January 31, 2011
army cadets receive awards after busy year
of Burnham and Highbridge Army Cadet Force have this week been
celebrating their achievements of the past year at their annual
There were numerous successes for the unit, from a whole range
of activities including shooting, first aid, sports and the Duke
of Edinburgh Award Scheme.
Among the award winners were LCpl George Manchip (Cadet of the
Year), LCpl Ben Rogers (Best NCO) and Rct Blackmore (Best Recruit).
Five cadets were also presented with their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh
and Highbridge Army Cadets are always looking for new recruits,
and met from 7-9pm on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Recruits
must at least be in year eight at school.