With just over eight weeks to go, veterans, present serving members of the military, armed forces, reservists and cadets joined the Lord Lieutenant, Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher and other civic guests at RAF Halton on Friday (24 April), to officially launch the countdown to Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Armed Forces Day 2015 celebrations.
On a sun blessed training area, the Training Wing at RAF Halton delivered a bespoke training and development package to 10 employees from ‘Get Berkshire Active’. This was part of RAF Halton’s ongoing commitment to engage with and develop professional relationships with local civilian organisations.
The Saddle Club at RAF Halton has marked its official reopening by holding an Easter Party which was attended by the Station Commander, Group Captain Adrian Burns
The fight against child sexual exploitation (CSE) by the police and other statutory agencies across the area will be monitored by a special working group created by the Thames Valley Police and Crime Panel.
The High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire, Mr Joe Barclay, made a familiarisation visit to RAF Halton this month to introduce his replacement, Mrs Francesca Skelton, to the role of the unit.
The Assault Pioneers of 2 Mercians arrived at RAF Halton the last week in March to take the lead on a joint project to renovate the WW1 training trenches in a quiet copse behind Initial Force Protection Training hangar (IFPT).
Group Captain (Retd) Min Larkin CBE, a former Halton Apprentice of the 63rd Entry, has presented the Halton Apprentice Trophy to the Officer Commanding Training Wing, Wing Commander Peter Whiting.
Personnel at RAF Halton have been incorporating ‘Doing Something Funny For Money’ whilst going about their duty.
Buckinghamshire's Safeguarding Children Board (BSCB), which aims to protect children and young people from abuse is urging residents to join them in the fight against child sexual exploitation (CSE) on Wednesday (18 March) as part of a national awareness day.
Arnold and Hilary Tasker from Thame presented a painting of a Vickers Vimy aircraft to RAF Halton which was accepted on behalf of the Station by Wing Commander Ray Morley and Squadron Leader Gary Coleman at Halton House.