Seaham Squadron Prepares for Wing Competitions Day


1338 (Seaham) Squadron have begun preparations for the annual Wing Competitions day – an opportunity for all 35 squadrons in Durham and Northumberland Wing to compete in Aero-modelling, First Aid, Drill, Banner Drill, Aircraft Recognition & Photography.

Banner drill

If squadrons do well and win the respective competition, they go on to represent the wing at Region and compete against other wings in north region at RAF Linton-on-ouse.


In the past Seaham squadron haveĀ done very well, winning the drill competition 3 years in a row, a feat never achieved by any other squadron since wing records began and winning it a 4th time after coming 2nd by only 2 points. Seaham squadron have also won the Adult First Aid competition, sending cadets to region who then were selected to compete nationally and finally wing competitions day overall.