Well done to the 859 Squadron Team who participated in the Wing First Aid Competition today at HMS Scotia, MOD Caledonia. This is the first time 859 have entered the competition and the team did well and learnt a few tips along the way. Also thanks to FS Greenall for coming along to be a cast member. The team consisted of Cpl McTavish, Cpl Horne, Cpl Hayes, Sgt Hunking and FS Greenall.
On Saturday 22 April Cadets Blair, Rodger and Tarvit travelled to Leuchars Station for their first Air Experience Flight in the Grob Tutor.
On Saturday 29 April some of our newer cadets headed to the Lomond Hills to consolidate basic navigation skills learnt in the classroom. The cadets involved were Flanagan, Tarvit, Blyth, Ewart, Rodger and Blair.
Well done to all of the cadets who represented 859 at the Inter Sqn Athletics Competition today.
A few special mentions...
Silver Medals for Cdt Connie Blair in the 100 & 200m races.
Bronze Medal for Cpl Joe Hayes in the 100m.
Bronze Medal for Sgt Ethan Hunking in the 400m.
Just heard the good news that Flight Sergeant Joe Greenall has graduated from JL18. Well done to the other new South East Scotland Wing Qualified Junior Leaders FS Anderson (38F) & Sgt Walsh (2463).
Here is a few photos from his adventure...
Well done to Cpl Kipp McTavish and Cadets Euan Campbell, Ben Forrester, Ethan Gordon and Kieran Gordon who successfully completed their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh's Award Assessed Expedition this week in the Pentland Hills Regional Park.
Well done to Sgt Ethan Hunking who has just graduated from Qualified Aerospace Instructors Course 9.
Sgt Ethan Hunking recently been appointed as Lord Lieutenant's Cadet for Fife. Very well done Ethan!
Well done to Flight Sergeant Joe Greenall who was presented with his Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Award this evening. Joe had to complete 5 sections to achieve the award. This included a 4 day, 3 night expedition, a 12 month spell community volunteering, 6 months of fitness and 12 months of a chosen skill. Also, a 5 day and 4 night residential. Great Work Joe!
Congratulations, to CDT's Ewart and Tarvit enrolled tonight. This allows them to take part in the many activities in the ATC. Well done guys!!