2nd Place for 878 at WAD!

878 (Highworth) has had a record breaking Wing Activities Day (WAD) placing 2nd overall for the whole of Dorset and Wiltshire Wing. Cadets competed in Various activities including Marching Drill, Banner Drill, Initiative Exercises, First Aid, Presentation Skills, and Aircraft Recognition. Special recognition goes to Cdt Tilling and Plt Off Cornish on placing 1st in […]

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! 878 would like to wish everyone a happy new year, 2016 was another busy year for us, we didn’t stop! We went from having less than 15 cadets on our books to now having more than 50. All thanks to the hard work of both the staff and cadets. Here is to […]

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HMS Bristol – By Cdt Cpl J Chapman

HMS Bristol  Thursday 6th – Sunday 9th October   HMS Bristol is a Type 82 Royal Navy Destroyer moored at Whale Island, Portsmouth.  She was decommissioned in 1991 and converted into a training and accommodation ship. She hosts a number of youth organisations throughout the year, and the Air Cadets is one of them. Places […]

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A new website for 878

Its been a long time since 878 (Highworth) Squadron has had a website. Fortunately I have now resolved this issue and hope this website provides you with all the information you need if you are thinking about joining. The plan will be to ensure the website is kept up to date with posts from cadets […]

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