Partner is top cadet
Lymington Partner David Kirby is set to meet Princess Anne after being named national St John Ambulance Cadet of the Year.
The sixteen-year-old weekend assistant has been a member of the town’s St John Ambulance division since joining the order’s junior Badger Group, at the age of seven.
David’s first appointment as Cadet of the Year is at Buckingham Palace in March when he will act as an escort for the Princess Royal in her capacity as national St John cadet commander at the order’s Grand Prior Awards ceremony.
Taken from Chronicle: Volume 61, 14 February 2002