1268 Squadron Wins Award

On Sunday 8th May 2016, 1268 (Haslemere) Squadron ATC, attended the Surrey Young Superstars Awards, having been nominated and won the ‘Volunteering Superstar (Group)’ category.

The event, held at the Harbour Hotel in Guildford, was well attended by a variety of youth organisations and individuals. 1268 Squadron was represented by seven Cadets and four members of staff, including the Squadrons Officer Commanding Flt Lt Kevin Burchett.

The event started at 3pm, where everyone was greeted by the events organising staff, followed by cakes, sandwiches and cream teas. During this time, many official photographs were taken prior to the ceremony, where the official guest, the HM Lord – Lieutenant of Surrey, Mr. Michael More-Molyneux was in attendance to present all of the awards to the winners.

The event, this year supported by Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY), was there to congratulate those individuals or groups in their achievements. 1268 (Haslemere) Squadron, picking up ‘Volunteering Superstar (Group)’ award, had been recognised for their continued support to Haslemere and its local sporting and charitable events. Receiving high praise from the Haslemere Town Mayor, 1268 Squadron have finally been rewarded for their hard work and support that they continue to give year on year. The cadets give up their free time on the weekends to support these events, which many have come to rely on 1268 Squadron for their continued support.

PIC: Representatives of 1268 (Haslemere) Sqn with HM Lord – Lieutenant of Surrey, Mr. Michael More-Molyneux