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Vintage Sport Car Festival at Cadwell

Vintage Sport Car Festival at Cadwell

This weekend Lincolnshire’s Cadwell Park is holding the Vintage Car Sports Festival organised by the Vintage Sports Car Club. The club organises races for the cars from motorsport’s pioneering age, where Edwardian era machinery can be found along with sport and racing cars from the inter war years, and drivers from the inter war years. […]

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Fifa 16 to include Lady Footballers

Fifa 16 to include Lady Footballers

Fifa is one of the most popular games in the video game community. Soon Electronic Arts (EA) will be releasing Fifa 16, the next Fifa game. The question is, will it live up to its expectations? Fifa 16 is supposedly going to be released on 25th September. The one change that everyone is talking about […]

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Alton Towers closes after accident

Alton Towers closes after accident

Alton Towers has been temporarily closed whilst an investigation takes place to discover why a rollercoaster crashed leaving four people with serious injuries. The fun park’s ‘Smiler’ ride unexpectedly crashed causing serious injuries to four people and making 12 others requiring medical attention. On the ride there were 16 people who were not injured that had to be […]

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YJA tackles Rugby League

YJA tackles Rugby League

The main RAF website’s rugby league page states: ‘Every season the focus is on winning the Inter Services, developing players, maintaining a strong fixture list and providing an environment that allows the players to express themselves and feel proud to be representing the Royal Air Force.’ Whilst reporting on the 2-day UPS event at RAF […]

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YJA on the UPS: Hospital Emergency

YJA on the UPS: Hospital Emergency

The Uniformed Public Services (UPS) Competition, sponsored by Total Care Security, 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: 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: 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 […]