- Air Cadets Support Run Norwich 21st July 2019
On 21st July 2019, A group of cadets and staff from Norwich Air Cadets were on duty to help the Run Norwich 10k race.
The cadets operated a water station for the runners.
Cadets also manned a baggage facility, safely storing and returning runners’ belongings.
Flying Officer Wayne Rowlands said ” Once again the cadets showed their high ...
- Visit to Duxford 24th March 2019
On 23rd March 2019, 231 Squadron cadets and staff visited the Imperial War Museum at Duxford. Cadets enjoyed watching the 2-seater Spitfire taking off and exploring the exhibits of aircraft and tanks.
- 231 Sqn Annual Dinner 2019 10th March 2019
The squadron held an Annual Dinner on 9th March 2019.
Our guest of honour gave us a poem.
There were awards for the top performing cadets from the past year.
And for our President
Two new Flight Sergeants
Two new Sergeants
and one very surprised new Corporal
Well done all, ...
- 231 Sqn visits Sprowston Fire Station 4th February 2019
On 28th January a group of cadets visited Sprowston Fire Station. They crew showed the cadets around one of their appliances and the cadets tried on some of the equipments.
- 231 Squadron enrols new cadets 24th December 2018
On Thursday 13th December 2018, 231 Sqn enrolled 17 new cadets after they successfully completed their junior cadet training. These cadets will now be able to fully take part in cadet activities such as Air Experience Flying, public appearances and camps.
The squadron also said farewell and thank you to ...
- Sunday 19th August 2018 – The Miracle of Holt Commemorate 22nd August 2018
On 19th August 2018, 231 (Norwich) Squadron Royal Air Force Air Cadets attended a service at Holt Country Park to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a Victor from RAF Marham and Canberra from RAF Bruggen going down during an electric storm. All seven-crew died but amazingly no one on the ground was injured. Thus, it ...
- 17th-20th July 2018 – Four Day Marches in Nijmegen 21st August 2018
On the 17th – 20th July two cadets from 231 (Norwich) Squadron took part in 102nd International four Day Marches in Nijmegen. The Nijmegen marches are a 100 mile road march over four days in and around the town of Nijmegen in the Netherlands with over 100,000 people taking part including military teams. The Royal ...
- Thursday 16th August 2018 – Wing Commanders Commendation 20th August 2018
On 16 August 2018, Cadet Sergeant Aldous received the Wing Commander’s commendation. This award it can be given out to any cadets that the Wing Commander feels has shown the best qualities of an air cadet and is an example of the ethos of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets. This is a very prestigious ...
- Monday 23rd July 2018 – Presentations 25th July 2018
On the 23rd July 2018 a number of cadets received presentations for different activities and qualifications that they have been working towards. The presentations are as follows:
Cadet Sergeant Sleightholme – Method of Instruction Course Lanyard, this allows him to teach any of the classification lessons and get more involved in the training of the cadets ...
- 26th and 27th June 2018 – Royal Norfolk Show 5th July 2018
On the 26th and 27th of June 2018, cadets and staff from 231 (Norwich) Squadron of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets were invited to attend Royal Norfolk show 2018. This is the sixth year that they have been asked to work at the show and is arguably the most celebratory as it is the ...