On the 4th of December cadets, staff, parents and honoured guests gathered together to celebrate the achievements of cadets throughout the year, including first aid, Duke of Edinburgh's award, flying and gliding, and more.
The evening started off with a brief reprisal of another successful year for 1145 Squadron. We then moved on to promotions, and promoted to the evening was Cdt Todman to Cpl. Congratulations on the promotion
We then had two talks from Cpl Clough and Sgt Richmond who done their talks in front of Lord lieutenant. Public speaking, there was a competition at the squadron about a month before hand. Cpl Clough and Sgt Richmond were the two who got to do it at prize giving in front of the Lord lieutenant who thoroughly enjoyed both presentations.
We then moved onto the charity award which we are proud as a squadron each year to select a charity and raise money for the selected charity. Our chosen charity was the Captain David Seath Memorial Fund, a close charity to the Squadron as David was an ex-cadet of our Squadron who tragically dies running the London marathon for Help for Heroes. We were please to be able to raise a total of
One of the final events of the evening was our recruits getting their formal enrolment. They were enrolled by our squadron padre and Sgt Mitchell who formally enrolled them by addressing them and giving them the cadet promise to read so they could officially become a cadet.
The night was a thorough success for all who attended and was enjoyed by all.