 241 Sqn provided 50 of those cadets and 4 staff for the event, as well as the Sqn Banner. The Sqn Commander, Sqn Ldr Godden said “ths was a proud day for the Cadets and Staff to salute their Queen for her tireless service to the country”.