Sea Cadets’ annual presentation night

The cadets of TS Arbroath held their presentation oe awards at their HQ on Wednesday evening. Our picture was taken at the start of the evening.
The cadets of TS Arbroath held their presentation oe awards at their HQ on Wednesday evening. Our picture was taken at the start of the evening.

THE ANNUAL inspection and presentation night of Arbroath Sea Cadets took place in the Sea Cadet Hall, East Abbey Street, when trophies were presented by Major Hoare, RM, officer commanding Base Company, 45 Royal Marine Commando Group.

He was accompanied by WO2 Wright, RM, of X-Ray Company.

Trophy winners were:

Jack and Jill Quaich for rowing, A/C M. Sheasby; David Rennie Shield for most improved sailor, sailing, A/C C. Sangster; Angus Tomlinson Memorial Shield for canoeing, O/C P. Tyler, junior cadet canoeing, J/C A. Tyler.

TS Arbroath Shield for piping, A/C A. Robertson; Arbroath Sea Cadet Shield for shooting, L/C K. Livingston; the Crake Shield for swimming, A/C C. Sangster; James Robertson Trophy for most improved bandsperson, Cdt S. Smith, junior band, J/C A. Tyler.

Arbroath Sea Cadet Shield for best all round sport, O/C S. Ross; Arbroath Sea Cadet Shield for most points gained in the year, L/C K. Livingston; Andrew Gerrard Shield for best attendance, A/C A. Robertson, junior, J/C B. Carlin; Royal Marine Association Shield, the Lavery Trophy, for most effort, O/C S. Ross.

Lieutenant Commander (SCC) David Gerrard, RNR, Memorial Rosebowl, for cadets’ cadet, L/C K. Livingston; junior cadet, J/C G. Duthie; Arbroath Sea Cadet Shield for best junior cadet, J/C A. Tyler; TS Arbroath Shield for best new entry, Cdt S. Kelly; The Gailey Trophy for best cadet, A/C W. Davey.

Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award, A/C M. Sheasby; Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award, L/C K. Livingston.

Officer in charge Chief Petty Officer Justin Bothwell, was presented with his six-year Bar to his Sea Cadet Medal, awarded to mark 12 years’ service.