THESE Huddersfield air cadets have won a cross-country championship.

Cadets from the 59 (Huddersfield) Squadron beat 39 other squadrons from across South and West Yorkshire in the event at Barnsley.

They took team golds in the senior boys and junior girls categories.

Fourteen-year-old Beverley Cashin won the bronze medal in the Junior Girls category.

Flight Lt Emma Leech said: "It is a tremendous achievement. The cadets displayed fantastic teamwork."

Anyone aged 13 to 16 can join the squadron.

For more information on the Air Training Corps phone 01484 535779 between 7pm and 9.30pm Mondays to Fridays or visit the squadron website at