D DAY 75 COMMEMORATION MEMORIES

As part of the D Day commemorations a number of our senior and junior musicians were heavily involved in services at St Thomas’ Cathedral last Sunday. Two of these services were broadcast/recorded for broadcast on BBC radio. The Sunday Service on Radio 4 was sung by Cantate, featuring a number of our girls in Years … Continued

Canadian Oak Leaf

Congratulations to Oscar Watson Maguire (Year 11) who over the Easter holiday was selected to take part in Ex OAK LEAF 2019 – an annual exchange exercise the UK participates in with the Royal Canadian Army Cadets (RCAC) each summer. This exchange was established in 1972 and is the Army’s Cadets’ main contribution to International … Continued

Royal Marines Drill The Cadets

The RMVT (Royal Marines Visiting Team) ran the CCF last week for the Royal Navy cadets. The session largely involved a fitness assessment, example training (including a bleep test, sit ups and push ups) followed by a variety of competitive games. Emily Whitehead, one of the RN CCF NCOs (Non-Commissioned Officers) described it as “sadistic … Continued