Flt Lt Bradley was Commissioned as an Officer in the Royal Air Force Air Cadets during January 1993. She started as a civilian member of the Corps on the Civilian Committee of 457 Farnborough Sqn in 1990, then as a Civilian Instructor in the role of Adjutant and applied for a Commission in 1992. She has been CO of various Squadrons in North Hampshire over the years and has Commanded 2407 Squadron since 2008.
WO Peter Bradley RAFAC
Squadron Warrant Officer
WO Bradley introduced his daughter to the ATC in 1989 and applied to join himself as a Civilian Instructor. He was appointed as a Warrant Officer in September 1992 at 457 Sqn Farnborough. He is in charge of dress and discipline, and is also a drill instructor. He oversees the cadet NCO's and is also a member of the Wing Clay Shooting Adult team and helps train cadets from the Wing in the sport. He is a Safety Supervisor and Qualified judge in some of the sports disciplines.
CI Dean Armstrong
Squadron Training Officer
Dean is the Squadron Training Officer - He manages the activities that the squadron takes part in and the logistics of getting them there etc. He also teaches adventure training, canoeing, kayaking and is a Duke of Edinburgh Award Assessor. Is a building contractor by trade and manages his own business building houses and extensions. He is also a Governor at one of the local schools.
CI Pam Lovell
Pam is an Environment Manager at British Airways. Her background is in aeronautical engineering and weighing aeroplanes which spawned from her time as an Air Cadet who loved flying and all things aircraft. She loves all things outdoors and competes in marathon kayaking and coaches schools kayaking.
British Airways Aircraft Dispatcher (Redcap) and Ground Handling Management;
Honeywell Avionics CS Manager EMEA; Commercial Pilot Recruitment Manager for 13 years. Andy teaches the Leading Cadet syllabus- Principles of Flight, Map Reading and Airmanship.
CI Lee McEvoy
Formerly a cadet in the CCF, going on to join the University Air Squadron in Leeds. Has also been a Captain the the TA. Now works in IT. Main areas of expertise is radio, weapons, fieldcraft and leadership.
CI Jake Fuller
A former 2407 Cadet, Jake now works in media at Farnborough College. Main cadet interests are fieldcraft, weapons and first aid.
CI Richard Lovell
Richard works in Reading selling canoes etc and is also a coach. His background is in personal development and outdoor education. He is also a valued Gold D of E Assessor.
CI Frazer McCambridge-Heal
Moving on from being a Cadet Flight Sergeant with the Squadron Frazer has been to university and is now working with British Airways. This of course means he is away a lot but when available is on hand to instruct cadets in leadership and other subjects when required.
CI Stuart Lewis
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Stuart is a former cadet from Farnborough Squadron and is currently helping to teach the newest recruits to the Squadron.
CI Gary Roberts
Gary is an Ambulance assistant with SE Ambulance Service and when not on shift helps with sport and first aid
CI Richard Taylor
Mr Taylor is primarily the Squadron's Duke of Edinburgh instructor being qualified as an assessor. He also teaches Heartstart first aid and is First Aid at Work qualified.
CI Angela Thorburn
Civilian Instructor and PR for the Squadron making sure our activities are tweeted around the country etc. Angela's work experience is in HR and this is always helpful with CV training and leadership skills etc.
Wg Cdr David Gilson RAF VRT(Rtd)
Chairman of The Civilian Committee
Was a pilot with BA on 747s, was also Hants & IOW Wing Commander in the 1980s. Is now Chairman and gives enormous support to the Commanding Officer and her staff.