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Wantage Cadets win National Championships!

On Saturday 27th November, 5 cadets from Wantage Air Cadets won the National Banner Championship at RAF Halton in Buckinghamshire. This win places the Wantage team first out over 1000 squadrons around the UK.  The reviewing officer, Air Commodore Andy Hall MBE, Commandant-General of the RAF Regiment said afterwards, "with their performance the cadets exemplified the RAF core value of excellence". The Banner Drill competition is a sequence of drill movements completed without orders which demonstrate the ceremonial handling of a squadron / wing banner (i.e. a flag).

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