Wing Events

Nijmegen Training Weekends

Over the past few months I have been attending training weekends for the 100mile Nijmegen march which will be held in Holland this July. I have been marching and training with other cadets from various squadrons in Surrey Wing. We have to march 50 kilometres on each weekend; 40K on […]

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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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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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Bray Competition 2013

On the 6-8th of September was the Bray competition 2013. We met at the squadron with an excited yet nervous bray team, hoping to regain our title from last year. The first event of the competition this year was the Adventure Training Quiz, and with everyone knowing a lot of […]

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