CCF Sword of Honour

CCF Sword of Honour


The Combined Cadet Force held it annual Sword of Honour Parade on Wednesday 19 March in glorious sunshine.  The parade is an annual event in the Spring Term where senior cadets are given awards in appreciation of their efforts towards the CCF during their time at College. All 234 Cadets of the Combined Cadet Force were awaiting the arrival of the Inspecting Officer, Rear Admiral Henry Parker CB (Director Carrier Strike), an OC and former CCF Naval Cadet.  
Senior Cadet WO1 Pippa Hughes controlled the parade and Colour Party and invited Admiral Parker to inspect the CCF and present a variety of awards. 

Lieutenant Christine Harrison who is the Officer In Charge of the Naval Section was awarded the Lord Lieutenants Certificate for Meritorious Service to the CCF.  She has done an outstanding job in refocusing the Navy Section and the ‘direction it is sailing’ and regularly gets cadets and staff away on courses.   


Awards to cadets were as follows: 

Cadet Corporal Jana Bourhill (Army) – The Adjutants Cup

Cadet Corporal Tom Dowley (RAF) – The Chocks Away trophy

Cadet Colour Serjeant Percy Bodington (Army) – The Rifles Bugle

Cadet Petty Office Evgeny Godlevskivy (Navy) – The Nelson Bust

Cadet Warrant Office Class One William Martin (Army) – The Rifles Sword of Honour

Cadet Chief Petty Officer Tobi Ade-Odiachi (Navy) – The Nash Sword of Honour 

Cadet Sergeant Stephen Abraham (RAF) – RGBW Sword of Honour


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