148 (Barnsley) Squadron

Royal Air Force Air Cadets

Dining In Night 2019

On the 9th of February, 148 (Barnsley) Squadron held its annual Dining In Night at Tankersley Manor Hotel.  The night begun with a small reception in the bar. Upon arrival cadets were offered a non-alcoholic drink of orange juice, and…

Success at 148!

Recently, various awards and achievements have seen cadets praised here at 148 (Barnsley) Squadron.  Firstly, Cdt West and Cdt Yates have been presented with their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh certificates. This draws to a close their Bronze award. A true…

Cadets Go Mountain Biking

On the 3rd of February I went Mountain Biking with the Squadron around the local area. When I put my name of the list for Mountain biking I was nervous as I had not been on my bike for some…

Cadets Begin Gliding Training

On the 27th of January 2019, myself and Cdt Kirk got the chance to go gliding at RAF Syerston in Leicester. It was a windy day so unfortunately, we couldn’t fly, but we were able to complete the ground school…

Inter-Squadron Cross Country Championships

On the 13th of January 148 (Barnsley) Squadron attended the Annual South and West Yorkshire Wing Cross Country Championship. Once we arrived at Thornes Park we began by handing out the squadron sports tops and shorts so that we could…

Blue Badge Leadership Course

On the 12th of January, a Blue Badge Leadership Day was held for cadets at 148 (Barnsley) Squadron. 10 Cadets attended the course to develop their leadership skills and earn the Blue Leadership Badge.  The day was ran by the…