Air Cadets in Louth visit Memorial Flight

Youngsters and staff from the Louth 1228 Air Cadets its 1228 Detached Flight in Mablethorpe enjoyed an excellent visit recently to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight based at RAF Coningsby.
Youngsters and staff from the Louth 1228 Air Cadets its 1228 Detached Flight in Mablethorpe enjoyed an excellent visit recently to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight based at RAF Coningsby.

Youngsters and staff from the Louth 1228 Air Cadets its 1228 Detached Flight in Mablethorpe enjoyed an excellent visit recently to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight based at RAF Coningsby.

The Louth Squadron has recently been taken over by Flight Lieutenant Richard Elam.

He said: “It was really interesting evening, which all of the cadets and staff really enjoyed.

“It is a visit that I would highly recommended.”

This is just one of the exciting experiences that Air Cadets get to do.

They also get to try out flying, gliding, shooting, trips abroad and much more.

The cadets in Louth parade on Tuesdays and the new evening of Thursday (instead of Friday), from 7-9.15pm.

They are based in Birch Road, Louth.

For more information about the Air Cadets to see if you want to get involved, find them on Facebook, search for 1228 Louth Air Cadets.