Mr Allen (Officer Commanding, 4th Battaltion The Yorkshire Regiment) and Mr Hopper (2IC, C Company , Cleveland Army Cadet Force), both full-time staff of Redcar Academy, attended the Lord-Lieutenants presentation on Tuesday 3rd February, held at Stockton Road ARC, to celebrate the success of some of the individuals that are part of the Redcar Academy detachment.
It was a lively night with some VIP’s including Ray Mallon (Elected Mayor of Middlesbrough), Lieutenant General Robin Brims CB CBE DSO DL (Chairman of the Reserve Forces and Cadet Association North East), Lord-Lieutenant Mr Barry Dodd CBE (Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire) and not forgetting Major Allen.
Four of our senior cadets achieved their 4 star Army APC (Army Proficiency Certificate) Syllabus pass, an highly regarded achievement, and as such were presented with their certificate.
These cadets were:
Cadet Company Sergeant Major – Yana Jones-Hinkley
Cadet Staff Sergeant – Gina Cook
Cadet Staff Sergeant – Ashley Hawksby
Cadet Staff Sergeant – Teri Dayman
Two of the girls also achieve a BTEC in Uniformed Services.
Congratulations to you all, from everyone at Redcar Academy.
Principal: Mrs Angela Sweeten
Redcar Academy, Kirkleatham Lane, Redcar, TS10 4AB
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