We are part of a UK-wide cadet force with more than 40,000 members aged between 12 and 20 years.

Air Cadets have the opportunity to take part in flying, gliding, target shooting, adventure training, the Duke of Edinburgh's Award, fieldcraft, radio, first aid, sports, leadership activities and annual camps, and gain qualifications at the same time!

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To join, you must be in year 8 or above. Simply contact us to arrange a visit, and we will show you more about what we do.

Parade nights

Tuesday and Thursday
19:00 to 21:30
(Visitors arrive from 19:30 please)


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0114 285 3669
(parade nights only please)

Located in Southey Green, our main recruitment areas are:

  • Parson Cross
  • Firth Park
  • Shiregreen
  • Longley
  • Shirecliffe
  • Burngreave
  • Pitsmoor
  • Wincobank
  • Ecclesfield
  • Burncross
  • Chapeltown
  • High Green

We operate a termly recruitment programme, which means you can join throughout the year. Get in touch!