Christmas bag packing

On Sunday the 23rd of December cadets from 613 Squadron gave up their Sunday to pack people’s bags in Sainsbury’s, Alton. As it was so close to Christmas, it was very busy and we were able to pack a lot of people’s shopping for them. This was so that we could raise money for our…

Promotions on the horizon

Last night saw 4 cadets from 613 Alton Squadron take a step up within the Squadron Cadets Hudson, Herring and Peterson have been promoted to Corporal. Cadet Flight Sergeant Leach was also promoted after his industrious work as a Sergeant within 613 Alton Squadron. Flight Sergeant Leach has been an integral part of the unit…

9 Cadets Enrolled!

Last night saw the annual Carol Service at Alton Royal British Legion where 9 recruits who joined 613 Alton Squadron In September were formally enrolled into the Squadron by Padre Clive Anderson. Why don’t you find out how to get involved? Go to the ‘Join Us’ page and drop us an email to find out…

Ypres trip 2018, remembering the fallen.

In late October 2018, seven cadets from 613 squadron attended the Hampshire and Isle of Wight trip to Ypres, Belgium. This truly moving experience involved visits to the Essex Farm cemetery, Passchendaele and Tyne Cot cemetery where we laid a wreath on behalf of 613 Squadron.  My highlight of the two day trip was parading under…

FAST Museum

Cadets from 613 Squadron attended FAST Museum in September for a really interesting visit.

Remembrance Parades 2018

On Saturday the 10th November cadets from 613 Squadron took part in Holybourne Remembrance Parade. Despite the pouring rain we marched through the village accompanied by bagpipes and other members from different youth groups such as the Army Cadets and Scouts. We then stood on parade and honoured those who have fallen and those who…