1969 Rossendale Squadron Air Cadets formal dinner
PUBLISHED: 00:00 29 June 2017
Copyright: Kerry & David Hargreaves Photography
The 1969 Rossendale Squadron Air Cadets, part of Cumbria and Lancashire Wing ATC, marked the achievements and promotions of its cadets in style at a formal squadron dinner.
1969 Rossendale Squadron Air Cadets
Corporal Varley presented with the attendance award by Deputy Mayor Crawforth
Deputy Mayoress Denise Crawforth is presented with the honoured guests bouquet of flowers
Flight Lieutenant, Linda Head, presented with the honoured guests bouquet of flowers
Flight Sergeant Paton is presented a certificate of Meritous Service by Wing Commander Molloy
Jake Berry address the evenings guests
Jake Berry presents Sergeant Butterworth with the Leadership Trophy
Newly promoted Sergeant Mawdsley recieves the Presidents cup award from Jake Berry
Officer Commanding Flight Sergeant Paton address the guests and honoured guests
Wing Commander Molloy presents newly promoted Corporal Wilby with his rank sliders
Guests enjoying the squadron dinner
Held at St Mary’s Chambers, Rawtenstall, more than 100 guests including MP Jake Berry and Rossendale Deputy Mayor and Mayoress Colin and Denise Crawforth, attended the evening.
Honoured guests and parents alike were treated to formal mess etiquette based on a traditional Royal Air Force dinner-dance. Following the dinner, the loyal toast was raised and speeches were made from Jake Berry MP and wing commander, Steve Molloy.