Join Us


Join us....

You can join us when you enter school year 8 or above. All are welcome and there is no waiting list or registration process, simply come along to one of our open sessions. Please contact us before you come along just so we are expecting you.

The open sessions last for about an hour.  Please come along with a parent at 7.30pm.  You will be given a presentation on the ATC and 2499 Squadron and have a chance to look at what the cadets are doing that evening.

If you then wish to join the ATC at 2499 Squadron you will do so on one of our induction nights.  Please come at 7.30pm on the induction night. The evening will start your training with the induction package.  You will stay for the rest of the evening and can be collected by your parent at 9.30pm.

Our next open evening will be on 4TH APRIL 2018 @ 7:30pm

The Open Evening part is where you come along with your parents to see what we do, the Induction evening is where you actually join the Squadron.

This will be at our NEW PREMISES - Elizabeth Park, Pyke Close,Wokingham RG40 1SZ

Find and Contact us...

We have new premises. From Wednesday 27th September we are meeting at the new Cadet Centre -  Elizabeth Park, Pyke Close,Wokingham RG40 1SZ


Squadron Mobile : 07934483533  Monday and Wednesday between 19:00 and 21:30.

Email - General

To contact the Squadron for any general matters, such as joining dates, event information or absences, use This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

This is a shared office account which is used by all staff for ATC work.

Email - Officer Commanding

If you would like to contact the Officer Commanding directly with any private or personal matters, please use This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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The #Team2499 High Speed Launch doing what it does best on the return leg #whatwedo

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Driving detail heads for home on HSL while relief takes the #slowboat on @wightlinkferry #Team2499

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Induction evenings - 2015

You are welcome to come and join us on the following evenings in 2015.....


Jan 12th
Apr 13th
Jul 6th
Oct 5th

Please arrive at 7.30pm for a short presentation and questions session for prospective cadets and parents. The cadets will then be invited to spend the rest of the evening (until 9.30pm) to participate in our activities.

Anyone in Year 8 and above is welcome to join.


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Induction evening - Monday September 15th

Induction evening - Monday September 15th

The joining age has changed! You can now join us when you enter SCHOOL YEAR 8, whether you are 12 years old or 13 years old!

First induction night will be Monday September 15th

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Next induction evening - Mon 30th June - 19:30 for potential new cadets

Check out the noticeboard at HQ for:

  • Isle of Wight Camp
  • Summer Camp


  • 5-a-side
  • WW1 Commemoration Parade
  • Wing Challenge
  • Wing Activity Day 


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Another Squadron Exam evening

Another Squadron Exam evening

Thanks to Bracknell college for hosting our exams! Good luck to all!




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Thames Valley Wing calendar online!

Thames Valley Wing calendar online!

The TVW calendar is now available online here:

It is promised to automatically update daily from the master calendar maintained by WHQ so should always have the latest information on courses, camps and activities.

If you see anything you want to be part of, check the Sqn Noticeboard or talk to the Adj.

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2013 Open & Awards Evening

2013 Open & Awards Evening

The Squadron held its annual open evening in November...

Those Results in full:

Photos in the Squadron Gallery.

And the drill display video:

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Exercise Quick Fix

Exercise Quick Fix

2499 return to Bramley Training Area at the behest of the Boffins...

Photos in the Squadron Gallery.

Oh and have you heard?

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