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Corps of Drums Project

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2017-03-01 10:26:36
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Corps of Drums Project

Central & East Yorkshire Wing recently invested in some new drumming equipment with the intention to loan them out to Squadrons for a 6 month period to help develop an interest in music.

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Air Experience Flying

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2017-03-01 10:23:27
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Air Experience Flying

4 cadets from 739 Squadron attended 9 AEF recently to go flying in the Grob Tutor at RAF Linton-On-Ouse.

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739 Squadron Celebrates 75 Years of History.

By Flt Lt Steven Lewis RAFVRT, Officer Commanding - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2016-02-08 09:24:47
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739 Squadron Celebrates 75 Years of History.

On Friday 5th February 2016 the Air Training Corps turned 75 years old!

When the government took direct control of the Air Defence Cadet Corps under a Royal Warrant in 1941, renaming the organisation the Air Training Corps; 739 Scarborough High School Squadron was also founded on the same date - along with another Squadron in the town - 313.

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Air Cadet Band Hit All the Right Notes

By 739 Sqn Website - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2015-12-07 10:07:24
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Air Cadet Band Hit All the Right Notes

The Central & East Yorkshire Wing Air Training Corps represented the Region at the National Air Cadet Music Competition - coming second nationally by just one point!

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Scarborough and Whitby Attend Regional Activity Centre

By Flt Lt Steven Lewis - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2015-11-06 12:43:43
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Scarborough and Whitby Attend Regional Activity Centre

On a bright weekend in early October 739 Scarborough and 740 Whitby Squadrons attended a joint activity weekend at the North Region Activity Centre located at RAF Linton-on-Ouse near York.

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SCARBOROUGH AIR CADETS INVESTING FOR THE FUTURE

By 739 Sqn Website - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2015-06-01 11:58:13
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SCARBOROUGH AIR CADETS INVESTING FOR THE FUTURE

739 Scarborough Squadron have recently been awarded two large grants which have enabled significant investment in vital training equipment.

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SCARBOROUGH AIR CADETS FLYING INTO THE FUTURE WITH TOP OF THE RANGE FLIGHT SIMULATOR

By 739 Sqn Website - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2015-04-29 15:38:17
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SCARBOROUGH AIR CADETS FLYING INTO THE FUTURE WITH TOP OF THE RANGE FLIGHT SIMULATOR

739 Scarborough Squadron have recently been awarded a large grant which have enabled significant investment in vital training equipment.

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739 Squadron Annual Awards

By 739 Sqn Website - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2014-12-23 16:27:05
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739 Squadron Annual Awards

Cadets, staff and parents recently attended the Annual Awards evening held at the RAFA Scarborough branch to celebrate the cadets achievements during 2014.

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Fundraising for Heartstart and AED Training

By 739 Sqn Website - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2014-12-23 16:17:35
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Fundraising for Heartstart and AED Training

Cadets and Staff from 739 Scarborough Squadron; Air Training Corps recently held two events to help raise funds for vital Emergency Life Skills training equipment to teach cadets both St John Youth First Aid, British Heart Foundation Heartstart and also training in the use of Automatic External Defibrillators.

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SCARBOROUGH AIR CADETS SWIM TO SUCCESS

By Flt Lt Steven Lewis - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2014-10-28 15:38:29
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SCARBOROUGH AIR CADETS SWIM TO SUCCESS

Three cadets at Scarborough’s Air Training Corps Squadron recently competed at RAF Cranwell in the Corps Swimming Competition.

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Air Cadet Treks the Rockies to Follow in Explorer's Footsteps

By Local Newspaper
2014-09-12 09:42:36
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Air Cadet Treks the Rockies to Follow in Explorer's Footsteps

A Scarborough air cadet has followed in the footsteps of famous Scottish explorer Sir Alexander Mackenzie on a pioneering trail in the heights of the Rocky Mountains as part of a special expedition by the Yorkshire and Humberside Cadet Forces.

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Junior Cadet Nco Interviews and Promotions

By 739 Sqn Website - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2014-05-20 11:56:11
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Junior Cadet Nco Interviews and Promotions

The Officer Commanding of 739 Scarborough Squadron recently decided to introduce a boarding system for potential new Junior Cadet Non-Commissioned Officers to ensure they had a sound basis of knowledge of both the Royal Air Force and the Air Training Corps prior to any potential promotion.

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Scarborough Air Cadets to Represent Wing in Cross Country and Lee's Trophy

By Flt Lt Steven Lewis RAFVRT - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2014-01-19 21:41:39
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Scarborough Air Cadets to Represent Wing in Cross Country and Lee's Trophy

Cadet from 739 Scarborough Squadron, Air Training Corps recently attended an Inter Squadron Cross Country event at RAF Linton-on-Ouse.

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Remembrance 2013

By Fg Off S P Lewis - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2013-11-14 15:31:18
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Remembrance 2013

739 Squadron paraded on Sunday 10th November at Oliver’s Mount in Scarborough along with the ACF and veterans. It was a cold but sunny morning and a very good turnout was present. It was the first parade under the command of the squadron’s new Officer Commanding Flying Officer Steven Lewis and the previous OC; Flt Lt Balmford was also present.

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739 Squadron Presents Awards and Promotions

By Flying Officer Steven Lewis RAFVRT - 739 (Scarborough) Squadron
2013-09-22 12:49:29
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739 Squadron Presents Awards and Promotions

On Friday 13th September the Squadron Commanding Officer Flt Lt Sue Balmford rewarded the hard work of several cadets over the past few months with promotions. We have many very high calibre cadets and making the final decisions proved difficult.

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