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Best Squadron in the Wing Scoops First Place at Wing Athletics

By Fg Off Jordan Cameron - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2016-05-16 15:12:59
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Best Squadron in the Wing Scoops First Place at Wing Athletics

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RAF Valley Easter Camp 2016

By Cpl K Howe - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2016-04-25 10:13:53
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RAF Valley Easter Camp 2016

On Saturday 2nd April 2016, 2 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC went on a weeklong camp at RAF Valley, Anglesey, North Wales.

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Wing Cross Country 2016

By Cdt A Curtis - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2016-02-15 10:50:17
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Wing Cross Country 2016

On Sunday 17th of January 2016, 12 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC too part in Wing Cross Country at RAF Linton-on-Ouse, York.

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Oakwoth Bomber Memorial

By CI T King - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2016-01-19 13:20:26
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Oakwoth Bomber Memorial

On Sunday 3rd January 2016, cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended a memorial service to remember 6 Canadian airman who lost their lives ion a training excersie 73 years ago near Oakworth.

The airmen died when their bomber crashed into a hillside above Oakworth during the Second World War have been honoured at an annual service.

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Keighley's Top Guns!

By Cdt B 'Javlin" Darvill - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-12-21 11:55:15
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Keighley's Top Guns!

On Saturday 12th December 2015, 3 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC experienced what it is like to be a fighter pilot at the AOAC at RAF Linton-on-Ouse.

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Regional Hockey Victory

By Cdt H Flaherty - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-12-01 16:37:15
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Regional Hockey Victory

On 21st November 2015, 3 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC travelled to RAF Cranwell to take part in the Junior Girls Regional Hockey Competition.

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Presentation Evening 2015

By Cpl J Seward
2015-12-01 16:35:30
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Presentation Evening 2015

On Wednesday 18th November 2015, 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC hosted the Annual Presentation Evening 2015 to celebrate the achievements of the cadets.

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RAF Odiham Annual Camp 2015

By Cdt B Darvill - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-09-01 10:24:43
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RAF Odiham Annual Camp 2015

Between 15th and 22nd August 2015, 6 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended an Annual camp at RAF Odiham, Hampshire.

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Blackpool Airshow 2015

By Cdt A Ashcroft - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-09-01 10:10:12
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Blackpool Airshow 2015

On Sunday the 19th August cadets and staff from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC went to Blackpool, to watch airshow and look at other military related stands.

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Gibraltar Overseas Camp 2015

By Sgt R Smillie - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-08-07 14:58:46
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Gibraltar Overseas Camp 2015

Between 20th and 28th July 2015, Sgt Smillie from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended a week long Overseas Camp at RAF Gibraltar.

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Ex Cadet Proves the Sky Really Is the Limit for Cadets at 2431 (Keighley) Squadron

By Fg Off J Cameron - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-07-31 14:57:10
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Ex Cadet Proves the Sky Really Is the Limit for Cadets at 2431 (Keighley) Squadron

Former 44F (City Of Bradford) Squadron Cadet Kris Smith touched down at 2431 (Keighley) Squadron last night, to give a motivational presentation about his career as a pilot for Jet2.com. His presentation attracted 35 cadets including some from the recent intake who were interested to learn about how Kris got into his role.

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RAF Shawbury Annual Camp

By Cdt K Howe - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-07-27 14:49:39
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RAF Shawbury Annual Camp

Between 4th and 12th July 2015, 4 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, went on an Annual Camp to RAF Shawbury, Shropshire.

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Wing Training Day 2015

By Sgt R Smillie - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-05-18 11:45:08
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Wing Training Day 2015

On Sunday 26th April 2015, cadets and staff from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, travelled to RAF Linton-on-Ouse, York to take part in Wing Training Day.

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Youth First Aid Course

By Cdt S Hall - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-03-25 10:08:55
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Youth First Aid Course

Over the weekend of the 7th and 8th of March cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended a St John’s Ambulance Youth First Aid Course.

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The Sky Is the Limit at 2431 Keighley Squadron!

By Fg Off J Cameron - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-03-25 09:41:18
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The Sky Is the Limit at 2431 Keighley Squadron!

On Wednesday 18th March 2015, cadets and staff at 2431 (Keighley) Squadron were on top form as they were inspected by Sqn Ldr Dave Walker, ahead of their Lees Trophy Inspection.

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Wing Cross Country

By Cdt E King - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-02-10 15:30:04
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Wing Cross Country

On Sunday 11th January 2015, cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC took part in the Annual Wing Cross Country Competition.

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Oakworth Bomber Memorial Service

By Cdt K Howe - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2015-02-04 11:12:42
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Oakworth Bomber Memorial Service

On Sunday 4th January 2015, cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC attended a Memorial Service in Oakworth.  A total of 16 cadets went up to Oakworth to pay their respects to a Canadian aircrew who crashed into a hill during World War 2.  The memorial is held every year on the first Sunday of January.

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Annual Presentation Evening 2014

By Cdt A Ashcroft - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-12-02 15:39:04
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Annual Presentation Evening 2014

On Wednesday 19th November 2014, senior officers and families came together to celebrate 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC’s year. This took place at the Annual Presentation Evening 2014.

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Remembrance 2014

By Cpl T Clayton - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-11-19 14:14:02
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Remembrance 2014

On Sunday 9th November 2014, 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC attended a Remembrance Parade in Keighley to mark 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War.

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LBA Poppy Collection

By Cdt A Ashcroft - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-10-28 15:40:07
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LBA Poppy Collection

On Saturday 25th October 2014, 8 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, travelled to Leeds Bradford Airport to collect donations for the Poppy Appeal.

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CTC Drffield Training Camp

By Cpl R Smillie - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-10-08 10:17:51
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CTC Drffield Training Camp

On Friday 3rd October 2014, 4 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC travelled to CTC Driffield, East Yorkshire for a weekend training camp.

