Promotion Boards – 25 November 19

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Nov 112019
 
I am announcing the availability of the following opportunities within 2358 Cadet NCO Team 2 x Sergeant Spaces 2 x Corporal Space I will be conducting interviews on 25th Nov 19 with those Cadets who have applied, a decision will be reached and communicated to both successful and  unsuccessful cadets on 2nd Dec 19. Cadets [...]
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C Flight Cadet Enrolments This Friday (08 Nov 19)

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Nov 042019
 

We will be enrolling Cadets from C Flight into the Royal Air Force Cadets (RAFAC) this Friday (08 Nov 19).  Parade times will be as normal and you will receive additional briefing on the enrolment process.

Please note that being an enrolled Cadet is a requirement for attending the Remembrance Parades this coming Sunday (10 Nov 19).  If you are unable to attend this Friday we will enrol you at a later date.

M Berry

WO (RAFAC)

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Remembrance Parades Sunday 10 November 2019

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Nov 042019
 

Sunday the 11th November will be Remembrance Sunday and we are honoured to be in 2 parades on this day, both in West Moors (am) and Ferndown (pm).

Uniform for BOTH Parades is: No. 2 – Lightblue shirt with tie & Jumpers (Bring Issued Blue Waterproof), except for those who are currently doing first class training, these are cadets are to were smart school uniform.

 

 

 

 

 

 

West Moors Parade
Location: Riverside Road, West Moors
Time: 10:00

Ferndown Parade
Location: Peter Grant Way, Ferndown
Time: 14:00

Poppies will need to be worn by all personnel and should be placed on the right. All uniform worn must be to a high standard as we are representing the RAF, the ATC and yourselves in front of a large public presence.

Cadets are to make sure their uniform fits perfectly before Friday 08 Nov 19 and can speak to FS Shefford if any replacements are needed.

C Roberton

WO(RAFAC)
Sqn WO

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Stand Down Monday 26 Aug 19

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Aug 232019
 
Please note that the Squadron will not be parading on Monday 26 Aug 19 due to the Bank Holiday.  We will be back as normal on Friday. M Berry WO (RAFAC)  

Boot Camp 20-21 April 2019 Female Cover

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Apr 152019
 
Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, we do not have overnight female cover for the Boot Camp.  This means that any female cadets attending the camp must return home on the Saturday night and return to the camp on the Sunday Morning.  We appreciate this may be inconvenient, but we encourage female cadets to coordinate transport [...]

Squadron Open Evening/Intake Night Monday 28 Jan 19

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Jan 272019
 

We will be holding an Open Evening/Intake night tomorrow evening on Monday 28 Jan 19.  Its a good chance to come along and find out more about the Squadron and the Air Training Corps.

You will have the opportunity to take part in some of the activities and meet some of the staff and cadets.  To join you need to be aged a minimum of 12 and in Year 8 at school, however anyone who is younger but wants to find out more is welcome to come along and visit.

The evening will start at 7.30pm and we will finish at 9.00pm.  Details of how to find us can be found here 

M Berry

WO(RAFAC)

Recruitment

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Bag Packing Morrisons Verwood Sat 15 Dec 18

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Dec 142018
 
Cadets who are taking part in Bag Packing are to arrive at the entrance to Morrison’s Verwood between 0930 and 0945.  We will finish Bag Packing at approximately 1300. Uniform is 2c with Jumper.  Please remember your TG21/23 Forms.   M Berry WO(RAFAC) SWO

Promotion Boards

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Nov 022018
 
I am announcing the availability of the following opportunities within 2358 Cadet NCO Team 2 x Corporal Spaces I will be conducting interviews on 19th Nov 18 with those Cadets who have applied, a decision will be reached and communicated to both successful and  unsuccessful cadets on 23rd Nov 18. Cadets are to complete the [...]

Open Evening Monday 01 October 2018

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Sep 262018
 

The Squadron will be holding an Open Evening on Monday 01 October 2018 from 7.30 pm to 9.00 pm.  If you are interested in joining the ATC this is a chance to come along with your parents/guardian and meet the Squadron Staff and Cadets as well as have a go at some of the activities we have on offer.

Many of you will have already expressed an interest through the website or will know about us after our visits to local schools.  You are also welcome just to turn up on the night.

The minimum age to join the ATC is 12 years and to be in Year 8 of your school.  If you are bit younger you are also welcome to attend but you will not be able to join until you have reached the correct age.

You can fin out a bit more about our joining process here.  The location of the Squadron can be found here.

We look forwards to seeing you all on Monday 01 October 2018.

 

M Berry

Training Officer

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JTYAF Bag Pack Sat 02 June 2018

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May 312018
 
Cadets are reminded that we will be supporting the John Thornton Young Achievers Foundation (JYTAF) by taking part in  abag pack on Saturday 02 June 18 from 1100 to 1300.  Its only a short time so please attend if you can.  The JTYAF provides support to cadets across Dorset/Wilts Wing and have done so for [...]