Cadets enjoy training course

Cadet Morgan Crosthwaite, Cadet Amy Gillespie, Cadet Ethan Morgan from Antrim Detachment test their radios

Cadet Morgan Crosthwaite, Cadet Amy Gillespie, Cadet Ethan Morgan from Antrim Detachment test their radios

On a cold wet weekend young army cadets travelled from all over the province to the Army Cadet Training Centre, Magilligan to learn new skills as a cadet radio operator.

Among those attending were cadets from Antrim Detachment.

Cadet Sergeant Rachael Allen (Left) practices putting a mast up in preparation for Exercise Rolling Thunder

Cadet Sergeant Rachael Allen (Left) practices putting a mast up in preparation for Exercise Rolling Thunder

The cadets, aged from 14 to 16, were taking part in a Cadet Radio Users Course with the 1st (NI) Battalion Signals Unit under the leadership of the Battalion Signals Officer, Captain Mick Pepper.

 

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