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Battle of Britain Parade 2014

By Cpl T Clayton - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-10-08 10:13:47
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Battle of Britain Parade 2014

On Sunday 14th September 2014, cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended a parade in Skipton to mark the 74th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain.

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Elvington Allied Forces Day

By Sgt L Towler - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-09-26 11:18:11
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Elvington Allied Forces Day

On 7th August 2014, cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, travelled to Elvington Airfield to mark Allied Forces Day.

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Hag Dyke Leadership Course

By Cdt S Hall - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-09-26 11:12:21
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Hag Dyke Leadership Course

On the first week of August, cadets Hall and Greenwood from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC were picked up by a minibus in Skipton, which dropped us off in Kettlewell which is a small town in upper Wharfdale for a Leadership course at Hag Dyke.

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RAF Benson Summer Camp

By Cdt C Kildunne - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-09-26 11:10:21
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RAF Benson Summer Camp

Between 16th and 23rd August 2014, 4 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC attended an annual summer camp at RAF Benson, Oxfordshire.

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RAF Henlow Summer Camp

By Cdt K Howe - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-09-03 15:29:00
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RAF Henlow Summer Camp

Between 2nd and 9th August 2014, 7 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC attended a Summer Camp at RAF Henlow, Bedfordshire.

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Keighley Air Cadets in the Limelight Again!

By Pilot Officer Jordan I W Cameron - Chief Ground Instructor
2014-08-11 11:06:57
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Keighley Air Cadets in the Limelight Again!

On Saturday 14th June 2014 Air Cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron assisted shoppers in Asda by packing their bags. Throughout the day, up to twenty cadets could be seen manning the checkouts and collecting funds for SSAFA (Soldiers, Sailors and Airmens Families Association).

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Overseas Camp - Cyprus

By Cpl R Smillie - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-08-05 14:11:12
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Overseas Camp - Cyprus

On Wednesday 16th July 2014, Cpl Smillie from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, set off for a 10 Day Overseas Camp at RAF Troodos in Cyprus.

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Le Grand Depart 2014

By Sgt L Towler - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-07-16 11:33:08
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Le Grand Depart 2014

On Friday 4th July 2014, cadets and staff from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, gathered to celebrate the world's greatest cycling event. Le Tour de France.

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Armed Forces Day 2014

By Cpl T Clayton - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-07-16 11:03:00
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Armed Forces Day 2014

On Saturday 28th June 2014, cadets and staff from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, gathered in Keighley Town Centre to mark Armed Forces Day 2014.

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AEF Flying

By Cdt J Seward - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-07-16 11:01:20
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AEF Flying

On Saturday 21st June 2014, 3 cadets and 1 staff member from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, went flying at 9 AEF at RAF Linton-on-Ouse.

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Bag Packing Succsess!

By Cpl R Smillie - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-06-16 15:00:35
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Bag Packing Succsess!

On Saturday 14th June 2014, cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC went back packing in ASDA to raise money for SSAFA.

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Sector Shooting Weekend

By 2431 Sqn Website - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-05-29 16:24:13
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Sector Shooting Weekend

On Saturday and Sunday 17th/18th May 2014, Cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, joined with other Cadets from their sector for a Shooting Weekend at their very own Squadron in Keighley.

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Road Marching Success

By Cdt C Fox - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-05-23 11:33:39
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Road Marching Success

During April/May 2014, Cadet Fox from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended RAF Cosford to take part in a Road Marching event. This is how he said he got on:

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RAF Waddington Annual Camp

By Cdt C Rankin - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-05-07 15:58:52
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RAF Waddington Annual Camp

In April 2014, Cadet Rankin from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended an Annual Camp at RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire. Here's what he had to say:

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JNCO Course - March 2014

By Cdt S Hall - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-03-25 10:41:26
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JNCO Course - March 2014

On Sunday 9th March 2014, 4 cadets from 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC, attended a Junior Non-Commissioned Officers (JNCO)  Course at their very own Squadron HQ in Keighley. This course is designed to see if they have what it takes to be an NCO.

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First Aid Course

By Cdt D Connell - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2014-01-27 09:15:51
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First Aid Course

On 17th-19th January 2013, Cpl Smillie and I attended a St John’s Youth First Aid Course at RAF Linton-on-Ouse.

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House of Lords Visit!

By Cpl P Figg - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2013-12-06 09:21:15
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House of Lords Visit!

On the afternoon of Friday 29th November 2013 I was lucky enough to be one of almost 50 Air Cadets attending the “Lords 2013 Chamber Event”.

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Promotions!

By Cpl L Towler - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2013-10-19 12:32:24
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Promotions!

On Wednesday 2nd October 2013, two Cadets received their first promotions to the rank of Corporal from the Commanding Officer, Flight Lieutenant Paul Crabtree.

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RAFA Wings Appeal

By CWO Snowden - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2013-10-04 13:58:55
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RAFA Wings Appeal

On Saturday 21st September 2013, 2431 (Keighley) Squadron ATC helped raise over £750 for the RAFA Wings Appeal. Cadets spent the day out in town collecting money for the RAFA during the annual Wings Week.

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Warcop Fieldcraft Camp

By Cdt R Griffin - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2013-09-02 12:40:07
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Warcop Fieldcraft Camp

On the week beginning Monday the 12th of August Four Cadets from 2431 Squadron traveled to the Defence Training Estate Warcop, near Appleby.

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Survival and Leadership

By Cdt K Burke - 2431 (Keighley) Squadron
2013-08-28 12:29:09
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Survival and Leadership

Hag Dyke is a camp which happens near Kettlewell once a year, for Cadets from different Squadrons across Central and East Yorkshire.

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