The successful Biennial Inspection of Old Swinford Hospital’s Combined Cadet Force was carried out on Thursday 10 October by Inspecting Officer, Group Captain John Lawlor BA RAF, Chief of Staff Air Cadet Organisation.
In the afternoon, a parade was held of 147 cadets from both the Army and RAF sections, under the command of Major B S Price, Officer in Charge of OSH CCF.
On completion of the parade, the inspecting officer was able to visit the Cadets undergoing a variety of training activities, including weapons training, group shooting at the School’s 23m indoor barrack range, infantry tactics and lessons in classroom instruction.
Group Captain Lawlor gave his final address to the assembled cadets in the Great Hall.
Pic shows from left to right: Peter Jones, Headmaster; Kelvin Lam, Arun Kundi, Group Captain John Lawlor BA RAF, Major B S Price, Joe Upton, Flt Lt D P Jenkins