On Tuesday pupils taking part in CCF (Combined Cadet
Force) at Cheltenham College were treated to the arrival of a Chinook
helicopter at Cheltenham Racecourse as part of their CCF Field Day experience.
Cadets had the opportunity to travel on the helicopter to their Training
Camp at Nesscliffe near Shrewsbury.
The Cheltenham College CCF has a history which started
in 1862 and College has enjoyed a close association with the Armed Forces ever
All Fourth Form pupils at College are members of the CCF
for at least one year, with many pupils choosing to continue. For further information about CCF at College click here