in the west! Burnham-On-Sea's Sea Cadets win top competition
Sea Cadets are celebrating again after winning a south west drill
competition at the weekend.
their success last month,
Burnham's TS Dulverton unit took
part in the South West area competition at HMS Raleigh
competed against the best teams from each district - from Telford
to Land's End.
this being the unit's first attempt at this level, having previously
competed in the 2011 national event for smaller units, they did
incredibly well by winning the overall unarmed competition.
also won both the runner-up and best dressed section, and the
group - comprising Cdt M Severe, POC M Tutton, LC W Astill, OC
I Howard, OC Yates and Cdt Hancock - also produced the overall
best dressed squad and had the best squad commander trophy (POC
Bob Silverthorne, Commanding Officer, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"I am already immensely proud of our cadets and now look
forward to a challenge of the National competition to be held
at the end of April."
unit is based in Cassis Close, Burnham, and is open to 10-12 year
olds on Thursday evenings from 7-9pm and 12-18 year-olds on Monday
and Thursday evenings from 7-9.30pm. For more details, call 01278
781028, email here
or drop in on a parade night.