148 (Barnsley) Squadron

Royal Air Force Air Cadets

2013 Media Archive

A selection of images from 2013 including the Wing Duke of Edinburgh Presentation, RAFWARMA Cosford March, Air Rifle Shooting Competition and many more. We hope you enjoy looking through these images and memories!

Barnsley Air Cadets Crowned Small Bore Champions!

On the weekend of the 16th November 2019 a training weekend and competition was held for the L144 rifle. The Saturday began with an early morning start, at Queen Elizabeth Barracks Strensall, whereby we had to arrive at 0945. Our training…

Remembrance Day 2019

On Sunday the 10th of December, 148 (Barnsley) Squadron was out in large numbers to commemorate those who have fought, on Remembrance Sunday 2019.  It was a fantastic effort by everyone who attended the Barnsley Remembrance Sunday parade and we…

Poppy Collecting Launch in Barnsley

On Saturday the 26th October, cadets and staff assisted the Barnsley Branch of the Royal British Legion with the start of the Poppy Appeal in Barnsley Town Centre. This is an event that signals the beginning of the Remembrance Period…

Barnsley Cadets Gain Blue Duke of Edinburgh Award

We are thrilled to announce that Cdt Fisher, Cdt Stott and Cdt McKevitt have been awarded with their Pre-DofE (Blue) Duke of Edinburgh Award! This concludes 6 months of hard work completing the First Class Training Syllabus as well as…

Cadet Warrant Officer Kirk Achieves Top Cadet Rank

Congratulations to our latest Cadet Warrant Officer Dylan Kirk on passing his Wing Board interview. The interview follows a similar format as one for applying to the Royal Air Force and is Chaired by our Wing Commander Brian Daniel. Dylan…

Barnsley Cadets Help Open New RAF Association Memorial

On Saturday September 21st, 2019, seven cadets from 148 (Barnsley) Squadron attended a service dedicated to the reveal of an RAF Centenary bench at Penistone Grammar School. A ceremonial flag, funded by the community of Penistone, was disclosed, commemorating the…

Cadet Warrant Officer Grange Achieves Top Cadet Rank

Congratulations to our latest Cadet Warrant Officer Jack Grange on passing his Wing Board interview. The interview follows a similar format as one for applying to the Royal Air Force and is Chaired by our Wing Commander Brian Daniel. Jack…

Battle of Britain Service 2019

On the anniversary of the Battle of Britain, 15th September 148 (Barnsley) Squadron staff and cadets remembered at St Mary’s church. The Squadron reflected on those who fought and died in this campaign, which was one of the pivotal turning…

RAF Benson Wing Camp 2019

Recently this year 5 cadets and 1 staff member, along with other staff and cadets from South and West Yorkshire Wing attended the Wing Camp to RAF Benson. Below are the images from the camp. The cadets visited various sections…