Monthly Archives: November 2014

Remembrance Sunday – Nov 2014

On Sunday the 9th of November we arrived outside Guildford library at 09:15 for our annual Remembrance Parade. When everyone had arrived we did several uniform checks and last minute poppy adjustments. Then we formed up and lined both sides of Jefferies Passage. Here we were joined by army, sea […]

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RBL Poppy Appeal – Nov 2014

On Saturday the 8th of November, 14 cadets went to Sainsbury’s to fundraise for the Royal British Legion by selling poppies. We were sent to different parts of the shop in pairs with a collection tin and a box full of broaches, wrist bands, poppies and stickers. Within minutes members […]

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OSWWT – No 8 Training Oct 2014

In the final weekend of the Autumn half-term, many cadets from various squadrons across Surrey wing attended a training course on cadet weapons, held in Pirbright. The available weapons that cadets were able to be trained on were the No. 8 Rifle and the L98 Rifle. Due to my age, […]

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Exercise Hope – Oct 2014

On the 24th – 26th October, around 20 cadets from 261 Guildford Squadron as well as 3 cadets from 97 Croydon Squadron headed to Hankley Common for the yearly 24 Hour Exercise, Exercise Hope. After several briefs on Friday evening, Saturday started with a PT session followed by a few […]

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