1148 Penarth Squadron would like to congratulate brand new Corporals Callum Searle, Angharad Webb, Emily Mcdonaugh and Sergeant Rachel Prew on their promotions.

These cadets have proven they have what it takes to step up the rank ladder. They will take on more responsibilities and help the staff ensure the squadron runs smoothly.

Corporal Callum Searle said: “I was so excited to be promoted, I am looking forward to the challenges that lie ahead and developing my skills”.

The staff wish them all luck and look forward to the next promotions.

If you have a spirit for adventure, 1148 (Penarth) Squadron has vacancies for boys and girls between 13-17 years old. The squadron parade on Mondays and Wednesdays 7pm-9.30pm next to Dingle Road train station. They are also looking for adult volunteers to join their staff team or Civilian Committee. You can contact the Squadron on 02920 350448 or email oc.1148@aircadets.org. Check out their Facebook page www.facebook.com/1148PenarthAirCadetSquadron and follow them on twitter @1148PenarthSqn.