Monthly Archives: October 2014

Summer Camp 2014

Every year cadets from 261 Squadron get the opportunity to attend a weeklong campat a working RAF station. This year most of the cadets went to RAF Marham in Norfolk which is home to the frontline squadrons of the RAF’s Tornado GR4 force. When we first arrived at RAF Marham […]

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Westminster Abbey (Sept 2014)

Westminster Battle of Britain Service On the 21st of September, 5 cadets from Guildford attended the Battle of Britain Memorial service in London, held at Westminster Abbey. This was just one of three events 261 attended that day and the five were chosen for their high standards of drill and […]

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Parent BBQ (July 2014)

On the 18th of July, the staff team organised a BBQ for both cadets and their family to attend. During the event, many funfair styled games were organised in order to fund money for the squadron. Games such as ‘splat the rat’ and crazy gold were organised, which raised lots […]

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Flying (Sept 2014)

On the 27th September 2014, six cadets from Guildford and six cadets from Woking travelled to RAF Boscombe Down to go flying in the Grob Tutor Aircraft. We all had the opportunity to take control of the aircraft and tried our best to keep it level. We also practiced the […]

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Surrey Police Day

On the 21st of September, 3 cadets from 261 were put together with other cadets from Surrey Wing to help run a stall for the air cadets at the Surrey police family day. When we arrived we all worked together to get the tent up and set up the table […]

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