Region Activities Day 2017

Thames Valley Wing has been judged the runner up at the prestigious south-west Regional Activities Day held at HMS Raleigh in Cornwall.  The strong team  was drawn from across Oxfordshire and Berkshire competed against hundreds of other cadets from five other Wings.

A breakdown of some of the results are below:

  • 1st  Aeromodelling diorama
  • 1st  Cadet First Aid
  • 1st  Photography (under 16 aviation)
  • 2nd Solo bugle
  • 2nd Solo drum
  • 3rd Individual Air Recognition
  • 3rd U16 Aircraft Recognition
  • 3rd Skill at Arms
  • 1st Open model CFAV and committee – Sgt Jon Last, 2499
  • 1st U16 Cadet aviation photo – Cadet Corbin
  • 1st Cadet RAFAC people photo – Cpl Bowers
  • 2nd O16 Cadet aviation photo – Sgt Tobin
  • 2nd Drill NCO – Sgt De Cruz, 1116
  • 3rd Staff aviation photo – CI Kevin Davies

The trophies were awarded by Commodore Dyer and Group Captain Cole.

A wing spokesperson said:

“We  took an simply awesome team along to the competition and narrowly missed out on the top prize. Along the way we faired really well in many of the competitions – we’ll be back next year to take the top spot!”