Promotions

Three cadets from 2418 Sherwood Squadron have been promoted to the rank of Corporal recently.

... read full report (Article posted 10 April 2016)

Presentation Evening

Recently cadets, parents and staff from 2418 Sqn were joined by Wing Commander Dickinson plus the Wing Staff Officer Squadron Leader Wilson for their annual presentation evening held at Ramsdale Golf club.

... read full report (Article posted 10 April 2016)

2418 put to the test

Last week saw 2418 cadets take their radio exams after weeks of training from cadet Flight Sergeant Fraser Saunders.

... read full report (Article posted 6 March 2016)

First steps for 2418 Cadets

Cadets from 2418 (Sherwood) Squadron have begun their journey to hopefully be part of the 2016 Nijmegen march.

... read full report (Article posted 28 February 2016)

Hard work and dedication pays off for 2418 Cadets

Two corporals and three sergeants from 2418 Squadron have received a surprise promotion after lots of hard work on the squadron and were thrilled to have reached the next level.

... read full report (Article posted 27 February 2016)

More qualifications for staff at 2418

Flt Lt Wheeler and FSgt Kitchingman recently completed a course qualifying them to instruct the Heart Start qualification to cadets at the squadron.

... read full report (Article posted 27 February 2016)

Ready Steady Cook at 2418

Recently 2418 took part in a very different parade night... a ready steady cook challenge!

... read full report (Article posted 24 February 2016)

Multiple Marvellous Marksman's for 2418

2418 regularly attend a mid-week once shoot once a month at Wigman Road.

... read full report (Article posted 19 November 2015)

2418 take a trip to Derbyshire

On a fine Sunday morning, 2418 cadets assembled to take part in a day walk around the Derbyshire Dales, organised by Flt Lt Wheeler.

... read full report (Article posted 19 November 2015)

2418 Cadets remember

Recently cadets from 2418(Sherwood) Squadron attended the annual Remembrance Parade and Service in Muggington, a village in Derbyshire.

... read full report (Article posted 19 November 2015)

2418 Cadet Makes it to the Top Rank

Recently, Flight Sergeant (FS) Saffron Green, turned 18 years old, and after a board interview with the wing commander the following month, she was presented with her Cadet Warrant Officer (CWO) tapes.

... read full report (Article posted 19 November 2015)

It all goes swimmingly for 2418 at Wing Swimming!

Cadets from the squadron have put in a sterling effort at the annual Wing swimming competition, finishing 9th out of 29!

... read full report (Article posted 24 September 2015)

2418 Cadet Secures Ralph Reid-Buckle Bursary

In late 2014, a cadet from 2418 (Sherwood) Squadron applied for a place on the Ralph Reid-Buckle Flying Bursary for 2015.

... read full report (Article posted 24 September 2015)

2418 Parade for Battle of Britain

Thirteen cadets from 2418 Sherwood Squadron attended the Battle of Britain Parade, in Nottingham, last weekend.

... read full report (Article posted 24 September 2015)

2418 Cadet supports Wing at Regional Athletic trials

I recently went to Bedford's athletics track to compete for South and East midlands wing in shot put and discuss.

... read full report (Article posted 14 July 2015)

2418 Cadets crazy for Cricket

Cadets Flight Sergeant Saffron Green, Sergeant Fraser Sanders and Cadet James Hudson attended the England vs New Zealand match at Nottingham cricket ground to volunteer for the day.

... read full report (Article posted 14 July 2015)

2418 attend the Southwell Minster Re-Dedication Parade

Recently cadets assembled at the Southwell Minster War Memorial for a parade to celebrate the brave people who fought on D-Day and to also commemorate the hard work and dedication of the Royal British Legion and what they do.

... read full report (Article posted 14 July 2015)

2418 attend wing hockey

When we arrived at RAF Cranwell we met loads of cadets from different squadrons and we introduced ourselves, then we met with a flight sergeant from a different squadron who gave us some warm ups to do e.g. running around the pitch 3 times then doing some stretches.

... read full report (Article posted 15 April 2015)

2418 Celebrate yet another golden year!

Recently 2418 sat down for their annual presentation evening and meal. Everyone was looking forward to a brilliant night with plenty of awards to be given out to recognise the hard work and dedication all the cadets had put in over the last year.

... read full report (Article posted 15 April 2015)

2418 NNAS walk in 2015

Recently 14 Cadets from 2418 Sherwood Squadron went on a NNAS walk.

... read full report (Article posted 16 March 2015)

2418 INCO's Feb 2015

Recently 2 cadets from 2418 Sherwood Squadron went on their initial NCO course.

... read full report (Article posted 16 March 2015)

2418 Cadets TRY for the team!

Recently, four cadets from 2418 Sherwood Squadron attended the Wing Rugby trials held at RAF Wittering.

... read full report (Article posted 16 March 2015)

2418 Target Success

Recently, I was given an extremely rare opportunity to visit Twickenham, the home of English rugby, and to stand on the pitch and sing the national anthem with both the England and the Italian teams.

... read full report (Article posted 16 March 2015)