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On the morning of Monday 25th June, myself and 5 other 148 (Barnsley) Squadron cadets attended a flag raising event at Barnsley Town Hall as part of national Armed Forces […]

Cadets Attend a Flag Raising Ceremony for Armed Forces Day

On the morning of Monday 25th June, myself and 5 other 148 (Barnsley) Squadron cadets attended a flag raising event at Barnsley Town Hall as part of national Armed Forces […]

Earlier this year, myself and other cadets participated in a training day on the Scorpion Air Rifle. It was really interesting especially when staff from the squadron showed us how […]

Cadets Participate in an Air Rifle Shooting Training Day

Earlier this year, myself and other cadets participated in a training day on the Scorpion Air Rifle. It was really interesting especially when staff from the squadron showed us how […]

Monday the 10th of September was Flt Sgt Tom Slaters last night at the Squadron for a while as he moves on to University in South Wales. During Tom’s time […]

Farewell Flt Sgt Slater

Monday the 10th of September was Flt Sgt Tom Slaters last night at the Squadron for a while as he moves on to University in South Wales. During Tom’s time […]

On the 7th of May 2018, CWO Megan Annetts aged out. Since Megan started at 148 Squadron in October 2010 she has accomplished some amazing things. Over her time at […]

Cadet Warrant Officer Annetts Ages Out

On the 7th of May 2018, CWO Megan Annetts aged out. Since Megan started at 148 Squadron in October 2010 she has accomplished some amazing things. Over her time at […]

From the 26th of March to the 8th of April, I was lucky enough to go to Tayside Aviation in Dundee to undertake my ACPS (Air Cadet Pilot Scholarship). The […]

Cpl Grange Attends the Air Cadet Pilot Scheme Flying Scholarship

From the 26th of March to the 8th of April, I was lucky enough to go to Tayside Aviation in Dundee to undertake my ACPS (Air Cadet Pilot Scholarship). The […]

On the 10th of June, myself and a dozen of other cadets from our squadron went to Cosford Air Show. The day began where we met at South Elmsall squadron […]

RAF Cosford Airshow 2018

On the 10th of June, myself and a dozen of other cadets from our squadron went to Cosford Air Show. The day began where we met at South Elmsall squadron […]

On Sunday 3rd June, 2018, ten cadets from 148 (Barnsley) Squadron travelled to Shropshire and visited the ‘Royal Air Force Museum’, Cosford. It was an early start as we arrived […]

Cadets Visit RAF Cosford’s Museum

On Sunday 3rd June, 2018, ten cadets from 148 (Barnsley) Squadron travelled to Shropshire and visited the ‘Royal Air Force Museum’, Cosford. It was an early start as we arrived […]

In late March, I travelled to Blackburn to compete in a Wing Football Sporting event, we first started off by warming up before getting our fixtures and team sorted out […]

Cadets Compete at Wing and Region Sports Championships

In late March, I travelled to Blackburn to compete in a Wing Football Sporting event, we first started off by warming up before getting our fixtures and team sorted out […]

On the 4th of May, myself and three other cadets went to Linton on Ouse to go on a Grob Tutor flying experience. This was my very first flying experience […]

First Time Flyer

On the 4th of May, myself and three other cadets went to Linton on Ouse to go on a Grob Tutor flying experience. This was my very first flying experience […]

Earlier this year, myself and 3 other fortunate cadets had the brilliant opportunity to go gliding at the Wolds Gliding club. As this was my first time Gliding with cadets […]

Cadets Take To The Skies at Wolds Gliding Club

Earlier this year, myself and 3 other fortunate cadets had the brilliant opportunity to go gliding at the Wolds Gliding club. As this was my first time Gliding with cadets […]

Congratulations to Hawk Flight who have won August’s Recruit Inter-flight Competition! Well done to Cadet Katie Booth who was the best cadet in Hawk Flight and to Cadet Harry West […]

Recruit Flight Competition – August 2018

Congratulations to Hawk Flight who have won August’s Recruit Inter-flight Competition! Well done to Cadet Katie Booth who was the best cadet in Hawk Flight and to Cadet Harry West […]

We are thrilled to announce that we have recently made three promotions. Congratulations to Sgt Jack Grange, Sgt Sam Richmond and Sgt Jamie Butler. All three Cadets have impressed staff […]

Promotions

We are thrilled to announce that we have recently made three promotions. Congratulations to Sgt Jack Grange, Sgt Sam Richmond and Sgt Jamie Butler. All three Cadets have impressed staff […]

On Tuesday 10th July, I travelled down to London to watch the RAF 100 parade and flypast at Buckingham Palace. RAF personnel provided the crowd with the parade and got […]

Cdt Bessell Travels to London for the RAF 100 Parade

On Tuesday 10th July, I travelled down to London to watch the RAF 100 parade and flypast at Buckingham Palace. RAF personnel provided the crowd with the parade and got […]

Congratulations to Griffin Flight who have won July’s Recruit Inter-flight Competition! Well done to Cadet Thomas Yates who was the best cadet in Hawk Flight and to Cadet Harry West […]

Recruit Flight Competition – July 2018

Congratulations to Griffin Flight who have won July’s Recruit Inter-flight Competition! Well done to Cadet Thomas Yates who was the best cadet in Hawk Flight and to Cadet Harry West […]

From 11th August to 18th August I was lucky enough to go on Camp to the Normandy Barracks at Sennelager Army Base in Germany. 2 of the 7 days were […]

Cpl Grange Attends Overseas Sennelager Camp

From 11th August to 18th August I was lucky enough to go on Camp to the Normandy Barracks at Sennelager Army Base in Germany. 2 of the 7 days were […]

For my Silver Duke of Edinburgh I volunteered at the Horse Riding for the disabled, where I looked after the horses that were used in the lessons, feeding them, putting […]

Cpl Caitlin Schofield Achieves here Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award

For my Silver Duke of Edinburgh I volunteered at the Horse Riding for the disabled, where I looked after the horses that were used in the lessons, feeding them, putting […]

On Tuesday 16th January 2018, I was presented with the fantastic opportunity of attending St James’ Palace in London, to receive my Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award. Many months were […]

Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award Presentation at St James Palace

On Tuesday 16th January 2018, I was presented with the fantastic opportunity of attending St James’ Palace in London, to receive my Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award. Many months were […]

My experience at the National Flight Academy in Florida USA was an incredible experience and I throughly enjoyed myself. The program was an eye-opener for my future career and I […]

Cadet Attends a Flying Scholarship in Florida

My experience at the National Flight Academy in Florida USA was an incredible experience and I throughly enjoyed myself. The program was an eye-opener for my future career and I […]

Congratulations to Griffin Flight who have won June’s Recruit Inter-flight Competition! Well done to Cadet Thomas Yates who was the best cadet in Hawk Flight and to Cadet Harry West […]

Recruit Flight Competition – June 2018

Congratulations to Griffin Flight who have won June’s Recruit Inter-flight Competition! Well done to Cadet Thomas Yates who was the best cadet in Hawk Flight and to Cadet Harry West […]

In March several cadets and I attended an Initial Expedition Training weekend to help prepare us for our Bronze DofE. The weekend consisted of 2 days of hard work and […]

Cadets Attend an Initial Expedition Training Weekend

In March several cadets and I attended an Initial Expedition Training weekend to help prepare us for our Bronze DofE. The weekend consisted of 2 days of hard work and […]

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