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First Dining In for S & E Mids NCOs

Article posted: Feb 02, 2008 by Wing Media & Comm Officer

The Senior Non Commissioned Officers (SNCO’s) and Civilian Instructors (CI’s) of South and East Midlands Wing, Air Training Corps, have held their first Dining In Night at RAF Cottesmore.

With the kind permission of the Chairman of the RAF Cottesmore Warrant Officer’s and Sergeant’s Mess Committee, Warrant Officer Dennis Halkins, 28 Adult Warrant Officers, SNCOs and Civilian Instructors of the wing enjoyed a convivial evening of good food and good company.

Wing Commander Nigel Dickinson, Officer Commanding South and East Midlands Wing and WO Halkins were the Guests of Honour presiding over what is hoped to be an annual event.

After the meal the Wing Commander presented the Wing Warrant Officer, Warrant Officer Mark Butler with his third clasp to the Cadet Forces Medal.

Organiser of the evening, Warrant Officer Alan Wiggs declared it “a great success and plans were already being made for next year”.