Year 12 student awarded the highest Cadet honour

Year 12 student and Cadet Sergeant, Harry D, has been appointed as a Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadet – the highest honour that can be achieved by a Cadet in any of the forces.

The Army Cadet Force is a national voluntary youth organisation that provides challenging, military, adventurous and community activities. Those who complete their training programme and make a significant contribution to the life of their local community are selected as Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant’s Cadets.

On Thursday 6 September, Harry attended Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant Cadet Presentation where he was recognised as one of only 11 cadets from 8,500 across the whole Yorkshire and Humber region, to be awarded the Lord-Lieutenant's Certificate.

Head of School, Richard Williman, attended the presentation, and said: ”The position of Lord lieutenant's Cadet is a highly prized one within the Cadet force and we are delighted that Harry's hard work and commitment has led to him being selected for such a prestigious position. We wish him well for the forthcoming year and look forward to hearing about his work in this role.”

To find out more about The Army Cadet Force, please visit www.rfca-yorkshire.org.uk

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