“I would like to congratulate 2062 (Carrickfergus) Squadron Air Training Corps who successfully won the SRAFONI Trophy at the weekend.”
This award is presented by the Senior RAF Officer in the Province to the Best Air Cadet Squadron.
Commenting, Cllr Jordan said:
“This is a magnificent achievement and just reward for the hard work and dedication of the the young cadets and their Officers and an endorsement to what hard work and commitment can achieve.”
“2062 (Carrickfergus) Squadron Air Training Corps and Carrickfergus should be very proud that a long established youth organisation from the borough can and have achieved this award.”
The UKIP Cllr for Carrick added:
“Can i also take this opportunity to congratulate the parents of the young cadets for their support, i am sure they are all very proud of what their sons and daughters have achieved.”
“I would like to wish the cadets every success in the future in what ever career path they choose , if they apply the same pride and determination in life they will hopefully fulfil their dreams. Very well done and congratulations.”
The cadets are always on the lookout for new members, if you would be interested in seeing what is involved, why not come along and speak to the Officers. They meet every Monday night at 7pm along Prince William Way, facing Barn United Football Club.