148 (Barnsley) Squadron

Royal Air Force Air Cadets

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Barnsley Cadets and Staff Attend Silver Instructional Leadership Course

On Saturday 11th December 2020, myself and Cpl Sophie Ellam met at South and West Yorkshire Wing Headquarters, alongside sixteen other cadets from across our wing (South & West Yorkshire), to begin part one of the course that would enable…

Barnsley Cadets Gain Air Rifle Marksman

Congratulations to Cdt Daniel Sayles and Cdt Katie Booth on passing their Blue Marksman Badge on the Scorpion Air Rifle. This follows a package of training that has been delivered by our Squadron Shooting Officer, CI Melia. In order to…

Inter-Squadron Cross Country Championships 2020

On the 12th of January 2020 148 Barnsley Squadron and other Squadrons from across South and West Yorkshire Wing attended the Annual Inter Sqn cross country championship.  We arrived at Thornes Park in Wakefield full of energy and ready to take…

Barnsley Squadron Gains a New Commissioned Officer

Congratulations are in order to newly commissioned Acting Pilot Officer Hannah Banks. After serving several years as a SNCO on the Squadron and supporting various Wing Teams, Acting Pilot Officer Banks chose to apply to become a Cadet Forces Adult…

Christmas Disco 2019

2019 has been a very good year for the Squadron. To mark our final parade night of the year we celebrated in style with our annual Christmas Quiz and Disco. The Cadets and staff wore some very fetching Christmas attire…