On Tuesday, 12th February, Flt Lt Hayton took 8 RAF Year 10’s to RAF Cranwell to take part in a Red Nose Day programme.
Blue Peter presenter Helen Skelton took to the skies of Lincolnshire with the Red Arrows for her latest Red Nose Day Challenge.
The challenge saw the dare-devil presenter fly with Arrow’s Squadron Leader, Red 1, on the most terrifying ride of her life.
She said: “I was sick with nerves and excitement before the flight but I feel honoured to have had this opportunity and I feel completely ecstatic now I’ve done it.”
“The air cadets have been fantastic and I was genuinely overwhelmed when I saw all of the hard work they have done fundraising and how many turned out to see the fly past today."
Whilst our cadets were not directly involved in the Challenge, they were certainly part of the ‘D’ in the "RND", which was spelt out when viewed from the air.
The boys involved were:-
The Blue Peter programme featuring this event is due to air on Thursday 21st Feb.