Archives: October 2017

Kings School Chester Cadets bag Three Peaks and raise over £1200 for the Royal British Legion

By Major Michael Lee, Contingent Commander, Kings School Chester CCFOn a Saturday morning after an 0500hrs start 13 cadets headed to Horton-in-Ribbles...

Calday Grange cadets on Ex NORWEGIAN TROLL

A group of cadets from Calday Grange CCF based on the Wirral recently returned from an adventurous training exercise in Norway. Contingent Commander L...

Cadets from Liverpool College parade their skills

Thursday 6 April saw teenaged Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force Cadets from Liverpool College’s Combined Cadet Force (CCF) parade for special gue...

Send off for Regional Command’s UK – Canada Exchange Cadets

After a final briefing at Hammersmith Cadet Training Centre in London, 43 cadets and Adult Volunteers from all over the UK set off on Saturday from H...

Calday Grange Grammar School CCF celebrates 100 years

One hundred years ago, Rev William Hollowell, Headmaster Calday Grange Grammar School on the Wirral, formed a School Officers’ Training Corps. The a...

Cadets plant trees with the Woodland Trust in commemoration of WWI

An impressive tree-planting exercise took place recently, with 400 tree saplings planted in just 45 minutes!The trees were planted by cadets from Ston...

Lynx helicopter proves massive hit for cadets

Flights aboard an Army Lynx helicopter proved to be an experience of a lifetime for a group of Merseyside cadets visiting a base in North Yorkshire.In...

Oldham Hulme cadets on Carpathian adventure

By Maj Ian Blackwood, Oldham Hulme CCFAs a CCF Adventurous Training Officer and Winter Mountain Leader, I felt privileged to take a group of cadets fr...

Crosby cadets on Autumn Camp with 4 PARA

40 cadets from St Mary’s College CCF in Crosby volunteered to spend their half term at Autumn Camp, held at Altcar Training Camp on Merseyside.The C...

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