The RAF Air Cadets is the premier youth organisation in the the United Kingdom. 

2137 (Lymm) Squadron is the unit which covers the Lymm and South Warrington areas. Our highly qualified and committed volunteer staff work hard to foster a spirit of adventure and encourage an interest in aviation and the Royal Air Force. The organisation is voluntary and cadets can opt to participate in a range of activities and opportunities.

If you like to sound of what we do then please do get in touch and maybe visit us.

Pilot Officer Louis Clegg

Officer Commanding

WO I Sykes

Squadron WO

WO Sykes is ex RAF and has wealth of knowledge and experience to decant to the cadets. He also has an active training role in Fieldcraft, Shooting and Radio Comms.

Sgt V Sherwin

Squadron Training Officer

Sgt Sherwin is responsible for organising our Squadron training program and first aid training.

Fg Off L Clegg

Officer Commanding


Plt Off Clegg is accountable for the good running and management of 2137 Sqn.  He enjoys Shooting, Fieldcraft, Radio Comms and aviation subjects.

Sgt D Lightfoot

FMST & Supply

Sgt Lightfoot kits out all cadets and makes sure that they are properly equipped. He particularly enjoys teaching Field & Military Skills Training.

Sgt P Middlehurst

Adjutant & Radio Comms​

Sgt Middlehurst acts as an administrative assistant to a senior officer.

He is also responsible for looking after the squadrons comms equipment and provides comms training to the cadets. He is a full licensed Radio Amateur and has a professional background in electromechanical engineering, electronics and networking.

CI S Priestley


CI Priestley is an ex Cadet of 2137 Lymm Sqn and a Gold D of E holder. He has responsibility for STEM in the Sqn and helping with D of E training. He is a qualified Mechanical Engineer.

CI R Yarwood


Former 145 SQN cadet who retains an interest in aviation and the RAF.  Manages the Flight Simulator and teaches the Principles of Flight.

CI C Austin


Mrs V Sims


Mrs Sims is our squadron's chaplain, helping to reinforce the values of good citizenship with our cadets and assisting with their welfare. She is also responsible for formally enrolling new cadets into the squadron.

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