Squadron News & Updates

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Jack Petchey Awards Night

6th March 2022

Congratulations to Cadets and Staff who collected their awards at the recent Jack Petchey Award Ceremony in Barking. Those who collected awards-  Cpl Noriega, Cpl Minhas, Cdt Caiado and Alan McManus.

You can see some photos of the event in the photo gallery which you can find here



Worshipful Company of Glovers

1st March, 2022

The squadron is delighted to announce that we are now affiliated to the Worshipful Company of Glovers. We look look forward to a long standing future of working together.

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Back to what we are about

1st August 2021

Its been a bumper couple months for Cadets and Staff at the squadron. With return to face to face parade nights there has been lots to keep us all busy. recent events have seen cadets get back in the air gliding, attending fieldcraft weekends and this past week attending summer camp at RAF Coningsby. With lost time to make up for the next few months set to be actioned packed too with lots of activities planned.


Happy Birthday to us- 80 Years Strong!

5th February 2021

80 Years ago on 5th February 1941, The Royal Warrant was signed marking the birth of the RAF Air Cadets and 296 Stoke Newington Squadron. To Celebrate we have put together a video chartering the squadrons history. This was put together by one of our CI's James Mack with photos provided by the Squadron Treasurer Alan McManus


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21st December, 2020

The Squadron is pleased to announce that Jason Philips has been promoted to the rank of uniformed staff. Congratulations on your appointment SGT Philips

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Seasons Greetings

24th December, 2020

Friends, we wish you and your loved ones seasons greetings. We look forward to seeing Cadets & Staff in 2021. Here are a few facts for 2020!
2 Promotions
12 Classifications Gained
76 Seperate Teams Sessions
20 Kahoot Winners
1 bumpy (Virtual) Landing
Well Done Team 296!

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