Whitley Bay Sea Cadets have been praised for their contribution to a record year in the Poppy Appeal.
Officer in Charge Lt Jane Fox paid tribute to the cadets who gave up their time and raised £461.85.
Lt Fox said “We were privileged to have been invited to the presentation evening hosted by the Whitley Bay, North Shields and District Branch.
“It was a very special night, and we were all humbled at the ability of the Poppy Appeal to galvanise support from the local community.”
“Whitley Bay Sea Cadets are proud to remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice, and raise money to help those in need today.”