Cadets cash in

PUBLISHED: 16:30 03 May 2007 | UPDATED: 21:40 29 May 2010

CADETS, staff and committee members of 999 (Dunmow) Squadron ATC presented Essex Air Ambulance with a cheque for £300 on Sunday. The money had been raised by cadets who took part in a variety of fund-raising events including a 24- hour Scalextric marathon

CADETS, staff and committee members of 999 (Dunmow) Squadron ATC presented Essex Air Ambulance with a cheque for £300 on Sunday.

The money had been raised by cadets who took part in a variety of fund-raising events including a 24- hour Scalextric marathon and by charging people to sit at the controls of a glider at last year's Dunmow Carnival.

The cadets also raised £454.98 for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal and £250 for Red Nose Day.

Keith Daniel, spokesman for the ATC, said: "The cadets would like to thank the people of Dunmow for their generosity and hope for their continued support in the future."

For more details on the Dunmow Air Cadets call 01371 878915.


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