Boston squadron win cadet event

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MORE than 100 youngsters took part in a recent football competition organised especially for Boston area cadets.

And victory went to the 141 Squadron Boston Air Cadets after a penalty shoot out in the final with Holbeach Army Cadets.

Third place was won by Boston Fire Cadets with Lincolnshire police’s Boston Cadets coming in fourth.

PC Martyn Chambers, who organised the eventn at the Peter Paine Sports Centre, in Boston, said: “We all had a fantastic day and definitely intend to organise another tournament next year.”

More than 20 teams entered the inaugural Boston Area Cadet Football Competition representing Lincolnshire Police Cadets, Lincolnshire Fire Cadets, sea cadets, army cadets and air force cadets.

The event was sponsored by Lincolnshire Police with help from Boston businesses Scooby-Dos and Dewhurst Trophies.