On Sunday cadets from the squadron participated in Inter-Sqn athletics held at Costello stadium in Hull. Cadets joined their colleagues from around the wing to compete in a variety of track and field events. Unfortunately the squadron did not win any medals but due to the fact that cadets entered races and finished them and […]
Big congratulations to the 5 cadets who have successfully completed the St Johns Ambulance Youth first Aid course. Cadets have undertaken 2 full days of first training in order to reach the required standard and pass the necessary assessment phase of the course. The qualification is valid for three years and once issued cadets can […]
Today 3 cadets and 1 member of staff attended a RAFA Brew for a Few event in Cottingham. Cadets assisted with the running event my taking donations, serving cakes & making and serving drinks. They also helped my serving customers at the RAFA stall.
On Saturday 17th February the squadron held its annual presentation evening at Hull university. A big thank you to everyone who attended and made it a fantastic evening. Big congratulations to all trophy and award winners, as well as the band who performed extremely well under pressure.
Our recent fundraising events (Hull Show, Cylcleathon, Raffle & Family Event Day) have been a tremendous success. The squadron would like to thank the companies and individuals that have supported these events. Every little really does help!
Preparations are well underway for the squadrons participation in this years Hull Show on 13-14 August. Cadets, Staff & Civilian Committee members have been donating tombola prizes and gathering raffle donations. The event should be a fantastic fundraising and recruitment drive for the squadron.
This bank holiday weekend 31 cadets from 152 were joined with cadets from 873 (Driffield) & 1324 (Hawker Blackburn) for a fun filled multi activity weekend at Raywell. They participated in water sport activities, pioneering tasks and leadership games. The weekend was a great success with all the goals being achieved and fun being had […]
Congratulations to all who participated in the Inter-Sqn cross country event at RAF Linton on Ouse in January. The squadron came 21st out of 29 with FS Wardale coming 5th in the Junior Men category. Well done!
Big congratulations to Cdt Sgt Elliot Stanger upon his appointment as the Lord Lieutenant’s Cadet for the East Riding of Yorkshire. His appointment was ratified at a ceremony held at Halifax Barracks, Hull on Thursday 8th October 2015. It was attended by civic and military dignitaries as well as numerous members of the Air Training […]
After commanding the unit for a number of years Flt Lt David A. Waters has taken up a Wing Staff position as the Wing Shooting & Fieldcraft Officer and relinquished his position as Officer Commanding 152 Sqn. He has also been awarded a promotion to Sqn Ldr, upon which we congratulate him and wish him […]
Congratulations to all who have picked up an award at 152’s Annual Presentation Evening and a big thanks to all the guests of honour, friends, relatives & cadets that made the evening such a success. Leading Cadet Award – Cdt Liam FISHBURN Senior Cadet Award – Cpl Isaac BATEMAN Master Cadet Award – Cpl Isaac […]
Preparations are go, go go for 152’s annual presentation evening, which will be held on Saturday 14th March at Hull University. Award winners to be published in the next few days.
The 7th & 8th of March saw 14 cadets undertake radio communications training in order to achieve their Full VHF/UHF qualification. All 14 passed both the written and practical examinations with flying colors. Many also showed great interest in progressing through the communications syllabus to earn their Air Cadet Communicators badge. Things look very promising […]
Following on from a highly successful visit by members of the New Hampshire Wing of the Civil Air Patrol last year during which they attend our Wing Field Camp at Altcarand East Yorkshire, an invite for a 5 cadets and 2 staff was extend for a reciprocal visit to the USA. So Mid-July found myself […]
In July 2014, Central and East Yorkshire wing held the annual Survival and Leadership course at Hag Dyke scout house in the Yorkshire Dales near Kettlewell. The journey to Hag Dyke was thankfully not an early start; however the trip did take a long time on the bus. But this gave the group a decent […]
Congratulations to the following cadets for passing their senior cadet examinations in the last couple of weeks: Sgt Connor WHINCUP Cpl Jed MEGSON Cpl Eliot STANGER Cdt Tom MCNEE
Big congratulations to CWO Thomas Cooper who has been chosen as Central & East Yorkshire Wings Dacre Sword nomination. The Dacre Sword is presented annually to the best male cadet in the Corps and so a nomination for this prestigious award is something for both the Cadet Warrant Officer and the squadron to be proud […]
Tuesday 11th March saw 19 cadets achieve their Basic Swimming Proficiency award. To achieve this they had to swim 50 metres, tread water for 2 minutes and then exit the pool unassisted. Well done to all who attended.