Competition wins for young Sea Cadets

PUBLISHED: 11:00 15 February 2018

TS Weston Cadets took part in the annual district drill and piping competition.

TS Weston Cadets took part in the annual district drill and piping competition.

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Weston-super-Mare Sea Cadets took home plenty of top prizes in the Avon district drill and piping competitions.

With their training complete and uniforms pressed, the cadets performed their displays with great confidence.

A clean sweep of victories saw Weston’s youngsters win best guard, best guard commander and best colour party, with the piping team and individual piper also coming first.

The Royal Marines’ cadets came runners-up in their competition against Bristol Adventure and Lance Corporal Harry Lewis was awarded the runner up best troop commander.

MORE: Somerset Freemasons give generous donation to Weston Sea Cadets.

Sea cadet spokesman Davinia Tippett said: “The results show how well our team performed and all cadets involved displayed brilliant commitment and effort on the day.”

The sea cadets are looking for new members.

Contact westonseacadets@btinternet.com for more information.

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