January 2017 activities

January has been a busy moth for the Sqn after the Xmas break with First Aid assesments, awards to junior staff, shooting, cross country, aerospace courses, Junior NCO courses and navigation training in Epping Forest – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets.

If you are in the age group of 12 (in school year 8) – 16 and want to have fun, have experiences out of the normal, gain useful qualifications and make new friends our next recruit course starts on Wednesday 08 March and you can register your interest here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QSDPR52 – for more info ring us on 020 8505 4744 or email us on 241@aircadets.org

December Activities

As 2016 draws to a close there has been no let up in the activities the cadets have been participating in with Bag Packs, First Aid courses, L98 Shooting, Air Rifle shooting and our annual presentation evening – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets. Its been a busy year and we look forward to 2017. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

If you are in the age group of 12 (in school year 8) – 16 and want to have fun, have experiences out of the normal, gain useful qualifications and make new friends our next recruit course starts in March and you can register your interest here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QSDPR52 – for more info ring us on 020 8505 4744 or email us on 241@aircadets.org

November Activities

November has seen the Sqn collecting for the Poppy Apeal, mark Remembrance Day, participating in the Festival of Remembrance at the Albert Hall, win the London Wing Cross Country, seen cadets starting flying training, passing our annual Formal Inpsection and take part in the Lord Mayors Show! – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets. If you are in the age group of 12 (in school year 8) – 16 and want to have fun, have experiences out of the normal, gain useful qualifications and make new friends our next recruit course starts in March and you can register your interest here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QSDPR52 – for more info ring us on 020 8505 4744 or email us on 241@aircadets.org

October Activities

October has been very busy with the Sqn representing London Wing at the Region Field Day in shooting, Fanfare, Solo Bugler, Aeromodelling and aircraft recognition, Recruit and Field training at Crowborough, Flying and a second place in the Inter Service Cadet Shoot – CISSAM – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets. If you are in the age group of 12 (in school year 8) – 16 and want to have fun, have experiences out of the normal, gain useful qualifications and make new friends our next recruit course starts in March and you can register your interest here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QSDPR52 – for more info ring us on 020 8505 4744 or email us on 241@aircadets.org

 

September Activities

September has seen the Sqn competing at the London Wing Field Day in Drill, Banner Drill, Band, Air Recognition, Aeromodelling, First Aid, and aerophotgraphy – The Sqn won the overall trophy and First Aid, Band, Aeromodelling, Fanfare and came second in Banner Drill and solo drummer. We have also been flying and shooting – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets – and our next recruit course starts at 7pm at the Sqn HQ on Wednesday 05 October – and you can join until the middle of October. If you are in the age group of 12 (in school year 8) – 16 and want to have fun, have experiences out of the normal, gain useful qualifications and make new friends then register your interest here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QSDPR52 or come down on the night – for more info ring us on 020 8505 4744 or email us on 241@aircadets.org

August Activities

August has been a busy month with cadets at Annual Camp at RAF Halton, Gold and Silver expeditions in the Lake District, Drill and Cerimonial Camp at RAF Cranwell, IACE in the USA, camps in Gibralter and Cyprus and other activities – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets – and September is going to be busier and our next recruit course starts in early October!

July Activities

The Sqn has had a busy and successful month with 4 Cadet 100s being gained at the Interservice Target Rifle Meeting, a gruelling Gold and Silver practise expedition, cadets flying, at the Royal International Air Tattoo, the ACO 75th anniversary sports challenge, bag packs, marking the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme and more – full details are on our Facebook page

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June Activities

June has been busy with the 75th anniversary muster at RAF Benson, a visit to RAF Lyneham, Armed Forces Day in Ilford, a recruit passout parade, a Gold Duke of Edinburghs Award at Buckingham Palace and a fieldcraft instructors course plus a lot more! Full details can be found our our Facebook page

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May Activities

May has been a hetic month with flying, DoE practise expeditions, Wing athletics, mountain walking in Snowdonia, parades at the Guidhall, St Pauls Cathederal, providing a carpet guard for our affiliated livery company, L81 and Air Rifle shooting and honouring Fg Off Ajvir Sandhu RAF (an ex CWO of 241) who was tragically killed in an accident. Full details can be found our our Facebook page.

April activities

April has seen cadets at competing in the Innes Sword, McGrath Trophy (won by 1 Section), assisting at the 98th anniversary of the RAF, taking part in an L81 shooting camp and a drill & band camp, and CWO Campbell passing out of the QAIC course.  More details of these and other events are on our FaceBook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/241-Wanstead-Woodford-Squadron-Royal-Air-Force-Cadets.