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YJA on the UPS: Orienteering

YJA on the UPS: Orienteering

The Uniformed Public Services (UPS) Competition, sponsored by Total Care Security Ltd, involved 120 students from six colleges across the East Midlands (Central College Nottingham, Grantham, Boston, Newark, New College Nottingham and Lincoln). These young adults, many of whom are hoping to work in the Police, Fire Brigade, Armed Forces, Ambulance or Security Services, compete in a range […]

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YJA on the UPS: Marching Drill

YJA on the UPS: Marching Drill

  Recently, RAF College Cranwell hosted the Uniformed Professional Services Competition (UPS) between colleges from across the East Midlands. Tasks included CSI, First Aid, security event (clue finding and mystery solving) and…… marching drill! Recruits in most modern militaries are taught drill to teach them how to work and move as a team. For the […]

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Becoming an RAF apprentice

Becoming an RAF apprentice

  The Royal Air Force is frequently looking for suitable young adults to serve as an apprentice and go on to enjoy a valuable and enjoyable career in the armed forces. A wide range of jobs is available, from catering to regiment gunners and drivers. The apprenticeships have long courses, some reaching up to three whole […]

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YJA on the UPS: Performing Arts

YJA on the UPS: Performing Arts

The Uniformed Public Services (UPS) Competition, sponsored by Total Care Security Ltd, involved 120 students from six colleges across the East Midlands (Central College Nottingham, Grantham, Boston, Newark, New College Nottingham and Lincoln). These young adults, many of whom are hoping to work in the Police, Fire Brigade, Armed Forces, Ambulance or Security Services, compete in a […]

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YJA on the UPS: Police and CSI

YJA on the UPS: Police and CSI

  Click here for a YouTube film!   The Uniformed Public Services (UPS) Competition, sponsored by Total Care Security Ltd, involves 120 students from six colleges across the East Midlands (Central College Nottingham, Grantham, Boston, Newark, New College Nottingham and Lincoln). These young adults, many of whom are hoping to work in the Police, Fire Brigade, Armed […]

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Where on the pitch does Roo roar most?

Where on the pitch does Roo roar most?

Wayne Rooney, Man United skipper, has played a variety of positions under new boss Louis Van Gaal, but which role is his best? Roy Hodgeson has advised Van Gaal to play his skipper upfront more often, however the Dutchman wasn’t too keen as he showed in United’s game against Burnley when Rooney started as a […]

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Record Number of Horses Abandoned

Record Number of Horses Abandoned

The amount of horses being abandoned is currently higher than ever before. The RSPCA said that they are looking after so many abandoned horses they are struggling and cannot take in any more. Over 2000 calls have been made reporting horses that have been abandoned in local fields. Sometimes when somebody takes on an animal […]

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Lli Pika the ‘Magic Bunny’

Lli Pika the ‘Magic Bunny’

Every country in the world is currently talking about China’s ‘Magic Bunny’. The official name for the ‘magic bunnies’ is Lli Pika. The Lli Pika maybe the most adorable endangered species which has been discovered. They are small rabbit-like animals that are found only in China. The species was discovered by a retired conservationist named Li Weidong […]

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Volcano Eruption Creates an Island

Volcano Eruption Creates an Island

A new Polynesian island has formed after a volcano erupted just 45km (28 miles) northwest of Tonga’s capital city Nuku’alofa. This new island is 500 metres long (1640 feet) and was created by the eruption in December of the Hunga Tonga. This was the second time in five years that Hunga Tonga-Hunga (the full name […]

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Judgement Week for Clarkson

Judgement Week for Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson who stars in one of the BBCs best known shows Top Gear maybe suspended permanently from the show. Clarkson allegedly hit the show’s producer Oisin Tymon. Mr Tymon didn’t report the case himself it was thought the Clarkson was first to admit there had been a quarrel. Top Gear is one of BBC […]