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Cadets First On Scene At Car Accident

On Tuesday 23rd February Cadet Sergeant’s Joshua Parry (16) and Jack Whitworth (16) were walking home from cadets when they saw two cars collide several metres ahead. The boys rushed to the incident and one car was engulfed in flames.  The two Sgt’s stepped in and assisted at the scene. There was a lady in…

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Climbing the Ranks

Recently at 162 (Stockport) Squadron ATC, there has been a plethora of promotions including the transition from Cadet to Corporal and from Corporal to Sergeant. This is due to their outstanding progress as cadets in the recent months, as they began to show more advanced leadership qualities and a higher ability to command the cadets.…

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So Many Remember The Few

Recently, over 600 Cadets and staff from 162 (Stockport) Squadron and Greater Manchester Wing attended The Battle of Britain Service & Parade at St George’s Church in Heaviley. This annual event is organised by Stockport & District Royal Air Force Association (RAFA) and commemorates those who gave their lives during The Battle of Britain in…

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Stockport Cadets Go Travelling

10 Stockport cadets were all lucky enough to fly across the world on a variety of overseas camps. Each summer, a number of places for overseas camps are offered to Greater Manchester Wing, who then allow cadets from around the wing to bid for them. The first two overseas camp took place at RAF Gibraltar,…

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Blake Goes To The Netherlands

One lucky Stockport cadet was given the once in a lifetime opportunity to take part in the International Air Cadet Exchange (IACE) on a two week trip to the Netherlands. Cadet Warrant Officer Blake Noden (18) from 162 (Stockport) Squadron had to go through a difficult application process to ensure that he was able to…

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Nijmegen Marches 2015

Stockport Teenager Cadet Warrant Officer Jake Sanderson, from 162 (Stockport) Squadron has recently completed the prestigious Nijmegen marches. Each year in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 46,000 people descend on the town to complete the ‘Vierdaagse International 4 day March’. This year, it was held from 22nd July through to the 25th July for the 99th time.…

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Stockport Squadron Bag Field Day Trophy

Stockport Air Cadets are on cloud nine having recently returned from the annual Greater Manchester Wing Field Training Day as the overall winners. The cadets from 162 (Stockport) Squadron,  Air Training Corps, along with nearly 700 cadets, from the other 36 Squadrons in the Greater Manchester Wing, Met up at Hopwood Hall College for the…

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Stockport Squadron Great War Media Project

As part of the media competition entry for the Greater Manchester Wing Training Day cadets at 162 (Stockport) Squadron were asked to create a two minute film that detailed the life of a relative of one of our cadets. The film was to be titled “A Century On – Remembering the Fallen” Cadet Joshua Fairclough…

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Stockport Cadets reach the Gold Standard

Two Stockport Air Cadets and one of their Adult Volunteers have recently returned from a royal date at St James’ Palace where they received their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards, the highest level Duke of Edinburgh Award. Cadet Sergeant Christopher Blampied (18), Sergeant Lewis Taylor (20) & Cadet Flight Sergeant Blake Noden (18), accompanied by…

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Recruiting NOW!

If you love aircraft, action and adventure, or just want to try something new; then you’ll love the opportunities you get at Stockport Air Cadets. Don’t miss out, come along and come along and become part of one the best Air Cadet Squadrons in Greater Manchester! Our next recruiting evening is on Monday 30 March…