Our Staff Team

Flt Lt Gavin Walker RAFAC
Commanding Officer

Flt Lt Walker took over the post of OC in November 2017 & oversees all aspects of running our squadron.

FG Off Paul Challacombe

Fg Off Challacombe is an experienced officer of the RAFAC. He has held many OC posts throughout the wing as well as previous OC 351. 

CI Lucy Drew

Lucy  is currently our Adjutant. She is tasked with dealing with all admin for the squadron.  

CI Chris Clarke
Training Officer

Chris deals with all aspects of the cadets training, from devising the monthly training programme & ensuring we deliver the best experiences & opportunities possible.

CI Brian Kinsella

Brian looks after the admin for our Duke of Edinburgh schemes. As well as this; a First Aid Trainer, Bushcraft instructor & air rifle shooter.

CI Tim Lord

Tim is our go-to man for Adventure Training – holding many outdoors qualifications allowing us to get out walking, climbing & canoe to name but a few.

CI Rob leese

Rob worked at Rolls Royce before retiring. He now helps us teach various STEM subjects and is an avid aircraft modelling fan.

Our Civilian Committee

Each squadron has its own committee; know as Civ Com. Our Civ Com comprises of parents & friends of the squadron. 

They play a vital role assisting the Commanding Officer to help raise funds for activities and equipment plus ensuring the squadron maintains direction. 

Sandra Evitts
Chair Person

Penny Elson

Helen Harrison

Graham Coxon
General Member

Bradley Taylor
general Member

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