On the 14th of January, the CO and five NCOs from 450 attended the Surrey Wing Air Training Corps Annual Awards Evening in Leatherhead. Cadets from many different squadrons had been invited to attend the evening for their achievements throughout 2010. The following NCOs received these awards:
Flt Sgt Hillam- Received Best Cadet in 450 Squadron and his Flying Scholarship certificate.
Sgt Caplin- Received a certificate for his participation in Nijmegen.
Cpl Johns- Received his Silver Gliding Scholarship Wings Certificate.
Cpl Hall- Received her Silver Gliding Scholarship Wings Certificate and her certificate and prize money of £100 for the Best Senior Battle of Britain Essay 2010.
Cpl Nicolls- Received his certificate and prize money of £50 for the Best Junior Battle of Britain Essay 2010.
After all the awards had been given out, the evening was then ended with an entertaining speech from Group Captain Bedford about his time in the RAF.
Report submitted by Cpl Hall - 17 Jan 2011